A short history about the origins and stories behind the Medieval book, the Codex Calixtinus. The Codex is known as the book of Saint James. I will discuss the five separate books in the Codex Calixtinus along with the different composition of the book itself and the music contained in… Read more About The Codex Calixtinus: The Book of St. James published April 03, 2019 at 05:33PM by Admin.
The Colourful Locals Route segment: 28 Friday 3rd November 2000 The letter boxes in the main post office in “Santiago” And that’s the end of my first and second Camino. In the words of Forest Gump, “That’s all I have to say about that…” But I did go back again… Read more Monte De Gozo to Santiago De Compostela published February 19, 2019 by CaminoGuy.
The refuge at “Arzua” Route segment: 27 Thursday 2nd November 2000 The refuge at “Monte De Gozo”… Read more Arzua to Monte De Gozo published February 18, 2019 by CaminoGuy.
The lighthouse at “Finisterre” Route segment: 26 Wednesday 1st November 2000 I have hired a nice car and redone the whole Camino by car taking more photographs on the way. It takes three days to do and at the end I decide to go to “Finisterre”. The journey would normally… Read more Arzua to Finisterre published February 17, 2019 by CaminoGuy.
The river crossing on the way to “Ribadiso De Baixo” Route segment: 25 Sunday 29th October 2000 The refuge at “Ribadiso De Baixo”… Read more Palas De Rei to Ribadiso De Baixo published February 16, 2019 by CaminoGuy.
The bridge over the river at “Melide” Route segment: 24 Saturday 28th October 2000 … Read more Gonzar to Palas De Rei published February 15, 2019 by CaminoGuy.
These strange structures “horreos” were to be found everywhere in Galicia Route segment: 23 Friday 27th October 2000 Only 100Km to go !! The refuge at “Portomarín” The river and sunken village at “Portomarín” … Read more Barbadelo to Gonzar published February 14, 2019 by CaminoGuy.
The refuge at “Sarria” Route segment: 22 Thursday 26th October 2000 Strange mural on the church at “Sarria” The refuge at “Barbadelo”… Read more Calvor to Barbadelo published February 13, 2019 by CaminoGuy.
This bar was at the top of the nasty hill, just at the right spot ! Route segment: 21 Wednesday 25th October 2000 The great view on the way to “Triacastella” The very strange tree on the outskirts of “Triacastella” I didn’t like the look of the refuge at “Triacastela”.… Read more Hospital Da Condesa to Calvor published February 12, 2019 by CaminoGuy.
The view from the new roadway after a long climb looking south Route segment: 20 Tuesday 24th October 2000 The view from “O Cebriero” looking north The old refuge at “O Cebriero” The view from “O Cebriero” looking south A monument just before reaching “Hospital Da Condesa” The sleeping area… Read more Ruitelán to Hospital Da Condesa published February 11, 2019 by CaminoGuy.