Tales of Spain

The Camino Norte

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A day on my own – Having made the decision to go it alone I had a restless sleep and I am up early to dress and to take a walk along the Promenade to think things over and to make a plan. My first idea is to catch a bus straight to Oviedo and from there to start the two week walk on the Primitivo after a rest day. I leave at about seven intending to catch the bus but as I pass the yellow arrow that points  off to the right I cannot resist the thought of walking  and head out  along the river towards COLLUNGA where I will decide what to do next.P1010233

P1010232 Follow the river out of town

Mike and I had rarely actually walked side by side as he has a much faster walking rhythm than me, especially on hills. I had got used to…

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