El #Camino, te engancha

I woke up to find a lovely message on my phone this morning, from Wendy, who I met on my flight out to start the Camino de Santiago one year ago today. What a wonderful reminder of the magic of the Way. I¬†saw the magic when I was out there, of course. In the first…

#Camino Day Four: A difficult day ending with Rioja

Today has been a difficult day on the Camino. For a start, heavy rain was forecast for the afternoon, so all of the pilgrims at our hostel got up early to get as far as possible before the rain. For Elke and I this meant starting in the dark, which was a bit creepy. We…