Category Archives: Camino de Madrid

Stage 31 – Sobrado dos Monxes to O Pedrouzo, 39.4 km

This might not be a very long post as I am rather weary after my log hike in the hot sun. Today I planned to take another variant to the main camino. I had rough instructions that someone had kindly … Continue reading

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Stage 30 – Friol to Sobrado dos Monxes, 27 km

Last evening we met up with a couple of women (Dutch and German) and ate with them at a rather nice restaurant near the church (can’t remember the name), 13 euros for a menu. Rather expensive but also rather nice. … Continue reading

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Stage 29 – Lugo to Friol, 27.8 km

Today was shakeup day. Diverging from my plan. Separating from my spreadsheet. I am not looking forward to joining with the Camino Frances and its hordes of pilgrims, many of whom will only be walking the last hundred km and … Continue reading

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Stage 28 – Castroverde to Lugo, 22 km

On how quickly things change! When I looked out of the window this morning I could see a perfect crescent of moon and a lone twinkling star in the dark sky. In the clear sky. It was the first time … Continue reading

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Stage 27 – Fonsagrada to Castroverde, 35 km

It was a cold, misty, dark morning. I was up and ready to leave early because this was going to be a long day. I walked out at 06:20, my earliest start to date. It had been raining a few … Continue reading

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Stage 26 – Castro to A Fonsagrada, 21.1 km

Well, that was short and sweet! I worked out my stages for this camino a couple of months ago now and I am sure I applied good sense and logic, but I can’t remember what any of it was now. … Continue reading

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Stage 25 – Berducedo to Castro, 27.1 km

Yesterday afternoon some locals seemed to take delight in telling us that there would be storms today, and their prophecy of doom was supported by the weather forecast. It was indeed raining when we left this morning, but not heavily, … Continue reading

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