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Nearly there

Day 38 Melide to Arzua

Day 39 Arzua to Arua

31 May 2014

Subtle Changes on the Camino

The sights, sounds and smells have changed again-if subtly. For the last three days we have heard the buzz of a chain … Read the rest

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2 June 2014


After 40 days of walking across Northern Spain, sleeping in a different bed every night and meeting lots of lovely and interesting people we arrived in Santiago and the forecourt of the Cathedral at 2:30 pm

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Celebrating Quietly


Getting our Compostelas

After arrival in front of the Cathedral we spent some time having photos taken and reciprocating. The way to get the whole cathedral in behind the person is to lie down!

Then we

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Beggars and the botafumiero

4th June 2014

Relief that We Made It

The day after arriving in Santiago after completing the Camino is one of relief. A day where there is no longer a concern that you might not make it. You have made … Read the rest

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Which way?

Santiago to Negreira

6 June 2014

The Signage is Different Now

Forgive me if I have already told you this! We learnt early on that the symbol of the Camino (the scallop style shell) is more than a symbol. It’s … Read the rest