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Day 22, Tuesday, October 29

Day 22: Outside Trabadelo. On this day I wanted to take an alternative route into the mountains but with this cloud ceiling that would have meant zero visibility. Took the low route instead - but it turned out great later

Day 22: Outside Trabadelo. On this day I wanted to take an alternative route into the mountains but with this cloud ceiling that would have meant zero visibility. Took the low route instead - but it turned out great later

 
In La Portela de Valcarce. I believe this bar/hostal appeared in a Danish TV-series on the Camino. Recognized it.

In La Portela de Valcarce. I believe this bar/hostal appeared in a Danish TV-series on the Camino. Recognized it.

 
In Ambasmestas: Another great-looking albergue, \

In Ambasmestas: Another great-looking albergue, "Casa del Pescador" with its own little lake and right next to Rio Valcarce

 
In Vega de Valcarce. Clouds have lifted. Looks much better ahead.

In Vega de Valcarce. Clouds have lifted. Looks much better ahead.

 
In Vega de Valcarce. Clouds have lifted. Looks much better ahead. Look at those beautiful autumn colours

In Vega de Valcarce. Clouds have lifted. Looks much better ahead. Look at those beautiful autumn colours

 
With Australian Robyn close to La Faba. Enjoying the autumn colours

With Australian Robyn close to La Faba. Enjoying the autumn colours

 
With Australian Robyn close to La Faba. Climbing into the mountains

With Australian Robyn close to La Faba. Climbing into the mountains

 
With Australian Robyn close to La Faba. Climbing into the mountains

With Australian Robyn close to La Faba. Climbing into the mountains

 
Claus and Australian Roby at La Faba. Robyn came here to walk the camino every year. This was her 7th time. And she started somewhere in France so, she already walked more than 1000 km.

Claus and Australian Roby at La Faba. Robyn came here to walk the camino every year. This was her 7th time. And she started somewhere in France so, she already walked more than 1000 km.

 
Claus and Australian Roby at La Faba. Robyn came here to walk the camino every year. This was her 7th time. And she started somewhere in France so, she already walked more than 1000 km.

Claus and Australian Roby at La Faba. Robyn came here to walk the camino every year. This was her 7th time. And she started somewhere in France so, she already walked more than 1000 km.

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk.

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk.

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk.

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk.

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

 
Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

Shortly after La Faba. Now it gets really beautiful. This is probably THE best day of the entire camino walk. Look at those colours

 
Day 22: Entering Galicia

Day 22: Entering Galicia

 
Climb to O\'Cebreiro. But I did not know yet what to expect

Climb to O'Cebreiro. But I did not know yet what to expect

 
Climb to O\'Cebreiro. But I did not know yet what to expect

Climb to O'Cebreiro. But I did not know yet what to expect

 
Another, older cross, in remembrance of a pilgrim - I think?

Another, older cross, in remembrance of a pilgrim - I think?

 
Bronze statue close to O\'Cebreiro

Bronze statue close to O'Cebreiro

 
O\'Cebreiro at some 1500 meter altitude. Chilly, medieval and extremely interesting

O'Cebreiro at some 1500 meter altitude. Chilly, medieval and extremely interesting

 
An american and an argentian pilgrim next to the bar where I had coffee. When I turned from this photo - there was Elisabeth! She had caught up with me. So amazed.

An american and an argentian pilgrim next to the bar where I had coffee. When I turned from this photo - there was Elisabeth! She had caught up with me. So amazed.

 
German Birgit that I met with Dieter in Leon. They sent me this photo. Not sure, where it is taken.

German Birgit that I met with Dieter in Leon. They sent me this photo. Not sure, where it is taken.

 
German Dieter that I met with Birgit in Leon. They sent me this photo. Not sure, where it is taken.

German Dieter that I met with Birgit in Leon. They sent me this photo. Not sure, where it is taken.

 
Evening, day 22, at Liñares, Albergue Linar do Rei a few kilometers after O\'Cebreiro. No restaurant, but Italian Margharita cooked Pasta al Dente for us. From left: Korean CheHun (I think), Taiwanese Luby, Austrian Elizabeth and Italian Margharita. Despit

Evening, day 22, at Liñares, Albergue Linar do Rei a few kilometers after O'Cebreiro. No restaurant, but Italian Margharita cooked Pasta al Dente for us. From left: Korean CheHun (I think), Taiwanese Luby, Austrian Elizabeth and Italian Margharita. Despite her young age of 30, Luby has already vistited 36 countries including Denmark and spoke English extremely well.