Silken Hotel Ciudad de Vitoria
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
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Travel Blogs from Vitoria-Gasteiz
... visiting in other years got their purgatory time halved. For many years the route of the pilgrimage was seen as a money spinner for villages it passed through and French pilgrims often followed the Codex Calixtinus, a sort of early medieaval travel guide written by a French monk called Aymeric Picaud, who by all accounts was pretty rude about all the places and most of the people he saw on the journey. Hopefully you are finding my blog less ...
... and the rushes we typically deal with. Then is says, in referece to the Camino, "Will you get the hurry off you?". Those words are ruminating with me today.
We've met other couples since we left Pamplona and there is a recurring theme already. Each began with a sense they had arranged enough time to complete their Camino to Santiago and then have a bit of time left to explore Portugal, and then their actual progress was more slow than 'budgeted'. They were ...
... We have seen quite a bit of graffiti. I am usually not such a fan, however, today we came across a piece that was very well done. It was a picture of the Camino shell with the saying, "Buen Camino". The city of Logrono also had some great paintings in a tunnel. One was an abstract of pilgrims walking and the last was a map showing the path to Santiago. We walked past the church in Logrono that contains ...
... today in 32 C/89 F degree heat only logging about 25 kilometers. A tough day! Renee is exhausted and fast asleep. I am tired of typing on my phone's miniature keypad and am growing concerned that we must cover more ground in the days ahead to stay on schedule. Can't walk much faster with my new blisters and Renee's aching knee. Renee seems to want to lay up here for a rest day. I am inclined to slog along if it won't exacerbate our existing issues. Decisions to ...
Ventosa to Ciruena - 25.5 kms A great start to the day.... I think we were last out of the dorm around 7.30am. I decided to get my bag transported today due to a sore throat coming on and the blister on my right foot. Once we said our goodbyes to the wonderful (German) hostess, we headed straight to the cafe for....Bacon and eggs for breakfast!!! With coffee of course. (Spoke to Kyran who ...