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The place is magic and beautiful. But as a the great places it attracts a lot of people. So if you... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
CristinaOlivotto
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Amazing views

Spent a night here during my recent camino. The last high uphill climb and it was worth it... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Scott W
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South Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

The place is magic and beautiful. But as a the great places it attracts a lot of people. So if you really want to enjoy it as a pilgrim, wait until 18 when most of the crowd is gone and only locals and pilgrims are...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Spent a night here during my recent camino. The last high uphill climb and it was worth it. Beautiful views (almost 360 degrees). Very limited accommodations, some restaurants and a number of tourist shops. Famous for its delicately flavored soft white cheese. The Santa Maria...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

If you’re on the Camino, this is a rather steep walk up. But you can drive here as most tourists do. This village is essentially a museum as it was completely restored for tourists. There is no other industry here but shops, restaurants, and hostals....More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

A very small Hamlet off the beaten path, but popular with pilgrims walking the Camino de Santiago. It's worth a 20 minutes stop after taking the winding road to reach it.

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

It is a ancient celtic village, totally restored. She views are astonishing and the atmosphere is very pleasant.

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Beautiful town--if it is not raining. Loaded with tourists on buses and some hikers doing the Camino de Santiago

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Make sure to stop and visit the Church and the small area of shops. Such a wonderful spot in one of the highest Camino spot. I would suggest to sit and watch the "peregrinos" arrive

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

From the last village, Villafranca del Bierzo, you go to O Cebreiro. You can stop in the Laguna de Castilla, 2 kms before O Cebreiro but take into consideration that the hostel is expensive and the place has nothing to offer. Going to O Cebreiro...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

A certain famous travel writer says this “impossibly quaint hobbit hamlet.” It is Celtic in origin, hobbits lived in underground dwellings. The “palloza”, thatched round dwellings that house the people and their cattle in one room. Please see for you self a little bit of...More

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