Day 9: Ventosa to Santo Domingo

Frank and Mikey were awoken this morning by Gregorian chanting. In fact, the albegurge in Ventosa starts playing it from 6am until the last pilgrim leaves. In theory, this is really neat - almost magical. In practice, it's the equivalent of playing "Flight of the Bumblebee" with only one cashier while in line at the … Continue reading Day 9: Ventosa to Santo Domingo

Day 8: Logroño to Ventosa

After a short 10km walk, Mikey arrived in Logroño and met up with Frank. A university town of 125,000, Logroño is also the capital of La Rioja - the famed wine producing region in Spain.     We walked around the old town for a bit and checked out the 14th century Catedral de Santa Maria … Continue reading Day 8: Logroño to Ventosa