Monthly Archives: May 2013

06/05/12 Day 17. Villacazar de Siga – Ledigos 29.4km

 We were up and away by 07.30 and walked to the next village to have breakfast then hit the road for Calzadilla de la Cueza which was 23km away. The day is sunny but cool, ideal for walking. The trail … Continue reading

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05/05/12 Day 16. Itero de la Vega – Villacazar de Sigra. 29km

Woke at 07.30 to find yet another wet day outside. As there was no breakfast available in town we walked 6km to the next village but when we got there every place was closed. We then had to walk another … Continue reading

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04/05/12 Day 15. Hontanas – Itero de la Vega. 25.6km

Clothes and boots were dry this morning but we were both tired as we did not sleep so good on the thin mattresses. Iggy is still suffering with the shin splints and I have a sore throat and a headache, … Continue reading

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03/05/12 Day 14. Burgos – Hontanas. 30km

We were up, packed and gone by 07.30. We took the river walk out of Burgos which is more scenic. Iggy is suffering from shin splints today and I am a bit slow to start. These rest days are maybe … Continue reading

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02/05/12 Day 13. 0.0km Day of rest.

We slept through until about 08.30 then headed out after morning ablutions and had breakfast in a bar/cafe. Strolled around for a while the went to a camping shop to buy nikwax for my boots as they need a spruce … Continue reading

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1/05/12 Day 12. May Day. Ages – Burgos. 24km

This morning was a beautiful clear morning with blue skies and just a hint of frost. We headed towards Burgos at 08.00 after breakfast. The path was a rocky and long steady climb through military lands up to Matagrande at … Continue reading

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30/04/12 Day 11. Belorado – Ages. 27.5km.

Headed off at 07.50 after a nice breakfast. Its cold again with drops of rain. We planned to have a short day today. We were to walk 12km to Villafranca Montes de Orca but as usual we got there early … Continue reading

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