Camino de Santiago Portugues Day 5

What a glorious day. Early morning cloud cover turned partly cloudy skies with a slight breeze – perfect walking weather.

No highways today! 

Wooded paths, floral paths, a few muddy paths and small town streets.

We love our coffee stops. Cafe con leite (milk) for 4 of us and cafe Americana for Chappy. 

Today we feasted on Mealhada’s local speciality Leitão à Bairrada (suckling pig). Delicious!

36,654 steps and 15.53 miles. 

Short day but our legs and feet are trashed – eating Ibuprofen like candy.


 


10 thoughts on “Camino de Santiago Portugues Day 5

  1. Jose Antonio

    Wonderful pictures, my friends….I had no idea…now you are trekking again, but now in Portugal, so close to Salamanca, … I know Coimbra and other beautiful places but no the Camino de Santiago.
    Espero que lo disfrut’eis y alg’un di’a nos veamos.

    Un fuerte abrazo

    Jose Antonio y familia

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