Category Archives: Camino Adventure

This is a journal/blog of my walk across Spain from April 21st to May 29th, 2015.

It ain’t over till it’s over

Be brave. Life has dealt me a couple of hard kicks: my mother died, my closest friend hates me (misunderstanding). I did what anyone would do when gut-punched: I curled into a ball and doubted myself. But I’m tired of … Continue reading

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Wine and a blessing

Camino joy. This morning I walked into a village to be greeted by a crowd celebrating pilgrims, giving drinks from a flask to “strengthen “ our journey. They had a band and everything. The wine had brandy in it (whoa). … Continue reading

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Some days are like diamonds

What should one do if they have an extra day in Oviedo, and they’ve seen the cathedral? Why, hop on a narrow gauge little train for Gijon (he-hon), and walk in the sea. I did research (you know me!) and … Continue reading

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Journey’s End

First—a couple of pics from rainy Thursday into Mieres. Got into Oviedo in time to tour the beautiful cathedral. Most of it was off limits to photos, so I bought a book (probably why they did it). It was very … Continue reading

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Over the mountains.

The weather predicted 100% rain and it delivered. The entire 4 hour walk into town was with full rain gear. Only one spot where I climbed through the brush and slid down trails: 1/4 mile of it, enough to feel … Continue reading

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