Category Archives: Spain

A year in review

It’s January 1, 2015.  A new year has dawned this morning, blue skies, heavy frost and -5 degrees here on Bowen Island.  There is an air of quiet excitement on my part for the year ahead. I’ve not felt that … Continue reading

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Cooking – Galician style

As you have probably noticed, food features big for me, it’s who I am!  Having learned recipes in Nepal, Bangladesh, India including a delicious sausage hotpot recipe from budding child chef, young Rory Telfer in New Zealand, I could not … Continue reading

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Finisterre was so worth the 90km walk

We set off  about 7am in the morning and made good time to our breakfast stop at about 9.30am.  We dashed down our breakfast and headed off on the final 7km into Finisterre.  At about 11am, as we came out … Continue reading

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Photos of our walk to Negrorio

This is our first stop on the 90km walk to Finisterre, and to my mind one of the most beautiful walks thus far of the Camino. If you just have a week to spare, spend a night in Santiago and … Continue reading

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Santiago Cathedral photos

To be honest I did not think I’d be into the whole Pilgrim Mass thing upon arrival in Santiago, but to come so far, I realised it would be a shame not to miss it.  And what was really neat, … Continue reading

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Camino photos ….. Finally

I have to credit Grace with all of these photos – thanks Sis xo

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We reached Santiago and now ….

… We are on our way to Finisterre.  After 5 days of walking covering over 115 kms, we walked into Santiago at about 11.30am, making really good time.  We were delighted, but not emotional as some said we would be, … Continue reading

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