We are staying at the Porto River apartment hotel. Perfect location right on the river. The room has a small kitchen, well equipped bathroom, and comfy bed.
We arrived in the late afternoon but as we were trying to find our hotel we came upon the main cathedral and we able to get our pilgrim passports.
Made with #Warmlight After nearly a year of planning and preparation, today has finally arrived. We are at the Indianapolis airport awaiting our plane to Paris, then onto Porto. We have a hotel booked by the river in Porto for a few days. Plan to spend time seeing the city before we begin our walk... Continue Reading →
Can't believe that in less than a week we will be in Porto, Portugal, preparing to walk the Camino to Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Today was our last training walk. Just a short 2 mile round trip to our favorite watering hole, Books and Brews. Some of you have contacted me asking what I'm taking... Continue Reading →
Heading to the ETEN (European Teachers Education Network) conference in Vic, Spain, but first spending a few days in Barcelona.
We embark on this adventure...walking from Porto, Portugal, to Santiago de Compostela, Spain...in less than 2 months. Many people have asked us about how we planned for this adventure. The short answer...not much. We have read several guidebooks and books related to life after the Camino, read hundreds of blog posts, watched hours of YouTube... Continue Reading →
Our journey begins in 41 days. This morning my usual 6 minute walk to the office took nearly an hour. Rather than my typical work shoes, I laced up my Salomon's and headed out the door. The sidewalks were still went from the overnight rain and the numerous puddles and mud tested my shoes. Feet... Continue Reading →