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Camino Addendum #1

It’s been almost two weeks since we completed the Camino.  It still doesn’t feel real, but I did want to add a few extra thoughts: 1). The water bottle pictured above accompanied us from Paris across all 500 miles and … Continue reading

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The Way, Day 43

[Finisterre] We got kind of a late start this morning and had to rush to the bus station by nine.  From there we spent two and a half hours trying not to be ill on the bus to Finisterre (something … Continue reading

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The Way, Day 42

[It’s official!] Today begins the process of resetting and healing.  We were both awake at 5:30, and both drifted in and out of sleep until 8.  I took stock of my body by doing some yoga – the strength in … Continue reading

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The Way, Day 41

[Cathedral in Santiago de Compostela] Total Distance: 16.5 km Total Time: 3.75h Total Euro:  77/person Route:  Amenal to Santiago de Compostela 500 miles, 37 days, three mountain ranges, two days of rain and only one fight later, E and I … Continue reading

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The Way, Day 40

[Forest] Total Distance: 23.4 km Total Time: 6h Total Euro: 51/person Route: Arzua to Amenal Mistakes were made.  We intended to stay in Arco O Pedrouzo tonight, but idiocy conspired against us and we ended up in Amenal.  But let me … Continue reading

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The Way, Day 39

[A ❤ E] Total Distance: 29 km Total Time: 7h Total Euro: 29/person Route: Palas de Rei to Arzua All the gloominess of yesterday seemed to dissipate today.  Waking up was hard, but once we were on our feet, both … Continue reading

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The Way, Day 38

[Bridge in Portomarin] Total  Distance: 24.4 km Total Time: 6.5h Total Euro: 32/person Route: Portomarin to Palas de Rei Palas de Rei feels very sad.  Maybe it’s the gloomy weather, maybe it’s that it’s a festival day and everything is … Continue reading

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