Camino Sola 2015: Day Nine – Palas de Rei to Casa Milia

In the morning we had breakfast downstairs and in came M, who seemed to always pop up unexpectedly. She had secured the last bed in the biggest albergue in Palas de Rei at about four in the afternoon the day before – and we came into town about six! If we were going to have any … More Camino Sola 2015: Day Nine – Palas de Rei to Casa Milia

Camino Sola 2015: Day Eight – Portomarin to Palas de Rei

A week into my Camino Sola I was sitting outside the Mirador, where I had arranged to have breakfast with A and B, only to find that two bus loads of teenagers had booked the entire café. Shame, because the view from there is spectacular as the sun rises and you can see the remains … More Camino Sola 2015: Day Eight – Portomarin to Palas de Rei

Camino Sola 2015: Day Six – Triacastela to Sarria (and The Sarria Thing)

Leaving Triacastela you have to make a choice – turn to the left and follow the 25 km path to Samos, once one of the most powerful monestaries in Spain and still an interesting place to see and visit or even stay; or turn to the right and take the shorter 18 km path via … More Camino Sola 2015: Day Six – Triacastela to Sarria (and The Sarria Thing)