Day 30.. Sunshine ….makes me happy….I don’t mind rain but walking 30 km in it wouldn’t be fun…this is the last 300 km of the Camino. I set off from La Virgin de Camino…take the alternative route and it’s very quiet, not another pilgrim or person in sight. Pass through a village that has huge […]Read more "The Way..Back on the Road again.."
Day 28 & 29… Explored Leon…a city with a lot history and beautiful culture. The cathedral has something like 194 stained glass windows, something special.Lots funky wee shops, markets and people enjoying life. There are two big old brick walls around the city, one is the wall to the hospital. It’s a diverse city in […]Read more "The Way…Rest days.."
Day 32…. 7 th November….30 km. Left Santa Catalina de Samoza…on a frosty morning..everything was white, it was -2degrees, rugged up ready for a big climb to the highest point on the Camino at Cruz de Ferro where the iron cross is…people place stones,photos of loved ones they have lost, or animals they have lost. […]Read more "The Way….Peace and Harmony."
Day 26. Last night turned out quite entertaining really, nothing to eat in town so managed to find space in the kitchen amongst the Korean having a big cook up to make sardines on toast. Then hung out by fire for a while before going to my room. The bar / cafe was below and […]Read more "The Way…..Light feet…Light body."
Day 24 My walking buddy decides to move on by taxi as today is 17 km with nothingness, just walking gravel and sealed roads, fields that have been ploughed, no houses or farms.I decide I am going to walk..26.6 km. The morning is cold but warms up by 11 o’clock, along the Way I find […]Read more "The Way…..Nothingness"
Day 22 Fromista to Carrion de los condes…knowing we had a good 20km to walk today we had a good breakfast…set off about 930am , the wind is up today and it’s chilly. Apparently we are blessed that it has been such good weather so far,normally it would be cold wet and windy here at […]Read more "The Way…Walk and Rest"
Day 20 The morning is crisp and clear, we set out along the country road and slowly start to climb up a gradual hill. I am sharing my awareness about what had come up the night before. The first day of my trip on The Way I met a lady who is French and 74 […]Read more "The Way….The Time and Place"