A conversation with David

Conversation with David

Less than ten years ago David had not heard about the Camino. Now he's planning for his 5th. And that's not his only connection to the Camino. If you're curious about David's story, read our conversation! Please tell us a bit about yourself. My name is David and I’m from Dublin, Ireland. I love to write, … Continue reading A conversation with David

Yes. You do know some Spanish already

You are planning your Camino de Santiago. If it's the first one, you probably have tons of questions: How much should I train? What mochila should I get? How much stuff should I pack? What are the perfect shoes? Should I get a guidebook or maybe an app? Should I learn some Spanish? Most of … Continue reading Yes. You do know some Spanish already

A conversation with Susan

conversation with Susan

Susan had been longing to walk the Camino Francés for a long time but she had to put it off a couple of times due to different problems. She finally planned it for September 2016... only to find out that it was not possible again! She was very disappointed, but... she came across the Camino … Continue reading A conversation with Susan


This time of the year is the end of the harvest season; the days start getting shorter, the weather gets colder... In short, the end of octubre (October)-beginning of noviembre (November) marks the transition into otoño (autumn) and invierno (winter). There are several celebrations that are related to this fact. We don't celebrate Halloween as such … Continue reading Samaín



It's the end of September. Es otoño (it's autumn). However, the temperatures this week have been very high, so it still feels a lot like summer. It gets a bit chilly early in the mornings and then again in the evenings but quite hot during the central hours of the day. ¡Hace calor! (it's hot!). It's always … Continue reading Gazpacho