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BOOK REVIEW – I’M OFF THEN, LOSING AND FINDING MYSELF ON THE CAMINO DE SANTIAGO

Julia’s Reading Challenge for 2019 0% Introduction I’m Off Then has sold more than three million copies in Germany and has been translated into eleven languages. The number of pilgrims along the Camino has increased by 20 percent since the book was published. Hape Kerkeling’s spiritual journey has struck a chord. Overweight, overworked, and disenchanted, Kerkeling…

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LESSON #16 – WE ALL NEED A SUPPORT NETWORK IN LIFE

Life and Business Lessons Learned From A Hike Across Spain, Step by Step I always walk with Nordic Poles, mainly due to being a Nordic Walker for many years, but also out of pure habit.  A pole becomes part of you and I now feel uncomfortable if I walk without a pole.  A pole creates…

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WHAT SIZE RUCKSACK SHOULD YOU HAVE FOR THE CAMINO?

Introduction Sitting in the Orisson we all witnessed a rather large German guy stumble through the doors.  We had been patiently waiting for him as most of the pilgrims in the room had passed him during the day.  He was not a well chap (only had 68% lung capacity), but he was also carrying a…

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TREAT OF THE WEEK |THE WORLDS THINEST TRAVEL ADAPTER

Item: Travel Adapter for Backpacking Total Cost: £21.95 Used for: UK, US, European Enjoyment Level: So far so good Treat of the week – A New Travel Adapter I think I am the only person who will get excited when a bit of gear gets broken.  When I discovered that my 4 way USB travel…

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Book Review – The Salt Path, Raynor Winn

Julia’s Reading Challenge for 2019 0% Introduction Just days after Raynor learns that Moth, her husband of 32 years, is terminally ill, their home and livelihood is taken away. With nothing left and little time, they make the brave and impulsive decision to walk the 630 miles of the sea-swept South West Coast Path, from…

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TREAT OF THE WEEK | A MINI-ME, SHOE TAGS AND A COW THINGY

Item: Various gifts from friends Total Cost: no idea! Used for: All sorts of things Enjoyment Level: I’m so thankful! Treat of the week – A range of gifts Wow! Each week something usually lands through the letterbox via Amazon, Ebay or some type of outdoors shop.  This week I was so surprised when numerous…

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MicroAdventure #5 – A SPONTANEOUS CAMPING PARTY ON A HILL

Micro Adventure Progress Bar for 2019 0% Time Taken: 1 night Difficulty Level: easy Location: Crick, Northants Gear Taken: Overnight camping gear and wine! Enjoyment Level: Good fun! The Adventure Begins For a while now, I have tried to live my life with an element of spontaneity, just to make life a little bit more…

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LESSON #14 – BE OPEN TO THE SPIRITUALITY OF THE CAMINO

Life and Business Lessons Learned From A Hike Across Spain, Step by Step I appreciate that some people may find this particular blog a little bit “woo woo”, however, I felt that I needed to share my experiences and the lessons learned from my many Camino trips. When you are a business to business (b2b)…

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