REMEMBERING #3 THROUGH THE NETHERLANDS

There I went. Carrying a tremendously heavy backpack, I closed the door behind me and faced the freezing cold on my way to Santiago. On the 1st of March it was already one year ago that I commenced my journey! Time to look back, which I'll do through a series of stories. After last week's…

REMEMBERING #2 | PROJECT PILGRIMAGE

There I went. Carrying a tremendously heavy backpack, I closed the door behind me and faced the freezing cold on my way to Santiago. On the 1st of March it was already one year ago that I commenced my journey! Time to look back, which I'll do through a series of stories. Today will be…

REMEMBERING #1 | ONE YEAR AFTER MY CAMINO DE SANTIAGO COMMENCED

There I went. Carrying a tremendously heavy backpack, I closed the door behind me and faced the freezing cold on my way to Santiago. It is almost unreal, but today marks a year since I commenced my journey! The ritual of pilgrimage is being embraced by many. Also the Dutch are surrendering more often to…

WHAT TO EAT ON THE CAMINO DEL NORTE WHEN WALKING ON A TINY BUDGET

For me, eating is pleasurable pastime. Tasting makes me ecstatic, chewing makes me smile and cooking food in general (vegetables in particular) makes my heart sing. Prior to my departure, I thought my journey through France and Spain would be an amazing opportunity to dive into these countries cuisines. Although I did enjoy some culinary…