Monthly Archives: October 2014

Home Again, Home Again

Arrived in Santiago the morning of October 12. The previous day I had walked 35 km and surprisingly was only tired, not hobbling or in pain. I had just come out of a cafe after an orange juice and pee … Continue reading

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To Pee or Not to Pee

Everyone should try peeing in a field while the rain is pouring down and you are already a bit wet. The prospect of someone appearing around the corner or driving along the road just adds a little zip to the … Continue reading

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I’m Lost

I lost my way today. I had wanted to take a route through the mountains instead of along the road.  One of the guys at the albergue told me how to find the turn off, but I went through the tunnel … Continue reading

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I Am So Lucky!

Oh my, what a beautiful day. After a night of squeaky beds and people snoring, then starting to get up at 5:30, someone finally turned the lights on at 6:30 with the comment “Well, I think we are all awake”. … Continue reading

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The Best and the Worst Day

Today was really hard. I’m not talking about heat and mileage. I had gotten really attached to the people here. We had a great dinner last night, lots of laughter, good food, and plenty of wine. Everybody made fun of … Continue reading

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