- Portuguese Camino: Day 13 / Mealhada to Águeda
- Distance: 16.6 miles / Total 191.1 miles
- Time: 8 hours 30 minutes
- Ascent: 1,035’ Decent: 1,006’
- Weather: 55-75 degrees / sunny & breezy…cool enough for SmartWool shirt in the evening
My energy is fast fading when a car pulled over. The driver enthusiastically said, “Santiago!” He handed me a bag with a bottle of cold water and 2 chilled apples. Just what I needed. Just what a dozen other pilgrims needed today and also received.