12 • Minaya

Once I passed through the town and the industrial area which took about an hour and a quarter, the Camino opened up again with all her beauty. There was a difference today however, with the introduction of green which brought another dimension to the landscape.

  THE RETURN OF THE STONE SHEPHERD DWELLINGS AND A CHANGE IN THE COLOR PALETTE....

THE RETURN OF THE STONE SHEPHERD DWELLINGS AND A CHANGE IN THE COLOR PALETTE....

  ALTHOUGH IN DISREPAIR STILL HAS BEAUTY

ALTHOUGH IN DISREPAIR STILL HAS BEAUTY

  GREEN. BACKGROUND A SOLAR ENERGY FARM

GREEN. BACKGROUND A SOLAR ENERGY FARM

  GREEN

GREEN

Refreshing to have green again, didn’t realize how much I missed it and how it softens the light and reflection.

  SHARING PART OF THE WAY WITH DON QUIXOTE

SHARING PART OF THE WAY WITH DON QUIXOTE

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  ONCE OUT OF LA RODA AND IT’S INDUSTRIAL AREA IT WAS A QUIET, STONEY ROAD ALL THE WAY

ONCE OUT OF LA RODA AND IT’S INDUSTRIAL AREA IT WAS A QUIET, STONEY ROAD ALL THE WAY

  NOT A SOUL ALL DAY

NOT A SOUL ALL DAY

  BEAUTY DISTRACTED ME FROM MY BLISTERS

BEAUTY DISTRACTED ME FROM MY BLISTERS

 Apologies, for much of the same, but it was exceptional today

Apologies, for much of the same, but it was exceptional today

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  TOWN ON THE HORIZON BUT AFTER YESTERDAY’S EXPERIENCE, I DIDN’T GET MY HOPES UP

TOWN ON THE HORIZON BUT AFTER YESTERDAY’S EXPERIENCE, I DIDN’T GET MY HOPES UP

  AN HOUR LATER, SEE WHAT I MEAN

AN HOUR LATER, SEE WHAT I MEAN

  FINALLY ARRIVED IN MINAYA

FINALLY ARRIVED IN MINAYA

Moorish word meaning “ wide and visible road” well named for sure!