We’ve become fixtures at our hotel. This cutie thinks we’re part of the furniture!
Today there’s a small celebration of local food delicacies – gastronomico Camino Frances – free tapas with each drink which, for me anyway, meant a free slice of cheese cake with my black tea.
It’s not the rich cheese cake we’re used to, but something much lighter. I haven’t been able to identify the ingredients : a little almond flour maybe, and a very light form of cream cheese … perhaps. Whatever, it’s very easy to digest.
We’re ready to move on, now. But I’m going to miss this place. The concern from the staff when they realised I was sick has been heartwarming. My first dinner, they added flowers to my side salad – sadly, my stomach wasn’t up to salad at that stage. And then, this morning, when I ordered my first full breakfast – nothing elaborate, tostadas y tomate, orange juice and coffee – there were big smiles from the hotelier.
We went for another shorter walk today, along the route to Sarria – it’s likely we’ll be walking it in the dark tomorrow; sunrise isn’t until 8:51am.
Tomorrow, we go that way: