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John Brierley Camino Frances Guide
This guide is one of the ones that has been around for over 15 years. Updated yearly. Please read the reviews.
Camino Way Markers
Original Camino Way markers made in bronze. Two models, one from Castilla & Leon and the other from Galicia.

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    catheriam reacted to Raggy's post in the thread Bored walking with Haha Haha.
    Here's a song for when the monotony of putting one foot in front of the other becomes overwhemling:
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    catheriam updated their status.
    Portugal Dreaming for a Year-Long Stay 2022-2023
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    catheriam reacted to mspath's post in the thread 10 Secret Corners in Santiago with Like Like.
    In this reportage Eva Abal briefy describes and maps ten Secret Corners to visit in Santiago; all are off the basic tourist route.
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    catheriam replied to the thread Getting Small.
    A YouTube ad came on this evening from a company out of Barcelona. Has anyone else viewed this ad from their Kickstarter campaign?
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    catheriam reacted to Dennis White's post in the thread COVID Porto Update? with Haha Haha.
    Covid has played a part in tempering my impulsiveness.
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    catheriam replied to the thread COVID Porto Update?.
    Thunderstorm predictions for mid-Missouri and especially Columbia presented a narrow window of walking opportunity today around 1:00 pm. I was in the middle of a video with dishes in the sink ... and I just strapped on my new Merrels and headed...
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    catheriam replied to the thread Proper Bag Transfer Etiquette.
    Oh in Spring 2002, even thinking taxi-backpack meant a frown of great judgment was visited upon one: "This is not the pilgrim Way! Your Camino will not count unless you walk every inch and suffer!" I did not walk every inch, I had one taxi...
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    Here's the part your neighbors are missing -- after you have put your right and left feet in and and have shaken them all about, you do what? Why, "you put your whole self in, you put your whole self out, you put your whole self in and you shake...
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    Bob, I am in mid-Missouri and "stuck" with the closest waling option 5 minutes drive away, the Katy Trail, a reconverted railroad line which snakes 240 miles through the Show Me State. And is it flat! Flat, flat, flat! On a bike, for instance...
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    catheriam replied to the thread Where did that Town Go??.
    So, I am not alone? Whew! My first Camino (2002) was on the CF and in 2012, It thought to repeat it. Wait, what? Where is that town/church/alburgue? It was NOT up a hill, now way! Or, was it? Cartoon of Catherine with head exploding! I was...