Most years in the month of May, you would find me in Spain or Portugal walking. Not this month. Or even not this year. Instead I am looking back on old trips. I find it is a suitable replacement. 2011 - I was preparing for my first trip, walking from Sarria on the first week... Continue Reading →
When your Mind is on the Camino but your Feet aren’t..
40 days and counting... Do you ever have a countdown to your next Camino ticking away? I bet you have. I use an application on my phone telling me the number of days I have left before I leave. I'm not sure if it's a good thing or not but each morning I get a... Continue Reading →
Being Camino fit (or Camino unfit in my case)
Once upon a time, in the not too distant past, I could walk 25 kms-30 kms a day and feel fine. Of course, I would stop for cafe con leches or cervezas, and a little snack. Walking these distances didn't cause too much trouble for me save for a few strains in my legs or the... Continue Reading →
September and Beyond…
Hi folks, I have been a little pre-occupied over the last few weeks so posts on the blog have been few and far between. However, I don't have long before my Camino from Santiago to Finistere in September. I'm really looking forward to this. It is new ground and I have heard so many good... Continue Reading →