German chancellor Angela Merkel had a taste of the Camino de Santiago, as part of her 2-day visit to Santiago de Compostela. Merkel walked 6km of the St James Way from Pedrouzo to Lavacolla, along the famous French Way Camino route, with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy before getting to discuss serious matters with Spanish officials. Today, she is visiting the cathedral in Santiago, according to reports from local newspapers.
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