For those who plan on walking the Camino de Santiago, the legend has it that pilgrims are to bring a stone to the Cruz de Ferro, where they will lay it at the cross, a symbol of the burden they have had to bear as they walk to Santiago. Many leave messages along with their rock. Not long before arriving at the Cruz de Ferro, I came across this display of rocks available for pilgrims to buy. Perhaps many do not know of the traditions….
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