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Grijo to Porto 15.4 km

I Almost Gave Up

THIS IS HARD! I thought about censoring this post but decided to just say it how I feel. I could have quit yesterday. Many people walk in stages eg from Lisbon to Porto

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Vila Cha – Rio Alto 22km

No Decisions to Make

The advantage of having one set of clothes for walking and one for night time is that there is no daily decision making on what to wear. The disadvantage is putting on damp

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Rio Alto to Antas 21km

Rio Alto to Antas 21km with an additional about 5km wandering back and forth.

A Good Start

How pleasurable it is to wake up all cosy and warm under a sleeping bag,  in a little room not

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Afife to A Guarda 15km

Leaving Portugal

It was with sadness in my heart that we left Portugal today. While the walk was hard and I could have quit quite a few times,  in the end it’s the good times that will

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Mougas to La Ramallosa 19km

Wet Boots

Wearing freshly laundered (again at no cost) clothes, I put off pulling on my still soaking wet boots until I could procrastinate no longer. We let ourselves out of the hotel at 8:00am. My feet

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