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Camino Diary Entry #22

#22 Emails home from the Camino Belorado to Atapuerca 31kms 9 hours A big day ahead, another early start! Gwyneth is getting speedier in the mornings only taking an hour and a half! The 20 minutes we used to spend at home doing up our faces is now spent on doing up our feet with […]

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Camino Diary Entry #20

#20 True Pilgrim Dining? Santo Domingo dela Calzada The dining room staff had obviously landed the job as penance – probably for being the youngest novices! Our delightful young girl from India (in the middle of the Camino in Spain?) started to serve the soup – packet chicken noodle from a stainless steel bowl!

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Camino Diary Entry #19

#19 Camino Diary The novel experience of Hosperderia Cisterciense.   (Santo Domingo dela Calzada).The door swung in on a sparsely furnished twin room. Narrow single beds were neatly draped in brocade quilts. The television looked so old we were surprised to find it really was a ‘colour tv’.There was one very small

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Camino Diary Entry #16

Emails home from the Camino Logrono to Najera 31kms 8 hours #16 By 6 am it was out of bed as the singing on the street continued. Big disappointment this morning with no sign of the missing sock and with sad face, we left town! Picking our way through

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Camino Diary Entry # 15

Emails home from the Camino Rest day in Logrono #15 Chatting with Barbara and Jordan this evening we are thrilled to learn that young Jordan says we have ‘ the best feet he has seen!’ (not bad from a 24 year old!) Barbara is apparently quoting our feet in her diary notes and has also […]

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Camino Diary Entry #14

Emails home from the Camino Los Arcos to Logrono 29kms 8.5 hours #14 We must have met at least 50 people by now and we all sing out and wave as we re-connect every day or so. We know at least 5 names of these new friends and other wise refer to them via some […]

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Camino Diary Entry # 13

Emails home from the Camino Estella to Los Arcos 23kms 6.5hours #13 We walked for 15 minutes before re-connecting with the Camino (and believe me, every minute counts) to make our way out of Estella. Funnily enough it was all uphill. You would think by now that this would not still be a surprise to us.

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