Turigrinos

DAY 27, June 29th, 2014. Triacastela – Portomarín, 40.9 km Today we are doubling the distance: we are going to pass through Sarria (which is where we actually wanted to arrive yesterday) and end in Portomarín. I am walking 40 km and I am ready for it. I finally understand Continue Reading

The way to León

DAY 18: June 20th, 2014. Calzadilla de los Hermanillos – Puente de Villarente, 30 km I am walking fast and smoothly. I haven’t been taking any Ibuprofen for two days, and today I finally got rid of my knee brace. What a feeling of freedom, releasing my left knee from Continue Reading

Ferias

DAY 3: June 5th, 2014. Pamplona – Puente la Reina, 24 km We woke up with a mix of Italian and French opera playing. Folding the sleeping bag, applying Vaseline and plasters to my aching feet and rosemary alcohol to my calf muscles had already become my morning routine, something Continue Reading