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Also, stay updated with all of our articles that reflect our thoughts and ideas on how to be a pilgrim in our current, stressful and rushed culture. You too can slow your life and your adventures with the mindful travel style of the pilgrim.

"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."




Nov 09, 2020

Camino Sanabrés Ebook

Our Camino Sanabrés eBook is a fully informative guidebook in a digital only, PDF format, full of information and photos to assist you in finding your Way.

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Oct 28, 2020

Ourense, Spain ~ A Historic, Thermal Crossroads on the Camino Sanabrés

Ourense, Spain, is a delightful place to spend a day, touring the historic town, and/or soaking away all your Camino aches and pains.

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Oct 25, 2020

Puebla de Sanabria ~ A Medieval Fortress on the Hill

Puebla de Sanabria is a fabulous place to take a rest day on your Camino Sanabrés, and just be a tourist for a while.

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Oct 10, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, Day Seventeen, Susana to Santiago de Compostela, 10.3

Our day seventeen on the Camino Sanabres from A Susana to Santiago de Compostela, was a short and joyous day, starting at the Pico Sacro.

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Oct 06, 2020

Day Sixteen, Camino Sanabrés, Bandeira to Susana, 23.1 Km, 14.35 M

Our day sixteen on the Camino Sanabres from A Bandeira to A Susana was a day of ups and downs, both on the physical journey and in our hearts and souls as well.

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Sep 30, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, Estación de Lalín to Bandeira, Day Fifteen, 22.3 Km

Our day fifteen on the Camino Sanabrés from Estación de Lalín to Bandeira

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Sep 20, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, Cea to Estación de Lalín, Day Fourteen, Part Two

Our day fourteen on the Camino Sanabrés, from Cea to Estación de Lalín, part two, felt long and hard. It was a Herculean day!

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Sep 20, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, Cea to Estación de Lalín, Day Fourteen, Part One, 32

Our day fourteen on the Camino Sanabrés from Cea to Estación de Lalín was a magical day, perhaps my favorite of all on this Camino!

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Sep 01, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, Ourense to Cea, Day Thirteen, 22.4 Kilometers (14 Mi)

Our day thirteen on the Camino Sanabres from Ourense to Cea consisted of a tough morning climb, but on the beautiful cobblestone Royal Road, the Camiño Real, taking the pilgrimage traveler through fascinating medieval hamlets along the way.

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Aug 27, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, Xunqueira de Ambía to Ourense, Day Twelve, 22.7 Kms

Our day twelve on the Camino Sanabres from Xunqueira de Ambía to Ourense was a long walk, on mostly pavement. The Camino follows along on the same road for more than half-way, then on roads through the industrial areas of Ourense, the amazing medieval town of Seixalbo.

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Aug 08, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, Vilar de Barrio to Xunqueira de Ambía, Day Eleven

Our day eleven on the Camino Sanabrés from Vilar de Barrio to Xunqueira de Ambía was another rain-soaked day, however, this gentle rain was manageable.

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Jul 31, 2020

The Camino Sanabrés, A Laza to Vilar de Barrio, Day Ten, 19.7 Km

Our day ten on the Camino Sanabres, from A Laza to Vilar de Barrio was another fabulous day of walking on beautiful mountain paths, and very little pavement.

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Jul 22, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, A Venda da Capela to A Laza, Day Nine, 24.4 Kms

Our day nine on the Camino Sanabres from A Venda da Capela to A Laza, was a joyous walk on high mountain paths and roads, with stunning views.

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Jul 17, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, A Gudiña to A Venda da Capela, Day Eight, 10 Kms

Our day eight on the Camino Sanabres from A Gudiña to A Venda da Capela was very short and not-so-sweet in the wind and pouring rain, ending in a taxi ride.

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Jul 15, 2020

Camino Sanabrés, Lubián to A Gudiña, Day Seven, 24 Kms, 14.9 Miles

Our day seven on the Camino Sanabres from Lubián to A Gudiña was a long and strenuous walk, almost entirely on forest paths!

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Recent Articles

  1. Camino Sanabrés Ebook

    Nov 09, 20 08:05 AM

    Our Camino Sanabrés eBook is a fully informative guidebook in a digital only, PDF format, full of information and photos to assist you in finding your Way.

    Read More

  2. Ourense, Spain ~ A Historic, Thermal Crossroads on the Camino Sanabrés

    Oct 28, 20 01:21 PM

    Ourense, Spain, is a delightful place to spend a day, touring the historic town, and/or soaking away all your Camino aches and pains.

    Read More

  3. Puebla de Sanabria ~ A Medieval Fortress on the Hill

    Oct 25, 20 03:07 PM

    Puebla de Sanabria is a fabulous place to take a rest day on your Camino Sanabrés, and just be a tourist for a while.

    Read More


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