Category Archives: travel

Dos Peregrinas in Finland

My beautiful friend, who has walked the Camino Frances and part of the Portuguese Way (from Porto to Santiago de Compostela) as well as parts of the Camino network in Germany and Switzerland – so definitely a pro! – suggested … Continue reading

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This is getting exciting!

I just found out how to walk from San Sebasti├ín airport across the border into France … to a place called Hendaye It’s about 5 km or so and the estimated walking time is 75minutes I catch a train from … Continue reading

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Planning getting there

My flights have been booked for months! I fly to Barcelona on Sunday 9th and will spend the first night in a lovely looking and new hostel within easy walking distance (4km) of the airport On the Monday I take … Continue reading

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Travelling Light

I used to be good -really good – at travelling light, but recently I seem to have lost the knack, and somehow I’m going to have to find the minimalistic mojo again in order to succeed at walking the Camino. … Continue reading

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Shetland and Orkney preparing for the Camino

In Orkney I stayed with my friend in an eco pod on an organic farm. We travelled there in her car on the small ferry from Gills in Caithness to St Margaret Hope, from where it was a short drive. … Continue reading

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On the Move …

Airports are a time of waiting, not pilgrimage per se … and that offers time to reflect. At Helsinki Vantaa airport there’s an amazing room called Kainuu. It’s a quiet more or less undiscovered spot (near passport control) and I … Continue reading

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