​Melida to Aruza; Camino to Santiago De Compostela 

​We left Melida just before 7 am to walk the 14k to Aruza; despite the short distance we aheaded out early as the days are getting hot, temperatures of 31C were expected.  We walked down beautiful country lanes.  Crossed small creeks on stone bridges.  But most magical of all was passing through the eucalyptus forest. … Continue reading ​Melida to Aruza; Camino to Santiago De Compostela 

Leaving Sarria for Portamarin, Camino to Santiago De Compostela 

We walked past the Church of Santa Marina, past this wonderful mural and on to Portomarin today,  24k, 6.5 hrs, 36,500 steps. One if our longer days. The Galician countryside is beautiful, most beautiful were the stone bridges. We have seen considerable more people on the walk. When I checked the statistics last night over … Continue reading Leaving Sarria for Portamarin, Camino to Santiago De Compostela