Oh man. I am a summer girl through and through. Ten times out of ten I'll choose hot over cold, regardless of how hot, how dry, how humid, when, where, all those details... I love the heat. I thrive on it! But Saturday, 13th August 2016, is apparently an exception. Italians have a brilliant way … Continue reading Día Cinco / Day Five
Today we set out from Pamplona. As we left the city walls (yes, the city is surrounded by stone walls - complete with watchtowers and a drawbridge - so epic!) we could see big windmills dotting the horizon. Walking towards these and seeing them get closer and closer and closer until you pass right underneath … Continue reading Día Cuatro / Day Four
Life on the Camino is so fluid, so transient. I am meeting such amazing people, experiencing such priceless moments, seeing such magnificent sights that I want to hold on tight and soak up all the goodness! However, i have to remind myself that when I hold on tight, my heart can't possibly be as open … Continue reading Día Tres / Day Three
"The world is full of friends I have yet to meet." - myself, last blog post Man, I'm wise. I feel like that could almost be a quote for this trip, as I keep meeting people that I find I have a connection with so quickly over here! Last night I splurged a little and … Continue reading Día Dos / Day Two
How do I put into words the beauty and majesty of all I saw yesterday? Even the most eloquent descriptions could not do it justice. The morning was fresh, but it was a welcome coolness. We started out with a fine mist, and ascended the Pyrenees walking through thick clouds. Yesterday's leg was supposedly the … Continue reading Día Uno / Day One
Today was another beautiful day in paradise. Mondayitus? Not even on my radar. It started with a typical French brekky (croissant, baguette, orange juice and black coffe -great combo!) with Alice. Then I got to facetime my parents and simultaneously have a wuick love affair with a puppy called Maya. We jumped on a train … Continue reading ¡Buen Camino!