Have benefited physically, mentally and spiritually as a result of walking 6 Caminos.
Im my experience the appearance of "camino Angels" when a problem arises is so uncanny.
The physical challenges are real, however the insights into my own brain activity with positive and negative thoughts flying back and forward only became obvious with the repetitive hours/ days of walking.
Another unexpected benefit was the way in which walking through fields and forests for weeks awakened a feeling of connection with nature at a what could be described as a spiritual level. Words can't do it justice.
Sep 19, 1943
- Past OR future Camino
Lead Author of Second edition “Camino Ready. Backpacks, Boots & (no) Blisters"; Available through Amazon and Google Books. Spanish translation released in March 2019. Korean translation released in April 2019 (Google Books) German translation released June 2019.
2013 CF St Jean PDP to Santiago. 2014 Le Puy to St Jean PDP. 2015 Lisbon-Santiago.. 2016 Porto to Santiago on Seaside Route. 2018 from Seville to Salamanca on the VDLP and also Roncesvalles to Santiago on CF. Camino Ingles 2019. Published "Camino Preparation Guide" in 2020.