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Monthly Archives: September 2017

“Mist”-ical Morning and Monumental Descent

We began our stage today in Foncebadon, a mountain village with a single unpaved street. We delayed leaving until 7:20 so as not to do too much mountain climbing in the dark, only to discover we were in the midst of very dense fog. It was pretty cool…

Astorga and Beyond

Yesterday was a long, hot stage to get to Astorga, a town with Roman roots. We were too tired to write, so today I’ll combine two days…

Villar de Mazarife

We’re out of León and in a little bitty town on the ‘scenic route’. We made excellent time but my toe is in severe distress. 28.5 km to walk tomorrow. Ouch…

León

Some photos from our 2 days in Léon where we are enjoying a rest day. We have said goodbye to some pilgrim friends that were moving on and regained other friends we had left behind…

Quiet Afternoon

Enjoying a Little Oasis We’re 12 km out of Leon in a delightful albergue. Due to our extra walking yesterday we can relax this afternoon in the garden with free wifi and some drinks. Laundry is drying on the line. Tomorrow and the next day we’ll be at a hotel (yay…