Category Archives: death

Day 43: Part 2

After another supper of high cuisine ( pizza and bottle of red wine) Charlie and I have retreated to our rooms…… Some rathe frivolous and some sincere conclusions….. why is it that when I put my boots on in the … Continue reading

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Still Day 27: in Sahagun

Part two Some musings on The Way….. I wrote this on our 25th wedding anniversary…. Although obviously the photograph was not taken until some years later. In fact this is a copy of the back of the order of service … Continue reading

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Day 26: Calzada de la Cruze to Moratinos

A sad and tearful day today! No particular reason it just is….. I was sad to leave the hostel and sad to leave it’s owners’ who literally welcome we Pilgrims with open arms, I loved the greenery that flowed from … Continue reading

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Day 25: Carrión los Condes to Calzadilla de la Cueza

First here is something for your imagination. I am staying at a little hostel run by a couple of very kind, sweet, people; the walls show their own framed Compostelas. Their pilgrim passports are also framed, but the stamps are … Continue reading

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Still Day 24: Carrión los Condes

Part two I rechecked again, I definitely had the right place and here I shall show you a collection of photographs, for I am staying in the monastery of San Zoilo and it is Easter Day….. There is such peace … Continue reading

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Day 23: Castrojeriz to Boadilla del Camino

A mere 17 km walk today, but it did begin with a breathtaking climb, which was rewarded by a breathtaking view……. Going up; the path stretching behind me as far as I could see ….. The sun shining, but a … Continue reading

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Day 22: Hornillos Del Camino to Castrojeriz

First things first, does my bum look big in this? …….. What do you mean 250 likes? A long walk today but not too arduous, some gentle hills and equality gently descents, just one hill an interesting 950 above sea … Continue reading

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