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From Leon to You

Greetings from Leon…well kinda.

I am about 20 km past Leon in a small town called Villar de Mazarife. The alburgue I´m staying in tonight is what kept me from moving on to the next town and possibly catching up with some friends I have met on my trip. 988 more words

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Two countries, similar legend

Legend of Santo Domingo de La Calzada     (Saint Dominic of the Causeway)

Santo Domingo was a medieval priest from the Spanish regions of La Rioja and Burgos (Castilla y León). 447 more words

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Day 22 -- Santiago de Compostela (0 miles)

Friday, October 24, 2014 — a final lazy day in Santiago.

We all met for breakfast at 8 am; it seemed luxurious to sleep until 7:30 in a bed with sheets! 386 more words

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Movie Review - The Way (2010)

Director: Emilio Estevez

Stars: Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Deborah Kara Unger, James Nesbitt, Yorik van Wageningen

Tom (Sheen) is golfing one day when he gets a call that his son, Daniel (Estevez) has died while attempting a pilgrimage along the Camino de Santiago. 354 more words

Feeling fat

I feel fat. I am fat. I’m not just saying that, I really am fat. I’m not obese but I am overweight and so I do need to lose weight for my health’s sake. 213 more words



What’s the best day of your life? The day you got married? The birth of your first child? That’s what most people expect you to say, but today I experienced a full spectrum of emotions and raw happiness. 1,648 more words

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Camino Lesson #1: Be here, now.

Fall, as a season, is a transition. It’s warmth to cold, sunshine to darkness, long days to short. In the past five years it’s been a strange kind of season for me; it’s either been the start of a slide into something not so great, or else the beginning of something new and wonderful. 857 more words

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