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"In each of us dwells a wanderer, a gypsy, a pilgrim. What matters most on your journey is how deeply you see, how attentively you hear, how richly the encounters are felt in your heart." ~ Phil Coustineau, from his book, "The Art of Pilgrimage."




Aug 19, 2018

Day Seven on the Camino Inglés Hospital de Bruma to Sigüeiro, 24.46 Km

Our day seven on the Camino Inglés was to be our longest thus far.

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Aug 16, 2018

Day Six on the Camino Inglés, Presedo to Hospital de Bruma, 12.97 Km

Our day six on the Camino Inglés was short, yet difficult, as the relentless hill-climbing continued. At least the Way here was rural, mostly shaded, and on quiet forest lanes for most of the day.

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Aug 14, 2018

Day Five on the Camino Inglés, Betanzos to Presedo, 11.26 Km (7.06 Mi)

On our day five of the Camino Inglés, cracks were starting to show in our spirits and bodies. It is yet another day of serious climbing, this time with a climb at the end of the day, into Presedo. We lifted one another by taking frequent rest stops and water breaks.

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Aug 12, 2018

Day Four on the Camino Inglés, Miño to Betanzos, 11.28 Km (7.01 Miles)

Our day four on the Camino Inglés was another trip through the lovely Galician countryside, starting from sea level in Miño, climbing steeply, then ending at sea level in Betanzos

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Aug 09, 2018

Day Three on the Camino Inglés, Pontedeume to Miño, 10.9 Km (6.77 Mi)

Our day three on the Camino Inglés was one of my favorite stages on this Camino, walking through the lovely Galician countryside, with a very steep hill climb out of Pontedeume on the way to the albergue in Miño.

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Jul 25, 2018

Day Two on the Camino Inglés, Neda to Pontedeume, 14.5 Km (9.01 Miles)

Day two on the Camino Inglés is a nice, but mostly uphill walk through the historic medieval town of Neda and onward over the hills, to cross the Eume River into another medieval town of Pontedeume.

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Jul 22, 2018

Day One on the Camino Inglés, Ferrol to Neda,14.04 Km (8.72 Miles)

Day one on the Camino Inglés takes us from Ferrol, around the estuary of the Ría de Ferrol and into the town of Neda, Spain. While there are periodic strenuous hill climbs, this day follows the river predominantly.

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Jul 16, 2018

Day Two on the Camino Inglés, La Coruña Arm

Our day two on the Camino Inglés, of the La Coruña arm was another steep uphill climb, though short and sweet.

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Jul 12, 2018

Day One on the Camino Ingles, La Coruna Arm

Our day one on the Camino Inglés, of the La Coruña Arm was a long jaunt through urban areas, a riverside park and country roads, with lofty views after a very long, very steep climb at the end of the day.

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Jul 03, 2018

The Camino Portugues Ebooks ~ Guides from the PilgrimageTraveler.com

Now you can purchase our Camino Portugues Ebooks, taken from our web pages, to use as your own personal guide.

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Jun 22, 2018

Day Twenty-One on the Central Route of the Camino Portugues

Day twenty-one on the Central Route of the Camino Portugués was a day for digging deeply into myself and my Camino experience.

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Jun 19, 2018

Day Twenty on the Central Route of the Camino Portugues

Day twenty on the central route of the Camino Portugués can be very long or very short, depending on your desires.

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Jun 15, 2018

Day Nineteen on the Central Route of the Camino Portugues

Day nineteen on the Central Route of the Camino Portugués was another fabulous walk through the Portuguese countryside, then a tour through the medieval city of Valença, an international crossing of the Minho River and the grand finale in the medieval Spanish city of Tui.

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Jun 12, 2018

Day Eighteen on the Central Route of the Camino Portugues

Day eighteen on the Central Route of the Camino Portugués is mostly off-pavement on paths and cobblestone lanes and includes a rigorous climb in the middle of the day on the ancient Roman road, the Via Romana.

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Jun 04, 2018

Day Seventeen on the Central Route of the Camino Portugues

Our day seventeen on the Central Route of the Camino Portugués was a very long walk for me. It was however, full of charm and our ongoing comraderie which made the miles go by quicker than otherwise. We continued to help Magdalena, however, she made her own road as well.

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