DAY 22 IN THE MIDDLE

Middle Earth This is the view from our hostal in Moratinos. We are beginning to see more and more of these dwellings dug into the clay earth. Because the temperature inside these “hobbit houses” is constant they are ideal as wine/root cellars. Another fun fact is that hundreds of years ago parents would send theirContinue reading “DAY 22 IN THE MIDDLE”

DAY 21 THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE DISGUSTING ๐Ÿ‘ฃ

Dear Friends so far I have tried to share with you the best and most meaningful parts of the Camino. Today though it’s time to share with you a less attractive side of the Camino. The Camino is good. Pain is bad. And then there is something so unbelievable that I must caution you beforeContinue reading “DAY 21 THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE DISGUSTING ๐Ÿ‘ฃ”

DAY 20 THE SUNFLOWERS ๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป

Exodus 34.29: Moses came down from Mount Sinai. As he came down from the mountain with the two tablets of the covenant๏ฟผ in his hand, Moses did not know that the skin of his face shone because he had been talking with God. There are a lot of fields of sunflowers in Spain. Not onlyContinue reading “DAY 20 THE SUNFLOWERS ๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป”

DAY 19 AND NOW FOR A WORD FROM OUR SPONSORS

Today I’m going to do a little advertising. Last night we stayed in the Hotel Rural Oasibeth. This hotel was sparkling clean, very new, and offered all the amenities of dining, bar, and breakfast, plus those I look for: a sunny balcony and a sink with a stopper. But what really set this hotel apartContinue reading “DAY 19 AND NOW FOR A WORD FROM OUR SPONSORS”

DAY 15 SOME THINGS TO MAKE YOU LAUGH

Yesterday Glen missed a camino sign and walked a mile and a half when he saw this. Danger Explosives Military Zone Do not go off the road He turned around and went back ๐Ÿ˜‰ Sometimes I think one of the things I did right is the way I packed my backpack. Everything is in itsContinue reading “DAY 15 SOME THINGS TO MAKE YOU LAUGH”