Writing Elsewhere….and a piece of Camino History.

As I have mentioned in the past, I have been involved with Camino Society Ireland since April last. Until recently, I had been helping out in their information centre on St. James's Street, on one Saturday per month. It is also open on Thursday and Friday! So I still do that and the centre re-opens …

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Camino Society Photo Exhibition – Picture Perfect!

For the last number of the months, the Camino Society of Ireland has been promoting their inaugural photo contest. People from all around the world have been submitting photos of their time on the Camino. There were a number of categories and prizes for each category. All in all, just over 300 photographs were received …

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Camino Society Ireland Photo Contest

Today, Camino Society Ireland launched its inaugural Photo Contest. It is open to all people who have walked the Camino, including the Celtic Camino. Those of you who read my blog would have taken many a photo while on Camino so now is your chance to submit a photo or two if you feel they …

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Camino Information Centre – First day proper….

I had such a great time today and the time I was there flew by. I could have stayed much longer, you know? Today was my first day in Camino Society Ireland's Information Centre in St. James' Church. The centre is open from Thursday to Saturday from 10.30am to 3.30pm but I can only take …

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Camino Society Ireland hike – Ticknock Woods – 1st July 2017

65 days. The countdown to my next Camino continues and I long for the day I throw on my backpack and find the first arrow. I can then let the simple life take over and let the walking do the talking. It's not long away, that's for sure, so any practice hike until the 4th …

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The Camino Information Centre – Starting Out

I had such a fun day yesterday at the Camino Information Centre. Based at St. James' Church in Dublin, the Centre is open from Thursday to Saturday from 10.30 to 3.30 and is run by volunteers for prospective pilgrims. After walking the Camino for a number of years, I felt that the next step was …

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Re-launched Camino Society Ireland website

Just a quick post to let you know that the Camino Society Ireland's website has been relaunched and redesigned. The following website addresses will bring you to the same page: http://www.caminosociety.ie and http://www.caminosocietyireland.com The Camino Society provides a wide range of services. it provides the only Official Irish Pilgrim Passport (credentials) it runs a Camino Information …

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