Shamrocks and Shells – Do you have a Camino story to tell?

I have mentioned before that I edit a digital magazine for Camino Society Ireland, Shamrocks and Shells. It gives me great joy giving back to the Camino and it keeps me out trouble! It is published every quarter and the whole aim is to showcase the Society's events throughout that quarter. We also look to …

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Camino Finisterre 2016 – Day 4 – O Logoso to Finisterre (Escaselas)

Camino 2016 – Day 4 – O Logoso to Escaselas – September 5th So close...yet so far away! Day 4 started out in the dark yet again. My dorm was sound asleep when my Fitbit alarm buzzed at 6.30am. My plan was to walk to Cee which was just over 16km away. I would then have 12km left …

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Camino Finisterre 2016 – Day 3 – Santa Marina to O Logoso

Camino 2016 – Day 3 – Santa Marina to O Logoso – September 4th A short, but changeable day.. I left Casa Pepa with very little idea as to where I would finish the day. Most of those who where staying here were aiming for Cee, which is 35km and there are two villages prior to that …

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Camino Finisterre 2016 – Day 2 – Negreira to Santa Marina

Camino 2016 – Day 2 – Negreira to Santa Marina – September 3rd More strenuous...and hotter! I was 2nd to wake in this one room Albergue Alecrin. An Italian girl who was first to bed was busy getting her gear ready and her movement woke me up. It was 5.30am. I decided to make a move myself …

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Camino Finisterre 2016 – Day 1 – Santiago de Compostela to Negreira

Camino 2016 – Day 1 – Santiago de Compostela to Negreira – September 2nd Up, up, down and up! I woke just after 6am eager to get going. The Cathedral's bells served as my alarm clock. Nice one. I had my rucksack packed from the night before save for the clothes I was wearing and a …

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Camino Finisterre 2016 – Day 0 – Dublin to Santiago de Compostela

Camino 2016 – Day 0 – Dublin to Santiago de Compostela - September 1st A short flight to Spain! So I have returned! My feet have touched Irish soil after my Finisterre Camino....well yesterday! I have received my Finisterrana and watched the sun set under the horizon. Yet again, the Spanish people have been 110% and my …

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