Are reservations really necessary?

The question was: I really, really, really don’t want to book ahead for accommodation, because for me this brings the pilgrimage back to being like any other trip where I have to plan and make phone calls and book accommodation ahead of time. I just want to wake, walk and find somewhere to stay wherever…

Thoughts after serving as a Hospitalera

This is not really a question, but more thoughts from a pilgrim that has just finished serving as a hospitalera. She sais: Well, I have been home a few weeks and can offer some thoughts on my first time serving as a hospitalera. You can read all of her thoughts on being a hospitalera here.