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Day 34 Astorga 24k A trail that joins the more famous Camino Frances at this small city. The walk is easy and all in the nature and the huge cathedral of Astorga soon presents on the horizon. There are two must visit sites here. Gaudis castle and the impressive gothic cathedral with its Romanesque facade. […]

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Day 33 La Baneza 23k An early start and a really pleasant walk for most of the way alongside the river. The last few kilometres over some large hills to this pueblo. A nice clean well kept albergue which I share with a french pilgrim. 5 euro for the night is normally the going rate […]

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Day 32 Alija de Infantada 21k A shorter day and still cooler weather and walking with the Spanish guys is great. They get to a village and know just where to find the bar. Still straight walking and the stony paths are taking there toll on my boots!! I feel ever single pebble now and […]

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Day 31 Benavente 27k This trail to rejoin the Camino Frances is straight north and again today on wide tracks but thankfully with lots of pueblos in between for refreshment stops. My Spanish amigos are still with me and as with most Spanish pilgrims they enjoy late nights. Benavente is a big town and it […]