Category: Inspiration

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First Steps

The first time I made the Camino it was unplanned. I was working as an English teacher in Tunisia one summer from university and a couple of University friends who were making the Camino invited me along with them. Along with my laptop, poor shoes, unnecessary North African souvenirs and nursing a slight injury from pushing a car I joined them on the last 2 weeks of their journey. That experience of the Camino never left me – the simplicity, comradery, the life stories of the people you meet, the beautiful towns and countryside, the crispness and quiet of a...