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I left O Cebreiro under snow and sleet in May 15, 2013. It was cold but not as much snow as in the photo. The problem was that being May, I had no suitable clothing to cope with the cold and the snow. It was my birthday and it was hard, I must admit!
I was thinking of starting May 15...to arrive in Santiago on my birthday mid June (in a couple years). I did not expect that I would encounter snow. Was this an uncommon snow fall? I know one should be prepared for anything, but...