- To Our Camino Friends…
Over 500 miles you make a lot of friends.
- Sadness of the Destination
It hit hard
- Joy of the Journey
Today Santiago de Compostela
- How do you know where to go?
It’s pretty obvious.
- What did you eat for breakfast?
I bet it wasn’t this.
- English, Do You Speak it!
Getting a real education
- Good bye toilet paper
Letting go has never been so easy to do
- Headed back to St. Jean, France
Shhhhh….. not even my wife knows yet.
- Dear bikers…
Time to do some hating. If you like to bike, you might want to skip this blog entry.
- Is everyone getting pretty smelly?
Gus’s feet have seen better days.
- Meal of the 10 meats
Ever had horse meat?
- 50K in a Day
It is finished. And so is papa.
- Tapas, Tapas, Tapas
Blaise has kicked it into high gear.
- The Spain Connection
We have reached the halfway point of the Camino!
- Where do you stay?
Today was the ancient convent of Santa Clara in Carrion de los Condes
- Spanish work to live…
While the rest of the world lives to work.
- The first part of the Camino is for you body…
… the second for your mind, the third for your soul.
- Someone is ringing the hell out of the bells…
I guess we are going to Mass tonight.
- A festival for Our Lady
Why a fat couple of mascots had to dance for this event, I might never know.
Bullfighting, baby lamb, and some over exposed Spaniards.
- The Rhythm sets in
The long haul begins.
- Kindness of the Camino
An unexpected find.
- Pray for the dead
Just don’t do it in the 2nd row, unless it is for a family member.
- I know why everyone is thin here…
Spaniards. No eating. Only drinking.
- The old man from the Netherlands
Finally someone that speaks English besides my kids.
- Catholic Wonderland
Slap yo mama, these are good!
- Day One Done
We had enough juice to make it 15.4 miles today.
- Arrival in Pamplona
After years of prep and anticipation, it starts.
- Why this?
There is a lot of things you could do for 35 days. Why this?
- Final day of Prep
These are a few of my favorite things.
- Delayed start
Freaking Spain and their changing rules.
- Anticipating the start line
Ready or not this journey is about to begin.