because you never know when their person is the bar owner, who will give you loads & loads of (almost) free food because you took time to play with the doggie & kitty before ordering lunch.
I am now in Castrojeriz, kicking back after burning up 10km in 2 hours again. Me FTW! I´m going to play around for a few more days, take a rest in Leon, then off to Sarria for the Great Galician Gallop!
BTW, I get the feeling I am talking to myself, so please leave me a short message to let me know you stopped by. I haven´t heard anything from anyone in weeks and am getting a bit worried that you all have fallen off the face of the planet.