Camino de Santiago

The Camino Imitating Life

The Camino Imitating Life

I’ve been thing about this blog post for a few days, I even posted some learnings from the Camino on my Facebook page, with tongue in cheek, partially at least. But I was thinking about some of the deeper learnings of the last 3 weeks.  Respect the undertaking. The walking of 800km, as with many […]

Dining on the Camino

Dining on the Camino

In the evenings we usually go out to dinner, although some hostels have cooking facilities, getting all your ducks in a row to bring a meal to the table can be logistically challenging. If you are late arriving to a village the small grocery shop will close at 2pm and not open again until some […]

Heart Warming Encounters

Heart Warming Encounters

A simple encounter at a hostel cafe in a small village called Rabé de las Calzadas about half way through our morning walk touched me in a special way. We normally take a longer break mid way through the walking day and today it was misty and cold so we decided to sit inside. The […]