I know 25k isn’t to be sneered at, but honestly, at home I would consider it just to be a good training walk. Walking 25k here is much harder than at home and here is the reason: We are walking mostly on Roman roads that are over 2000 years old. These roads are usually either […]
What a day it’s been today. Walking alone and I accidentally left the guide book with Nadine who wasn’t feeling well. I wasn’t really too concerned, as the pathways are fairly clearly marked. Most of the time! The main reason for any concern I had was that we had made a reservation in a private […]
Was planning to leave early, but did not really turn out that way, which stressed me out a bit before the day started. But wasn’t long before the walking became rhythmic. Today we walked close to 30k. Most of it was on a dusty track, and again with loose stones. There was only one small […]
Beautifully scenic walk across The Meseta today. Before beginning the Camino, I had only heard negative things about The Meseta and was slightly dreading it. We’ve now walked across it for a day and a half, and so far all I have seen is beauty. Such beautiful scenery. I am loving the Spanish high plains […]
We left Burgos at 5am with no time pressures as we had booked a private albergue at Hornillos de Camino, our overnight stop. As is usual in the big cities, it was a little bit tricky to find the way out as the way markers were very limited. Today’s walk was probably the easiest so […]
This is definitely not all food that I’ve eaten. Just food that I’ve seen and thought looked yummy.
Today I decided to take a rest day as Nadine isn’t feeling well. As we would be in a large city, we decided to give the albergue a miss and treat ourselves to a lovely inner city hotel with large, white fluffy towels. Such a treat! I was a bit dubious at first about having […]