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Oct 4, 2013 - Mons - the twilight zone

This morning we all take off for a long hike up to a neighbouring town, Mons (no rest for the weary!). It was a bit of a training hike as we climbed and climbed and climbed (but only about half of what we will climb on our first day on the Camino Trail). The trail took us along roads, through olive groves, past old stone fences, along creeks and along creek beds, but mostly up, up, up to about 850m. After what was a challenging walk we arrived into Mons and there was no fanfare, no parade, no balloons………..as a matter of fact there was...

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