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Post camino blues

It’s me! I’m back from the blog-block that has gripped me for the last couple of months. Returning home from a big adventure sometimes takes a bit of adjustment. After the initial celebration of catching up with loved ones, sleeping … Continue reading

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Rest day Guimaraes

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Camino Mozárabe por Trujillo, stage 24, Magacela to Rena 25 km

Today’s distance 25 km Elevation gain 176 m Elevation loss 215 m Total distance from Almería 604 km The distance shown on the elevation profile is wrong. From Magacela to Rena was 25 km (I forgot to turn off my … Continue reading

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Camino Mozárabe stage 13 – Alcuadete to Baena 26 km

Today’s distance 26 km Elevation gain 321 m Elevation loss 493 m Total distance from Almería 320.5 km I have been asked about my group of camigas and the changing numbers. We set off as five from Almería. Sadly after … Continue reading

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Camino Mozárabe stage 1 – Almería to Santa Fe de Mondújar

I forgot to turn on my gps for a while so the distance walked was perhaps 1km longer than stated below Today’s distance 24 km Elevation gain 254 m Elevation loss 81 m Total distance from Almería 24 Nine Pilgrims … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Caminos de Madrid & San Salvador

It’s hard to believe that almost three months have passed since I finished my 2017 camino.  I’ve spent quite some time going through my photos and video clips to put together the movie you can see at the top of … Continue reading

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Stage 24 – Campiello to Berducedo, 27.4 km

Just before I turned in last night the heavens opened and it poured down – I know not for how long, but I was hoping that the more that fell during the night, the less would be available to fall … Continue reading

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