Walking from Valença

It was a hot day, overcast and humid. The arrows took us from the train station to the walled city of Valença. Winding around the walls to the river we encountered a few other pilgrims.

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Tui is an unremarkable town, cute historic section with typical stone structures surrounding the church. A few pilgrims we already looking for accommodations to get out of the heat.

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We met 4 ladies from Ireland just before we came upon a small roadside cafe, which the 6 of us stopped to enjoy. a couple of bears and a fresh tomato tapas hit the spot!

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Our destination for the day was in O Porriño in a somewhat tacky and run down hotel, Hotel International is not one I would recommend.

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