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Apr 24, 2018 - Cacabelos to La Faba

Day 23 - El Camino Maximum & finishing elevation = 893 m, minimum & starting elevation = 483m. 10 - 27 degrees. Sunny. We got up and out early, just after 7am. Walked the undulating hills for 8 kms to Villafranca de Bierzo. Vineyards ruled dotted with flowering fruit trees. Villafranca del Bierzo was nestled into the base of a mountain, castle, cathedral, beautiful. We breakfasted on Tortilla. Then, headed out into the mountains. River on our left, road on our right, the mountains towering above us on both sides. We wound around the...

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Jun 21, 2010 - "Are we there yet?" & The Trauma of the Cows

Day 27: Villafranca del Bierzo to La Faba, 24 km, 7.5 hrs Today was horrible. There have been days where I have been in more pain, and we have walked further distances, but this day was absolutely awful, and I would say the worst day of this Camino by far. I guess I´ll just go about it chronologically, because there really is that much. The pain in my back started up by km 2, so I knew it was going to be a long day. The whole day was going to be a long ascent up a mountain, ending with 8 km very steeply uphill. But we weren´t walking on...

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