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  1. HalfDomeOrBust

    Comment by 'HalfDomeOrBust' in media '8C35B1EF-49C7-4044-A320-241DBE272167.jpeg'

    Patty and I will be back to Acebo as Hospitaleros first fortnight in July 2022~~
  2. HalfDomeOrBust

    Comment by 'HalfDomeOrBust' in media '10 mintes until Cirauqui'

    What month of the year did you take this picture? Thank you.
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    Rain Gear

    Hello Sang, I prefer to wear a rain coat with hood and carry a small hiking umbrella. I sweat very bad in a poncho so much that I seem to create my own rainy weather system inside of a poncho.
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    Happy New Year to everyone.

    Happy New Year from our home to your home! ┏━━┓┏━━┓┏━━┓┏━━┓ ┗━┓┃┃┏┓┃┗━┓┃┗━┓┃ ┏━┛┃┃┃┃┃┏━┛┃┏━┛┃ H A P P Y N E W Y E A R ┃┏━┛┃┃┃┃┃┏━┛┃┏━┛ ┃┗━┓┃┗┛┃┃┗━┓┃┗━┓ ┗━━┛┗━━┛┗━━┛┗━━┛
  5. HalfDomeOrBust

    Comment by 'HalfDomeOrBust' in media 'Alto del Perdon'

    Great Picture Robo and It's good to see the Pilgrims again.
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    A note on reserving beds and the spirit of the Camino

    Agreed!!! I was somewhat in awe that there remains a concept that donativos are free or almost free as possibly suggested by the lead poster in this thread —possibly not. (We then walked into a village and immediately saw an albergue that wasn't on any of the guidebooks; we got beds for 6...
  7. HalfDomeOrBust

    The Fragrance of Spain

    David, as if I needed another Reason To do the Portuguese…. PS I love the smell of grapes and wine
  8. HalfDomeOrBust

    Comment by 'HalfDomeOrBust' in media 'June 2016'

    Thank you Mike. After countless Camino's since 2016 I have grown fond of this view!!
  9. HalfDomeOrBust

    Guthook Guides, is it reliable?

    And, Lets include Guthook for the 1300 mile Florida Trail!! It has been my go to App for the Fla Trail and everyone else that I met on the trail...
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    My Camino regret!

    I regret eating that "American" Hamburger in Pamplona as I got horribly sick with food poisoning which lasted until Logrono. Ugh....... I continued to move on but away from my Camino family :)
  11. HalfDomeOrBust

    Necessary to book albergues between Leon and Ponferrada?

    Hello Thomas, I can share with you that 1. the Albergue Domus Dei Parroquial in Foncebaden, 2. the Albergue Parroquial "Apóstol Santiago" in El Acebo, and 3. the Albergue de Peregrinos San Nicolas de Flue in Ponferrada are open and there have not been full beds as yet. These are all donativo...
  12. HalfDomeOrBust

    Is the Camino an addiction, an obsession or something else?

    Alan, For me, It is a way of life...Both giving and receiving....
  13. HalfDomeOrBust

    How do you repair Atlus rain poncho?

    Good Advise Jeff. That is how I do it.
  14. HalfDomeOrBust

    14th Century statue found in river near Sanitago

    Remarkable. Thank you so much for sharing this!!
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    Favorite Shoes/Boots??

    My first Camino I wore hiking boots but after that first year every subsequent Camino I have worn Sandals and trail runners. What a difference!!
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    Camino with a cpap machine

    My experience is that Pilgrims tend to be on the compassionate and sharing side if they know that there is a need for someone to have the power plug over night.
  17. HalfDomeOrBust

    OBSOLETE COVID THREAD Do you still feel like walking?

    I still wish that I could walk the Camino again this year but I am extremely fearful that if I got sick could i make my way home again?
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    FREE Kindle copies of TWO BOOKS :)

    Thank you!!
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    Yet another cemetery to ID

    Yes I can spell it! But never the same way twice!! :cool::cool:
  20. HalfDomeOrBust

    Yet another cemetery to ID

    Found this that may be more recent...
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