Monthly Archives: July 2013

Little Ole Lady From Ponferrada,Spain

You can find sweet honest people in places when you least expect it. It was my rest day near a big castle and I needed to get to an ATM before leaving the ciTy.My money was running low. I walked … Continue reading

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Best Title For An E-book About My Camino Trip

Which title would you prefer? 1. I Lost My Double Chin on the Camino de Santiago 2. Grandmother Hates To Walk but She Walked The Camino de Santiago 3. I Hate Hills but I Love The Camino 4. Walk the … Continue reading

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Kindness on the Camino de Santiago

Chocolates offered to me by three French ladies Sheep wool and Merino wool top given to me by Judy from Australia Ride to Burgos train station by Spanish young fellow because his mom told him to come back and help … Continue reading

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Question asked …

Question asked most often on the camino de Santiago: How far to the next cafe (or alberique..at end of walking day)? Always asked where a pilgrim was from, unless it was very apparent. 

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Once you’ve don…

Once you’ve done a camino, walking to church or anywhere in your town is a breeze. There can be no excuses such as  Im too tired. The car broke down. I’ve no one to walk with. It’s too far.

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Postal Address ‘Camino de Santiago’

In a nondescript alberique in Spain I met a very attractive young woman who left all that she knew in the U.S. to travel the camino. She had decided that her address for the future is ‘the camino’. I listened … Continue reading

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Strawberry Festival 2013

I believe it is the last week of July and Im hoping to be around for some of it. Send me details if you have any. Im sure the music will be fantastic as usual. The committees all work hard … Continue reading

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St. Shotts’ Website Gone

I wanted to ask for more stories for our second book, but all posts are gone! I think Posterous is gone but I could be wrong. So here is my plea for more stories. Any profits this time will be … Continue reading

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Picnics on the Camino De Santiago

Breakfasts and lunches can be cheaper and healthier with a little planning. My Slovenian friends were proof of that. Here are ways to keep the euros in your pocket and make sure your body is well nourished for all the … Continue reading

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Wine or Water at Bogedas Irache

When I reached the fountains it was very early and I was following the Italian couple. That is what I did if it was very early or I didn’t know the route. The wife was the only one who could … Continue reading

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