Camino de Santiago

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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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Vigo to Arcade 23km

Walking out of Vigo

We slept in and took advantage of the hotel breakfast. A toasted sandwich never tasted so good. Sampling the fruit we were given yesterday was a nice surprise. The size and shape of

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San Amaro to Pontecesures 28.5km

Differences and Similarities

Today the walk from San Amaro to Pontecescures was pretty much the same as yesterday. Apart from a few more pilgrims including two couples walking against the flow from Santiago-with dogs! And sheep either

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Pontecesures to Santiago 27km

One Long Day instead of Two Shorter Ones

We walked from Pontecesures to Santiago, arriving a day earlier than expected.

Queuing for our Compostela

I write this as we stand in the queue to get our compostelas.

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