June 10, 2016: Viana to Logroño

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A beautiful portico…
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But only ruin inside and…
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…empty spaces
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All underpasses have graffiti, and the graffiti almost always includes an homage to the Camino
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We see vineyards and  orchards all along the Camino
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These roses are ubiquitous along the Camino, in the most unexpected places
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Homeowners along the Camino take great pride in adorning their house facades
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Another view of the same house.
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Storks build their nests high up on poles of all sorts, including electrical poles.
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Judging by the number of baby strollers we see in Logrono, the birds are faithfully carrying out their job to deliver babies to families!
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No plain street lights; all must be adorned!  Over the tops of trees and houses church spires reach towards heaven, guiding pilgrims.
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Finally a sign posted by this lovely clump of roses identifies them  as “Camino Roses,” which seems to be their official name.
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An elderly gentleman  sits down beside me and begins feeding the doves, who flock around him. They eat out of his hand