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Santiago or Bust!

October 24th (Thursday) – 6 pmA Concha Café, LavacollaToday’s Walk: Salceda to Lavacolla Like the walk into Sarria, J’Nell and I get rained on from the moment we step out the door this morning until we reach our hostel in Lavacolla.  But thankfully it is mostly light precipitation and not much wind until the end,…

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The Highest Point of the Journey

Monday, October 14th – 9:30 pmAC Marriott (Rm 401), PonferradaToday’s Walk: Foncebadón to Ponferrada Today was one of the most memorable experiences on the Camino. J’Nell and I reach the highest point we will travel (1,515 meters or 4,970 feet) on the Frances Way of St James, spend hours up in the gorgeous and serene…

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Hiking Back to High Country

Sunday, October 13th – 8:08 pmRoom 1 at La Posada del Druida, FoncebadónToday’s Walk: Castrillo de Los Polvazares to Foncebadón At 8:45 am J’Nell and I are treated to a brilliant sunrise rising over the exact center of town, casting a golden glow on the cobblestone street.  Simply stunning.  I would have liked to have…

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