Day 18. Ponferrada (0 km)

Today we stayed “at home” in Ponferrada.  There was a church hall where a number of procession floats were on display. The perfume of thousands of flowers filled the air. Next, a visit to the Museo del Bierzo in the site of a former jail. A tour of the Templar Castle. Three hours sitting on…

10. Bus to Leon

MB is sadly following the Via de la Plata track on her phone and looking out the bus window. She wanted to get out and walk, but I assured her that more suitable terrain awaits us. The bus ride is actually quite interesting. We’ve passed fields and fields, rolling hills, and a few towns. Off…