2018 Walking Camino Finisterre  

26 MARCH 2018   Preparing for Spain and Camino Finisterre 2018 When Terry and I went on our Camino adventure in 2017, we spent countless hours figuring out what to bring. The trick was getting it to fit in a backpack and keep it at a reasonable weight. I revised the pack list many timesContinue reading “2018 Walking Camino Finisterre  “

 Reflections on Walking Camino Frances

25 March 2018 YAY! I’m finished! Not only did I finish the Camino Frances last May, but I just finished it’s blog today. When I returned to reality last June, my life became very full, quickly. Finding time to complete the last few posts was not the highest priority on my list until now. It’sContinue reading ” Reflections on Walking Camino Frances”

Madrid: What’s the Bull all about?

Bull fights, known here as Corrida de Toros are a ritual and spectacle with roots from the 18th century.  Supporters of bullfighting say it is part of the heritage — an art form that must be respected. They point out that the average cow raised for consumption lives a confined life of less than twoContinue reading “Madrid: What’s the Bull all about?”

All Good Things Come to an End

DAY 45: THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 2017 What is the most frequently asked question by people we have met on the Camino after we tell them, we came together from St. Louis Park Minnesota and we walked from St. Jean Pied-de-Port to Santiago? Everyone says, “Are you still friends?” And the answer, “yep, we are.” TerryContinue reading “All Good Things Come to an End”