Portuguese Coastal Route Day 10 – Pontevedre to Caldas de Reis

On Day 10 of our Portuguese Coastal Route, my aunt and I hiked from Pontrevedre to Caldas de Reis (about 14 miles). Pontrevedre is definitely a town Iā€™d love to…

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Portuguese Coastal Route Day 9 – Redondela to Pontevedra

Day 9 of our pilgrimage on the Portuguese Coastal Route had us traveling 12.4 miles, from Redondela to Pontrevedra. It was a splendid day to walk. The weather could not…

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Portuguese Coastal Route Day 8 – Vigo to Redondela

Day 8 of the Portuguese Coastal Route saw us travel from Vigo to Redondela. The distance (10 miles to our lodging) was the shortest we had traveled between Porto and…

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Portuguese Coastal Route Day 7 – Baiona to Vigo

Day 7 of the Portuguese Coastal Route on the Camino de Santiago saw us travel from Baiona to Vigo. The February weather continued to be perfect for hiking. Vigo is…

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Portuguese Coastal Route Day 6 – From Portugal Into Spain

Day 6 of the Portuguese Coastal Route saw us crossing from Caminha, Portugal, into Baiona, Spain. The day was meaningful on multiple levels. Itā€™s always exciting to enter a new…

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Portuguese Coastal Route Day 5 – CarreƧo to Caminha

Day 5 of our Portuguese Coastal Route took us from CarreƧo to Caminha, the final town in Portugal before crossing into Spain. A Rainy Day of Walking It had rained…

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Portuguese Coastal Route Day 4 – Amorosa to CarreƧo

Day Four of our Portuguese Coastal Route took us 15 miles, from Amorosa to CarreƧo. As fate would have it, it was both Ash Wednesday and Valentineā€™s Day. Ash Wednesday…

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Portuguese Coastal Route – Day 3 – AguƧadoura to Amorosa

Day three of our pilgrimage on the Portuguese Coastal Route of the Camino de Santiago took us from AguƧadoura to Amorosa. Funnily, that wasnā€™t the plan. Our intended destination had…

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Portuguese Coastal Route – Day 2 – Labruge to AguƧadoura

Day 2 of our Portuguese Coastal Route pilgrimage took us from the coastal towns of Labruge to AguƧadoura. The weather stayed within the comfortable range of 50 to 60 degree…

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Portuguese Coastal Route – Porto to Labruge

In February, my aunt and I chose to hike the Portuguese Coastal Route of the Camino de Santiago. The Camino de Santiago is widely considered to be one of the…

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