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  1. GaTeach

    How Do You End Your Camino

    I had a fb group for my camino. Some of my friends asked one of the guys I met on the camino to please video my Victory March into Santiago. So, he did. He gave me very specific directions. "Come into Santiago at exactly 11 am. Walk slowly like you are in a Hollywood movie. Smile for the...
  2. GaTeach

    While Waiting to Walk - What are you doing?

    Yay Duolingo! Me too! by the way, the free version is much better on a laptop than on a phone.
  3. GaTeach

    While Waiting to Walk - What are you doing?

    I teach high school Biology and every year I get to present my Camino to the Spanish 2 classes. That's this Friday and I'm so excited! Just the thought that one day, just maybe, one pilgrim will ask another, "Why are you doing the Camino?" and he or she will say, "Oh I had a teacher in high...
  4. GaTeach

    Daydreaming about sangria and paella

    One of my most favorite evenings on the Camino. Two Pilgrims One Heart. :) At this supper, Miguel and his wife sang a song for us. Then he went around the table and asked each of us to sing a song from our country. It was pure magic. Way outside of my comfort zone and just perfect.
  5. GaTeach

    Thoughts on "The Camino provides" and similar sayings

    I agree with every word of this. Shortly after I got back home, I was walking around my town, lost in my thoughts. It dawned on me that had I been in Spain, I would've been marveling at the colors of the flowers, smiling at the beautiful architecture, taking pictures of the odd sculptures next...
  6. GaTeach

    Thoughts on "The Camino provides" and similar sayings

    Yes! One of the most important lessons learned. There were friends from home following my journey who sent me piles of money to shade my path and to help shade the paths of others. Every morning I woke to emails that money had been added to my paypal and I spent every day walking and looking...