LSan Juan de Ortega to Orbaneja Riopico

DAY 20: SUNDAY, MAY 7, 2017 Another beautiful day of hiking.  We hiked through a herd of cows grazing peacefully on a Sunday morning. The road to Ages. Finally made it to Ages. Found a nice place for breakfast. Inside was decorated beautifully with ivy. It had one of the best bathrooms in Spain. ThisContinue reading “LSan Juan de Ortega to Orbaneja Riopico”

Espinosa del Camino to San Juan de Ortega

DAY 19: SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2017 We stopped in a little town for breakfast.  This is John from Seattle. He is a former Marine. He said he had enough of the pilgrim crap … he was staying in hotels from here on out. We hiked the Matagrande and yes it was steep. It was alsoContinue reading “Espinosa del Camino to San Juan de Ortega”

Viloria de Rioja to Espinosa del Camino

DAY 18: FRIDAY, MAY 5, 2017 We walked along the freeway for many miles.  This is Villafranca Montes de Oca. If you look at the top of the bell tower you can see huge stork nests with the storks sitting in them. This is our Albuergue for tonight. Our room has four beds. We areContinue reading “Viloria de Rioja to Espinosa del Camino”

Cirueña to Santo Domingo de la Calzada

DAY 15: TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017 SUNNY AND COOL This was a very easy day. Less than five miles to Santo Domingo where we planned to take a rest day. My son Quinn and fiancé Emily are going to join us there. They started in London, went to Paris, then to LaRochelle France and SanContinue reading “Cirueña to Santo Domingo de la Calzada”

Villamayor de Montjardin to Sansol

DAY 10: THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2017 ClOUDY AND OVERCAST Here’s a hold over photo from last night at the bar where we had dinner. It’s the popular beers! Love that Sputnik logo. This. is the 41 percent beer.  I can’t imagine what that tastes like. Lots of vineyards and hills on the hike today. ​Continue reading “Villamayor de Montjardin to Sansol”

Shout Out To The Amazing Kids at Meadowbrook.

I MISS YOU ALL! Hi there! Hope you all are eating your corn and minding your manners — no pirate (elbows on the table), no spin cycle (eating with your mouth open) and stay in your seats (hahah). I was at a small restaurant in Naverette, Spain. I asked the waitress what the most popularContinue reading “Shout Out To The Amazing Kids at Meadowbrook.”