Day 25: Arzua to Monte de Goza

We got off to an early start, and covered quite a few miles before breakfast. Our major goal today is to cover some 40km (24+ miles) in order to arrive in Monte de Gozo (Mountain of Joy) by tonight. This will put us some 5km from Santiago at our ending stop tonight and allow us … Continue reading Day 25: Arzua to Monte de Goza

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Day 24: Portomarin to Arzua

Days can begin so gently and end with such vengeance. Today was that kind nd of day. We leisurely crossed a small bridge leading out of the city and began our nature hike. Sure, we had the giant crowd following from Sarria, but the air was fresh and our feet were light. Oh, well... As … Continue reading Day 24: Portomarin to Arzua

Day 12: Burgos to Sahagun

After resting in Burgos, it was good to get back on the open road. Still, as you can see, the weather has not been very cooperative. Frank and Mikey spent the day alternating between jackets and short sleeves. Uncertain skies lay ahead. These hobbit-looking dugouts were pretty awesome. We happened upon the hamlet of Moratino … Continue reading Day 12: Burgos to Sahagun

Day 11: Belorado to Burgos

Today was Frank and Mikey's longest journey. However, it was not entirely by foot. Weather, healing feet, and time constraints led us to skip ahead 1 day via bus. So here's what happened: We started early this morning and were making good time. We walked through several villages and even stopped for a decent breakie.  … Continue reading Day 11: Belorado to Burgos