(Somehow these photos got lost in my computer and I've found them only now).
It's hard to imagine how difficult it must be for people to live along these stairs, everyday climbing up and down, carrying their shopping, going to school or work, rain or shine. Long, steep, narrow steps, lots of steps!
The hike did not end there. We still had to climb down, many, many steps down.
Two dogs were sleeping by the stairs, they didn't even move when we passed by them:
I also noticed this interesting cross:
And at the end of the class it was time for a group photo: