Astorga y Gaudi

Astorga was an amazing place for a rest day! Began the day with errands such as banking, pharmacy (always more foot care products) and a haircut. Sergio, the barber, and I did well with broken Spanish / English and hand gestures. During my errands I found how the pork is delivered here... on the shoulder …

Carrion de los Condes

My dinner companions at Castrojeriz two nights ago. Roland from Netherlands next to me. Other side, Clayton of Australia, Raeanne of Canada and Maureen of UK (now living in France). It was a fantastic meal of discussing international politics, comparing governments, family stories, and teasing. After walking in rain most of the day from Castrojeriz …

Wobble: The Way

Sandra from the U.K. says, "sometimes you just have to give your head a wobble." It was a great summary of a dinner conversation of our groups experience of the Camino. (Sandra - U.K., Clayton -Australia, Hernan - Florida, Roland - Netherlands, Me) We were discussing various experiences of the Camino providing renewal. For some …