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Sep 20, 2013 - Hola from Ventosa

Now at a great albergue in Ventosa after climbing in the bright warm sun through vineyards in the Rioja region just before the grape harvest. The vines are hanging heavily with luscious, plump grapes. Twice now I've plucked one off and popped it in my mouth. Each time the sweet, complex taste made me laugh out loud. Here are just a few more "catch up" stories: 1)last week, as I was leaving Roncesvalles , I encountered a kilometer posting along the road :. After a grueling first day on the Camino I did not view this as an encouraging sign....

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