DISTANCE: 21.27 miles, 48k steps, 34km FERROL IS RIDDLED WITH DRUNKS I Left at 6.18am after a hot coffee in my room (love my jet boil).  Ferrol is a big city and the place is riddled with drunks who have not yet made it home! – I am walking in the dark, heading for the…

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Day 1 – Gatwick to Ferrol (Northern Spain) The day of Spanish people singing the Proclaimers, no campsites and a lollipop! GATWICK FUN… I open my eyes gradually and glance at my watch. It’s 2.56am and I need to get out of this very comfortable Premier Inn bed in four mins. 3am, and I hit…

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One of my past-times is to indulge in YouTube videos. I watch all sorts of videos from people who have accomplished amazing things in their lives, to gear reviews and personal development.  I may watch the story of someone climbing Everest or walking the Pacific Crest Trail, or even rowing the English Channel.  I am…

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  INTERVIEW NOTES 1.20 – general intro 2.10 – How did you find out about the Camino? 3.30 – Was this your first Camino?  Sue heard about the Camino in many ways before deciding to walk. 6.50 – Sue tells her amazing story of how she was kicked off a plane and was made to…

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“To be first” by Gunnar Roalkvam To be first There is no point in being first, to arrive alone. It won’t become fun before the rest of us arrive, anyway. Take it easy, hold my hand, and we’ll take it step by step. One time you’ll come first, be the one that thinks furthest. And…

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