On every camino, as is in life, we have Angels. These are the people that come into our lives, seemingly quiet, and leave an unforgettable footprint on our lives and especially hearts. On the Camino you will always have a Camino Angel – and most likely several of them. These are the people who cross your path… Continue reading Camino Angels
In my quest to heal some Camino Blues, I ran into this post on the 20 Truths About Walking the Camino by Rachel Rueckert 20 truths about walking the Camino de Santiago 20 TRUTHS ABOUT WALKING THE CAMINO DE SANTIAGO 1. Sometimes you’ll say “buen camino” when you really mean “go to hell.” Buen-effing-Camino to… Continue reading 20 Truths About The Camino
For those of you planning your future Caminos, I’m sharing my Camino Packing list with you – from the big things (Backpack, shoes, sleeping back) to the small details (shampoo and toothpaste), and everything in between. Big Stuff Backpack: REI Stroke 29 The REI Stroke 29 was my Camino Backpack of choice – and at… Continue reading Camino Gear (2016 Edition)
As I finished my Camino, Mom joined me in Santiago the next day. We then came up with a brilliant plan – rent a car for 2.5 days and drive through Portugal – down to Lisbon, and back up – with random stops along the way. And return on Thursday night back to Santiago in… Continue reading Portuguese Adventure
Almost there. 2 days to go.
Today I hit 1 million steps on the camino (according to my Fitbit). I have covered roughly 645 km in 31 days so far. About 5 more days to go and I will be in Santiago. My body, spirit and mind love walking across this lovely country… My feet on the other hand are starting… Continue reading Day 31 – Sarria to Portomarin (24km) & 1 Millon steps.