Camino de Santiago: Camino Frances: Part One

In October 2011 I completed a pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostella in Spain, following the ancient path called the Camino Frances.  My journey took approximately 36 days with rest days along the way.  I will attempt, through a few humorous blogs and photographs to convey the spirit and beauty of this incredible route, without dwelling on the spiritual aspect of the walk.

Part One is an introduction to the pilgrimage and what it is all about.  It can also be found by clicking on the Trips tab above.

The Camino has a surreal quality