Another mystical city. Another good day. James left just before us and since he walks faster than we do, his tracks in the wet road were the only evidence we saw of him.
We are surprised at the number of folks at our refuge for the night. There is a fork in the road in two days. The choices are north to Astorga on the Camino Frances, or west toward Ourense on the Camino Sanabres. If the alburgues are full the next two nights, we will need to go north. If not, we will turn west.
Weather: Low 52 High 59 Threatening skies that waited until we reached Zamora to open up. It's been raining most of the afternoon, but we are inside now.
Quote from RA's journal: "Where did all of these new faces come from?"
Tips for pilgrims: Several folks walked the highway today to avoid the mud. We took the Camino and it was certainly muddy. The choice depends on your preference, we dislike asphalt. The mud would have been worse if it had rained on us during the walk.