Hope the Camino Weather Improves

Heading out on the Camino Frances at this time of year can be ‘tricky’ regarding weather.   The Spanish authorities regard the route over the Pyrenees as closed until 1st April each year, and any Pilgrims requiring rescue before this date can be liable to...

12 Days to Go!

Camino #1 (2015) alone from St Jean to Santiago. Camino #2 (2016) with Pat from Sarria. Not long to go now till we start again, this time in St Jean!  We train most mornings walking around a local lake. All the plans to lose 10kg of weight and train...

Frequently Asked Camino Questions – Camino FAQ

Frequently Asked Camino Questions I’ll jot down a few obvious Camino questions here and then add to and edit the answers over time… Note. These were from 2015 so I will keep adding to this list in the coming months/years…   Would you do this again?...

Camino de Santiago Lessons

Camino Lessons I’ve compiled a list of lessons that I learned during the Camino. The ‘big’ lessons are in bold. This is a work in progress… If you get a chance to step off the treadmill of life, take it What’s really important to me? My...

Welcome to my Camino Blog

In Search of Santiago… OOPs, we’re doing it again! Our 2018 Live Camino Blog is on the Menu above. This site was originally intended for a small circle of family and friends to follow my ‘first’ journey in 2015. But it kind of grew 🙂  And I...