Month: May 2020

Passage to Portugal

November 4, 2019 – Fisterra, Spain For six weeks and 550 miles I’d been perfectly healthy (outside of a few blisters) walking across Spain.  But I wake on the morning J’Nell and I are to leave for Portugal feverish and nauseous. With 6 hours of bus rides ahead of me, this is no bueno.  It feels…

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Looking Back on the Camino

Almost impossible to believe it’s been six months since J’Nell and I finished walking the Camino de Santiago.  While hiking across Spain during September and October last year, I gave scant thought to it ending.  It was all about loving the here and now, enjoying each step, kilometer, and mile to the next town. The…

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To the End of the World

October 31, 2019 Today’s Walk (The Final One on the Camino): Cee to Fisterra Our hike across Spain will soon be history. While it’s 15 kilometers (9.3 miles) to the official End of the World at Cape Fisterra, the place J’Nell and I are staying tonight is 12 km away.  We leave our albergue in…

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