Day 11 – Blisters for 25ks to Torremejia

Day 11 saw me walk 2 big red blisters 25 ks to Torremejia. On the 13th September we all walked 25 kilometres from Villafranca to Torremejia which I can only remember, vividly, as MAJOR TERROR! Kinga, the Hungarian pilgrim, threw Continue reading Day 11 – Blisters for 25ks to Torremejia

Reflections on the First Part of My Camino

Now is as good a time as any to share some reflections on the first part of my Camino thus far.  I have just now received a photo of ME walking, taken by the Hungarian pilgrim I was about to meet Continue reading Reflections on the First Part of My Camino

Day 4 – Walking to El Real, Part 2

Part 2 of Day 4 – the walk to El Real, a mere (MERE!!!) 16 ks! I’ve been lost in the peregrinations of human nature and forgotten to share how this walking gig was actually going!  I want to share Continue reading Day 4 – Walking to El Real, Part 2

8 Days til Lift-Off to Spain to Walk

There’s only 8 days to go til lift-off – that’d be my butt on that plane to Spain to walk one of the Caminos. Thankfully, today is also the day when I finally finally donned the rucksack, forgot about having Continue reading 8 Days til Lift-Off to Spain to Walk

Walking Sticks

During my adventure on the long road out of town I discovered the necessity and reassurance of “the walking stick”.  So today I bought my own set and I’ll tell you why. During my 14 k walk last Sunday, I picked Continue reading Walking Sticks