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  1. Dennis White

    A quieter Camino, Maybe?

    After our first and 'test run' Camino from Leon to SdC mid 2018 we decided before we finished that a full distance Frances was on the agenda. Initially planned for 2021 until we became aware of the holy year, have decided on Aug/Sept 2022. Is the year following a holy year back to normal or is...
  2. Dennis White

    Our Leon to Santiago de Compostela Camino.

    My wife and I commenced our Camino ex Leon on June 23 arriving in Santiago on July 9. We walked 15 days having 2 one day breaks at Villafranca del Bierzo and Portomarin. We had a very successful Camino in all aspects of our expectations and capabilities and may well return. I can best sum up our...
  3. Dennis White

    Horses into Galicia

    My wife and I are commencing C/F from Leon in June. There is a reference in the Brierley Guide between Herrerias and O'Cebreiro to hire horses from Al Paso stables for the climb up. Has anyone chosen to do this and/or is the option still available as sounds interesting for something a bit...