Finding My Way in Madrid, Spain

  Finding My Way in Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain Hola from Madrid. I have a new way of approaching a city with unknown everything- language, streets, neighborhoods, really could be any city, home or abroad. In my mind, I'm playing a variation of orienteering. I check out the map, ask often for directions … Continue reading Finding My Way in Madrid, Spain

Adios Santiago de Compostela

  Adios Santiago de Compostela Santiago de Compostela, Spain Santiago de Compostela, Spain Away from the Comfort Zone of home for almost six weeks has helped me observe myself, work on the self-assessment that will help me move to a new level. It may seem self-indulgent, in fact I've thought about the outward appearance of … Continue reading Adios Santiago de Compostela

Festas Padronais do Carmen in Finisterre

  Festas Padronais do Carmen in Finisterre Fisterra, Spain Fisterra, Spain When traveling in a foreign country, the guide advises, check out the calendar of local festivals, to be sure you will have accommations and not miss the excitement. Or maybe you will want to come at a quieter time. After letting the Camino provide, … Continue reading Festas Padronais do Carmen in Finisterre

Retreat to Muxia and Finisterre

  Retreat to Muxia and Finisterre Carantoña, Spain Carantoña, Spain Thank all of you for your heartwarming comments and support. I'm excited to continue my adventure with a few more walks and tales. Santiago was a mix of old and new, pilgrims celebrating the end of their Caminos and bus loads of tourists celebrating their … Continue reading Retreat to Muxia and Finisterre