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Day 4: O'Cebreiro to Portomarin

Up and down.

We started the day by being driven back to the top of the mountain by taxi after last night’s descent to our hotel. 407 more words

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Day 3 Ponferrada to O'Cebreiro

The hardest bike ride of my entire life. The climb up to O’Cebreiro had grades of up to 23%. I was able to stay on my bike for the first part of the mountain climb, but after that had to mostly walk and push the bike. 306 more words

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Our hotel in Leon (Day 0)

Our hotel in Leon for day 0 was Hotel Real Colegiata San Isidoro. It is part of a complex that includes the church of San Isidoro which holds the relics of the saint and the pantheon of the king’s (called the Sistine Chapel of the Romanesque and holds the remains of 23 kings, queens, and nobility of the kingdom of Leon). 70 more words

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