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    512 replied to the thread Food lessons for life.....
    Re: #5 Restaurante La Compuerta on Calle Cervantes across from the Dia. We got there as they were opening and the paella wasn't ready. They fed us snacks for 20 minutes, then we got fresh hot paella that was about 50/50 rice/goodies. Best paella...
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    512 replied to the thread Food lessons for life.....
    For me it was: always say yes. In a bar in one day we weren't sure what to order and the owner offered to make us something Asturiano tipico. Sure, why not? That was our introduction to fabada. Also, if you don't know what something is on a...
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    512 reacted to CWBuff's post in the thread A Homage to the Steely Eyed Locals - :) with Like Like.
    John Lennon c.1970 ;)
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    Thank you. It was right on the tip of my tongue 😉
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    I don't remember who this is. Not my wife, the other guy.
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    I’ve been reading the forum posts for more than a decade, and I think it’s safe to say that the route that gets the most disagreement is the Portugues starting in Lisbon. So much so that the owner of one of the albergues along the way recorded...
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    512 replied to the thread What was your meltdown point?.
    My wife and I did the Norte in 2017. She had never hiked before, never camped or stayed in a hostel, and we did a "proper" camino: up early, stayed (almost) exclusively in albergues, walked every day. She had 9 meltdowns on that trip. 9. I know...
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    My wife and I were "charged" by a small dog while walking through a village on the Norte. I pointed my hiking pole at it, just to keep it away from my ankles, and the owner intervened. Not sure who he was yelling at. He said either "Cabron! No...
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    512 replied to the thread REI Trail 40 pack.
    I had the opposite problem; I ended up buying the women's with the shorter torso. My wife and I both used one on the Norte this summer. Fantastic bag, IMO, very comfortable and great contents access. Plenty big for the camino and slides right...

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