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
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 was the longest day yet. And you’d think I learned last time around not to walk more than 25km. Today was long, hot, and included a couple of blisters at the end. But it also included fabulous views, lovely friends, and a local bon fire party. We left today at 4am so that… Continue reading Day 25 – Rabanal to Ponferrada (33km). The longest day yet.
Back to walking. My feet (and the rest of my body) are very thankful for a 2-day rest. Feet are healed, muscles relaxed, and spirit ready to walk again. I am now back on the part of the Camino that I walked in 2013. Let’s see how different this stretch is.