Post Tagged with: "Camino de Santiago"

ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – First photos from the Camino

First round of photos. My camera broke. These are rather poor, taking with iPhone through waterproof cover. [nggallery id=13]

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ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – A Family and Friendly Affair

ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – A Family  and Friendly Affair

We have now walked for four days, and the sun is shining at last.  The countryside is stunning on an intimate scale. Three times today I had to move to the side of the trail to let a herd of cattle pass. All of us are walking well, at our […]

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ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – Breaking bread

ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – Breaking bread

              A hearty breakfast before setting out.  

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ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – Day 3 caminando

Today is our third day of walking. You would never know we are in Spain. This part of the country looks and feels like Ireland, lush, green, wooded, hilly, stone fences and houses, slate roofs. The rain has stopped and the temperature has been perfect. It feels like magic lives […]

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ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – And so we begin.

It is morning of our third day of walking. Here is Michael, from NY. The first two days have been rainy, with spells of teeming rain. And yet, they have been utterly glorious. The sound of cow bells, church bells, the rhythmic sound of walking poles hitting the ground, and […]

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ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – C-Day (Camino) Minus Two (Oct 14 2012)

A  quick and scattered report from Leon, two days before 14 rag tag pilgrims from across Canada and the US start walking. We will walk 160 km, through the province of Galicia to Santiago de Compostela. If you know nothing about the Camino de Santiago, you may want to Google […]

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GUEST BLOG – Reflections on the Camino de Santiago by Sergio Vasquez

I finished my pilgrimage two weeks ago and, with my ideas for the most part now consolidated, I enjoy reflecting on the moments I lived so intensely. Sometimes, it seems to me as if the whole thing had been a wonderful dream that has left lasting, crisp scenes in my […]

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ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – Take your soul for a stroll this October.

ON THE ROAD WITH ANN – Take your soul for a stroll this October.

Los amigos buenos días, I was sorry to learn that one of our twelve travellers to walk the last hundred miles of the Camino de Santiago this October has had to cancel. TAKING YOUR SOUL FOR A STROLL: A hundred miles on the Camino de Santiago. I would now like to […]

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Taking my soul for a stroll – My Camino Chronicle

Taking my soul for a stroll – My Camino Chronicle

A surprising number of people chose to be armchair fellow travellers as I walked the Camino de Santiago last summer/fall. I posted daily accounts of my physical and interior travels and along with some photos on Facebook. I have now reassembled those day by day notes along with the comments of followers in […]

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