Bob Morrell on October 2, 2023

What is the Camino de Santiago?

The Camino is an ancient pilgrims route, a pathway, often called ‘the Way’, which stretches across Europe. All routes lead eventually to...

Bob Morrell on September 19, 2023

When I told people I was planning to do this walk they would often ask have you booked accommodation? No. Do you know where you will be each night? No. Will you turn up and hope to find a bed...

Bob Morrell on September 13, 2023

This is hard to write. Every person walking the Camino has their reasons for doing it. I have my own, of course. I carry them like an immense additional weight every step of the way, over 500...

Bob Morrell on September 7, 2023

I never thought I was that resilient. In preparation for walking the Camino I did some walks around a local lake - 14 miles max - and a few circular walks around my town where every five miles or...

Bob Morrell on September 4, 2023

Life has a habit of throwing us curveballs when we least expect it. Just when everything seems to be going smoothly, we find ourselves navigating challenging situations, and it can feel like our...