It has been a while since Andrew Suzuki uploaded a video but his latest, uploaded yesterday, is his best by far. Entitled “Struggletown. Population, Me”, it reminds us that the Camino is not all fun and games and can be tough. 71 more words
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In Santiago de Compostela, a year is considered Holy or Jacobean if the 25th of July, Saint James Day, falls on a Sunday. The Porta Santa (Holy Door), which gives access to the Cathedral from the Plaza de la Quintana is opened on the 31st of December on the eve of each Holy Year, and closed up again a year later. 105 more words
Arriving in Santiago after walking hundreds of miles is cause for rejoicing.
For reasons only known to herself, my fellow pilgrim Marz had memorized Stephen Colbert’s King of Glory dance, and taught it to my friend Francesca while we were lollygagging in Monte de Gozo. 104 more words