Create the best 2014!

Create the best 2014!

As the last weeks of 2013 go by, now is the right time to start pondering what you want to create in your life in 2014. The ability to really create the lives we want for ourselves is there for the taking, available to us as individuals consciously choosing what is...
The End!

The End!

After too many attempts to write the final chapter, I abandoned the need to close this journey in my life and let its impact continue to live within me through inspiring memories and igniting my life to get up and walk! So why not read the free ebook all about my...
Santiago!!

Santiago!!

  MADE IT!!!! Something nuts like 38km today but a beautiful walk. Off to Finisterre tomorrow for the day by bus to see the sea and burn my knickers (it’s what you’re supposed to do!) Then back to mass in the cathedral to see the priests throwing the...
Aller à Santiago !

Aller à Santiago !

Wow, time has speeded up and so much has happened in the last 4 days.  A day of snow followed by a beautiful spring sunny day and a full day of rain today. Climbing up to O’Cibreiro, tiny flecks of snow greeted us adding to the experience of getting to the top...
Welcoming the wind today

Welcoming the wind today

Well I am holed up in a lovely posada called Paraiso del Bierzo after another day today (Friday). I am now into a new wine region which is definitely suiting my palate.  After 22km yesterday my companion Jeanette from Denmark and I went to a very posh restaurant where...
Changing scenery

Changing scenery

Thank you for all my birthday greetings on Monday. It was quite a day with 32km of contrasting landscapes; from a very long straight road of 8k in the morning through rolling countryside of mustard ploughed fields alongside fields of growing pasture into a desert like...
These feet are made for walking!

These feet are made for walking!

So it is Sunday and I’m sitting in the sun drinking beer after a mere 22km this morning after leaving Leon at 7.30am whilst the party goers returned to their beds. Leon is the Brighton and Edinburgh of Spain. A city full of stag and hen parties dressed in fancy...
Some images along the way

Some images along the way

Tonight’s bed after another over 30k day is in a small settling place called Reliegos, not too far east of Leon – my destination for tomorrow. Just a few interesting images from recent kilometres; There is a very interesting article on the Daily Mail...
Roller coaster of emotion

Roller coaster of emotion

Well it is now the end of Wednesday and it’s been a while. I made a video blog the other day but it’s probably too long. If I remember my YouTube password then I will post the link. Today is a new achievement of 32km!!! 16k then a good break followed by...
Beautiful Burgos

Beautiful Burgos

Well, the band is playing in beautiful Burgos and the sun is shining. Singing, brass instruments and drums are all happening outside the bar, whilst I eat another delicious pilgrims’ meal for 10€. My sock saga continues, as in my eagerness to leave the prefab...