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A time for beginnings and a time for endings…

May 9 I headed out into the dark and misty morning at 5:45am. All but Leslie, me and two other hikers were still soundly asleep. Me to the one hiker who followed me out to check the weather without his … Continue reading

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Today and Tomorrow: the Camino clock winds down

May 8 5 o’clock in the morning came fast!!!! But it was worth it! A moment of humor this morning when, a 6 o’clock, I attempted to leave through three different doors only to find them all locked!!! 😮 With … Continue reading

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O Dark Thirty

May 7 With the afternoon sun getting hotter, I decided to head out at 6 am, head lamp on, to gain more steps in the cool of the day and to enjoy a few hours of quiet before our newer … Continue reading

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Hot day; Hot mess

May 6 Sunday morning, we stepped out before the rest of the new pilgrims but got slowed down at breakfast. Good news: that put us in Regina’s bubble. Bad news: the heat of the day slayed us and, when we … Continue reading

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On the road again!

May 5 Success! 23 kilometers at a slower pace and we are back on the El Camino. Goooooo Leslie! Um, like THAT’S a BIG tree! Taking a coffee tea break. Baa baa black sheep! 100 kilometers to go!!! See the … Continue reading

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Zero Day Blues

May 4 – Rest Day in Sarria Let me just say, it’s REALLY difficult to stop walking for an entire day when that has been your job for a month! Having said that, sleeping 10 hours when we’ve been up … Continue reading

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Brown’s Descent or the Willy nilly slide

May 3 The title of this post is one of my favorite Robert Frost poems, and although there were still plenty of ups today the downs were, indeed at times, willy nilly slides aka quite steep and loooong! The cloud … Continue reading

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