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  • Kathy F.
    Kathy F. replied to the thread Pondering while walking.
    One of the main things I had to train myself for, as I prepared for my first Camino, was walking for hours (I traveled solo) with no music, no headphones, just me inside my own head. It actually took practice for me to become comfortable with it...
  • Kathy F.
    Kathy F. reacted to mspath's post in the thread Pondering while walking with Like Like.
    Indeed. DeSiva's statement "Walking changes our brains, and it impacts not only creativity, but also memory." gives me hope now at 82 that my past 10 caminos will endure as personal memories as long as I .
  • Kathy F.
    Ugh! So sorry to hear about your leg! Keep up with your physical therapy. Over several Caminos, I spent extra time in Estrella (mainly because of blister recovery) Burgos, and Leon. Both Burgos and Leon offer wonderful enticements for the...
  • Kathy F.
    "Start out like an old man so you can finish like a young man" This is my all time favorite and most perfect advice I got from this forum as I prepared for my first Camino years ago. It served me very well. To me, it means keep your energy and...
  • Kathy F.
    Kathy F. reacted to Martin Cole's post in the thread Offer one Camino suggestion..... with Like Like.
    Don't take a book, you will never get a round to it... Talk to everyone, by the end some of them will be friends for life and be a bummer to miss them in the crowd.
  • Kathy F.
    Kathy F. reacted to henrythedog's post in the thread Offer one Camino suggestion..... with Like Like.
    Don’t over-think it.
  • Kathy F.
    Kathy F. reacted to David's post in the thread Offer one Camino suggestion..... with Like Like.
    One? Well, won't go with packing or taking care of your feet then ... just one .... towards the top of any hill stop, take pack off, take footwear off, drink water and - look back .. look back and see how far you have come .. it is empowering and...
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    Kathy F. reacted to dick bird's post in the thread Offer one Camino suggestion..... with Like Like.
    I am not being flippant here, but really, you should always use the bathroom before you leave in the morning.
  • Kathy F.
    Kathy F. reacted to trecile's post in the thread Offer one Camino suggestion..... with Like Like.
    When doing the Camino with others everyone must agree about what they will do in all different kinds of circumstances. First of all, I think that they should possibly agree that they don't need to walk together every step of the way. Another...
  • Kathy F.
    I walked from Lourdes to St. Jean to Santiago a few years ago. It was a great experience. I'm thinking of walking from Lourdes to Somport to Santiago next year. Maybe.
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