Spanish for the Camino

 

I help pilgrims learn the Spanish they need for their walk across Spain on the Camino de Santiago.

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Walking through Galicia

Walking through Galicia

Once you start walking through Galicia, you'll start seeing several new architectural elements, some of them quite frequently. They're not exclusive to Galicia. But they are more common here. In this post I'm goign to tell you a little bit about 3 of them. Two of them...

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It’s hot on the Camino

 It's hot on the Camino | ¡Qué calor! (it's so hot). We're experiencing extremely hot weather in Spain (and Portugal) at the moment. It's not the first ola de calor (heat wave) of the year, but it is the worst so far. It has even reached Galicia. I don't remember...

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The cathedral rooftop

We're going on a tour today. In Santiago. A tour of the cathedral rooftop. I'd been wanting to take this tour for a while. I was finally able to do it a couple of months ago and I was not disappointed. It was fantastic and I highly recommend it.   About the...

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Muxía

Muxía

After making it to Santiago de Compostela, many pilgrims decide to continue on to the sea, to the 'end of the world' in Fisterra. Others prefer to go to Muxía, also on the same stretch known as Costa da Morte (coast of death) but further north. And some, of course, go...

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Pontevedra

Pontevedra

As you may already know, soy de Pontevedra (I'm from Pontevedra). I grew up here, then lived abroad in Ireland for a few years and moved back here in 2014. Oh! And I love the place. There are so many things I'd love to tell you... but this post would go on forever....

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