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C5 Galaxy, Photo by: J W Foster

We Have No Idea Where We Are Going

What will I learn about myself this time around? My Camino del Norte experience this summer was still a bit raw. I’d felt pathetic that I...

Photo by: Masel

Healing the Anxious Traveler: By Masel

Masel Writes: At one time I was a happy guy, I had no problems, many friends and a good perspective for my life. But… Four years ago...

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Unplugged: What to Let Go Of

I walk along in peaceful silence, the warm rays of the sun filtering down through the trees overhead. I hear the gentle steps of another...

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Cameras and Caminos: What to Bring

What to bring on the Camino de Santiago (or any trip) and the weight associated with that possession is an important and individual...

Photo by: J W Foster

Three Things to Know About the del Norte

  The Camino del Norte is an ancient pilgrimage path along the northern coast of Spain heading to Santiago de Compostela. I walked...

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Trail Day 10: Bridges to the Spirit

The Camino del Norte: Bilbao to Pobena, 28 km I started on the city streets of Bilbao in a light rain. The early morning push of...

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Trail Day 9: Men Don’t Ask Directions

The Camino del Norte: Lezama to Bilbao, 11km I walked out of the Lezama albergue alone and followed the main road for several kilometers...

Church on Camino del Norte, Photo by: J W Foster

Trail Day 8: What Am I Suppose to Learn?

The Camino del Norte: Gernika-Lumo to Lezama, 22km This is just a waste of time, I don’t know what I’m doing here? I was...

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Trail Day 6: Horses in the Mountain Mist

The Camino del Norte: Deba to Markina – 24 km Once again, there was not a single pilgrim in sight. Was I too early or too late?...

French Pilgrims     Photo by: J W Foster

Trail Day 5: There’s a Strange Woman in my Bedroom

  The Camino del Norte: Zarautz to Deba – 22km I woke to the sounds of the city, it was 0730. It took me a few seconds to...