189 Photos - May 9, 2012
Photo: Stairwell at St Dominic's monastryPhoto: At the cryptPhoto: Altar where I said MassPhoto: Cathedral early this morningPhoto: Lunch todayPhoto: Beauty and symmetryPhoto: Nun's choir.Photo: Calamari − bit chewyPhoto: So, what are razors?!Photo: Vespers this evening at S PilayoPhoto: Mary & Joseph's CaminoPhoto: Church of S PayliaoPhoto: Highly recommended but closed restaurantPhoto: This afternoon's walk, interesting shot.Photo: People practicing for death, a good exercisePhoto: Another shot this afternoon − hot.Photo: More of the afternoonPhoto: It's difficult to stop walkingPhoto: Beauty natural & humanPhoto: Photo: More simple beautyPhoto: Up to the lightPhoto: My Benedictine is everywherePhoto: Met with the Dutch pilgrims againPhoto: Mass this morning in the CryptPhoto: Where I left the stone.Photo: The body of SantiagoPhoto: The body of Santiago 2Photo: Cathedral last eveningPhoto: Sunset last eveningPhoto: I could swear this is a pilgrim cloudPhoto: Cathedral this morningPhoto: Cathedral this morning 2Photo: Another view.Photo: Little Benedictine passing byPhoto: Next to the Church or S Benedict.Photo: Photo: South steps this morningPhoto: Embracing the statue of SantiagoPhoto: Close up of the statue of SantiagoPhoto: Climbing the stairsPhoto: The Jesse Tree and SantiagoPhoto: Jessie tree depicting the history of SalvationPhoto: Holes made in the marblePhoto: Interior of the Cathedral.Photo: Christ and Santiago welcoming PilgrimsPhoto: Door specifically for Portuguese pilgrimsPhoto: I entered it again quietly this morningPhoto: Photo: Photo: My roomPhoto: Incense againPhoto: The Clouds risePhoto: MassPhoto: Arriving in SantiagoPhoto: Arriving 2Photo: Good mentPhoto: Who could not recognise him in a crowd?Photo: Quiet moment before the cityPhoto: Ancient cross, can you see the pilgrim?Photo: CrossPhoto: Cross againPhoto: Early morning, clear sky all the wayPhoto: Earlier this morningPhoto: Roses out in forcePhoto: Last of the ancient pathPhoto: Farms and more farmsPhoto: Monte SantiagoPhoto: The hermitage that spoke to me todayPhoto: Chapel locked − Santiago looks throughPhoto: At the rock of SantiagoPhoto: Thriving at the rockPhoto: Really quite chipper. Nice beanie to boot, David.Photo: I sat here with SantiagoPhoto: Santiago, hat behind and ready to strollPhoto: GloryPhoto: Statue of Santiago 2Photo: Proclamation on the MontePhoto: Again Santiago behind the grillePhoto: Santiago's chapelPhoto: Fountain of DiegoPhoto: Santiago baptising a few disciples. Apparently, there weren't so manyPhoto: Hermitage again − ah is this not happinessPhoto: Stairs called Hell, Purgatory and GloryPhoto: HellPhoto: PurgatoryPhoto: Closer to the pilgrimPhoto: Modern statue of the pilgrimPhoto: Photo: Photo: Labourers coming in for lunchPhoto: And again but more blueish collar labourersPhoto: Espresso and local hooch − powerful stuffPhoto: Fried fresh fish with salad (leaves actually)Photo: Benedictines everywherePhoto: Poor brother feet in hot, 
thermal watersPhoto: Beauty on today's walkPhoto: Apologies, one more of the roadPhoto: Path through the vinesPhoto: Fusion of land and vineyardsPhoto: Old Camino with Pilgrim crosses every kilometre or soPhoto: Santiago facing the CompostellaPhoto: Photo: Roman bridge just for pilgrimsPhoto: Bridge close upPhoto: Approaching the pilgrim's bridgePhoto: Marker on the Roman canal.Photo: The way today.Photo: More of the way on the wayPhoto: Evening farePhoto: Evening 1Photo: CasualPhoto: Gathering at duskPhoto: Near where I'm stayingPhoto: Tapas lunch - speciality: pimentosPhoto: With tortillaPhoto: From my ice−cream seat.Photo: Under the quaint city there are real worries of Greece defaultingPhoto: Statue of SantiagoPhoto: Mary as pilgrimPhoto: ClosedPhoto: The feminine SantiagoPhoto: The square.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: We're all on the CaminoPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: German chums againPhoto: Ponte da LimaPhoto: Photo: Roses en routePhoto: Santiago shrinePhoto: Fernando making supper last nightPhoto: Dorm last nightPhoto: Lunch yesterdayPhoto: Yesterday walkPhoto: Barcelos iiPhoto: Now for a beerPhoto: BarcelosPhoto: Photo: The road todayPhoto: Beauty is a painkillerPhoto: San Pedro churchPhoto: St Pedro - from the exteriorPhoto: Beauty en routePhoto: Damn them Romans were goodPhoto: The river that is the CaminoPhoto: Vilarinho − missed that onePhoto: Cobbles cobble onePhoto: Pretty much todayPhoto: Shoulderless − scaryPhoto: Arcos