Just when things couldn’t get more fun or weird. We got off the Camino’s beaten path – okay, lost – first on purpose and later by accident. As a result, we experienced all kinds of uniquely Galician surprises.
To begin with, walking from Santiago to Finisterre feels different from the Camino to Santiago. Late starts are normal. Crowds are rare. Only a small fraction of pilgrims walk it. It felt, at times, like we were walking alone.