Tag Archives: Walking

Trekcapri’s Camino de Santiago – Logroño to Navarrete

Challenges are what makes life interesting, overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. ~ Joshua J. Marine After getting some encouragements from my sister and FB friends, I revised my itinerary, mailed more excess weight from my pack on to Santiago, ate lots of pasta at my favorite Italian Restaurant near my hotel, played tourist […]

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Trekcapri’s Camino de Santiago: Zubiri to Pamplona

Zubiri to Pamplona: My Defining Camino Moment “Sometimes you find yourself in the middle of nowhere, and sometimes in the middle of nowhere you find yourself.” ~ Unknown Author After a good night’s sleep (it was unbelievably quiet here) I am up early to prepare for another long and difficult stage of walking. A total […]

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Trekcapri’s Camino de Santiago – Roncesvalles to Zubiri

DAY 3: Roncesvalles to Zubiri (13.9 miles) Roncesvalles looked like a cute little town and I regret not seeing much of it except for the entrance to my Hotel and the inside of the church where the Pilgrim’s mass was held.  I would have liked to have had a chance to explore around, but I […]

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Camino de Santiago Pilgrimages

Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind. ~ Anthony […]

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Trekcapri’s Camino de Santiago-Hiking The Pyrenees Part II – Orisson to Roncesvalles

Breakfast was served at 7:00 am so most of us were up by 6:30 am to get ready for Day 2 on the Camino.  I was already up but I waited for my roommates to wake up too, before I physically got out of bed.  Having slept in our next day’s walking clothes, I, along […]

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Trekcapri’s Camino de Santiago – St. Jean Pied de Port – My Arrival

It was a storybook start to fulfill a dream of mine to walk the Camino de Santiago. I flew into Paris where I stayed for one night before taking a train to the small picturesque French town of St. Jean Pied de Port which is the start of the Camino Frances route and my journey […]

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