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Weekend Watch #20 - Beyond The Way Episode 4

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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Towns Along The Way – “C” – part 2

Ok I am falling behind on this series so I better catch up :) Here is the end of the 3rd section of “Towns Along the Way” series. 613 more words

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Holy Year of Mercy

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

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The Dress

Day 192 – 9 Sept, 2015

Waking up at 3:45am when the petite Vietnamese lady sleeping on the top bunk decided to leave for the Camino was not the way I wanted to start my day. 801 more words

The Joy of Walking Alone

Ever since I first heard about the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route in Spain, I knew I wanted to walk it alone. Back then, I was part of a weekly mountaineering club and I was fit as a fiddle. 1,247 more words

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Camino de Santiago: Day five

Day five was the day of recovery, I’d left Casa Magica and felt a bit guilty of leaving Thor. I was still not feeling too good. 311 more words

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Santiago "King of Glory" Dance

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