Author Archives: Lorna

Day 36 Morgaden to Ventas de Narón (Via Portomarin)

I had a really good night’s sleep last night. It was so nice to be in a bed that wasn’t a bunk …and our tiny dorm (four women, two men) was really quiet. If anyone did get up in the … Continue reading

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Happy pilgrims meet up

Marilee squealed when I entered the albergue where she was having a bite to eat. I snagged a bed for the night and rushed back down so we could have a quick chat before she headed back out. She had … Continue reading

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Reflections

I was thinking about the Relentless Catholics today as I walked. They were the trio of men I met way back in Navwrrete. They have arrived in .santiago, where one of them, Fr Bill (a priest incognito) celebrated mass for … Continue reading

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A thoroughly fun evening in Casa M

I am starting to get ready for Santiago I’m 100.1 km away and will be there on Saturday! 40 days from St Jean Pied de Pont! our host, who had a wicked sense of humour And a dozen or more … Continue reading

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Meet Alison and Tess from Scotland

Tess is originally from South Africa, but they both now live near Aberdeen They started in Sarria, so this is their second night on the Camino, Alison walked the same part a few years ago with the group from Scotland … Continue reading

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Day 35 Samos to Morgaden

(Slow internet photos later) This part of Galacia is very different. A German pilgrim, Muriel, commented on it to me earlier, saying it reminded her of Scotland or Ireland (and no it’s not the rain … it’s actually bright and … Continue reading

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Meet Game (hi-me), Bernardo and Elisa

I met the two brothers on the outskirts of Sarria this morning. They came into the cafe just I was leaving and Game helped me adjust my poncho. A few minutes later they were walking with me again as the … Continue reading

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