Tag Archives: Camino

Wrong Way? Right Way?

I have noticed that yellow arrows, the standard waymarking of previous caminos, are not so prevalent and obvious on this Camino. Google Maps wants to put me on the highway in some sort of death defying camino of its own. … Continue reading

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Everybody’s Got a Hungry Heart

I’ve been away from Vancouver just over five weeks and at the albergue for about three weeks. It wasn’t an easy transition for a variety of reasons. I found myself at loose ends and feeling quite restless until about a … Continue reading

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My Heart Will Shine

I asked a friend the other day “Is it weird that I like being on my own but also don’t like being on my own?” The last few weeks of my massage course were challenging. Despite going by quickly, I … Continue reading

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Done! Starting!

Another camino begins right on the heels of one that finishes. I have just finished taking a spa therapy program. It ran 18 weeks and involved all manner of massage and bodywork instruction. As it ran its course over the … Continue reading

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Day 16 Hornillos de Camino to Castrojeriz

Guess what happened today? Tomorrow finally came. The sky was dominated by clouds as we started, and I alternated between wanting to take my jacket off and being glad it was on. After my fabulous breakfast of cheese, chocolate and … Continue reading

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Day 15 Burgos to Hornillos de Camino

Breakfast, feet and hit the road. I was absolutely thrilled to see a woman I had met on the first day, on the plane coming to Spain. She was walking with a woman named Barb, from Australia. We puttered along … Continue reading

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Day 7 Ayegui to Los Arcos

Today was marked by a number of highlights. 1. I found this wonderful product yesterday for blisters. It’s like a knitted tube with a gel casing on the inside of the tube and one cuts off as much as needed … Continue reading

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