Day 40 – José

Day 40 – José

It was a wet day and fairly chilly, so we weren’t really inclined to stop whilst we’re walking the section. Until we saw an ordinary sight of a cafe and albergue towards the end of the village. One of those old stone granite buildings that I always find...
Day 19 – Burgos to Hornillos

Day 19 – Burgos to Hornillos

After a very pleasant day off in Burgos, we set off on a 21 kilometer stretch to Hornillos. After the first few kilometers out of the towns and roads, we got out into some really nice countrysides. Although some of the path led us through a motorway junction which...
For Movie Tragics

For Movie Tragics

Having watched the Martin Sheen movie, The Way, at least 20 times, I’m always interested to pass through locations used for the movie. This time we were lucky enough to stay at Hotel Akerreta, which was used for a movie location. And we were lucky to spot a...
The Real Camino Challenge

The Real Camino Challenge

Many people will argue that the Camino is mainly a physical challenge. Others, me included, that it is more of an emotional challenge, just to keep going day after day. But I think the sad reality is…. it’s really a challenge of energy in versus energy out...