Parting Message

Message from Mandy I thank all the pilgrims for their contributions to the blog, with fantastic photos, words and inspiration, … More

Arrival – Santiago

  Some have also wished, that the next way to their Father’s house was here, that they might be no … More


  To understand and reconnect with our stories, the stories of the ancestors, is to build our identities – Frank … More


  There was never a night or a problem that could defeat sunrise or hope – Bernard Williams.   Hope … More

Very Improper Pilgrims

  Impropriety is the soul of wit – W. Somerset Maugham.   If we take Maugham’s improprietous aphorism as read … More

Lost and Found

  Not all who wander are lost – J. R. R. Tolkien.   Take Odysseus, it took him 10 years … More

Risk and Reward

  Great things are won by great dangers –┬áHerodotus.   This is not to say that walking is a particularly … More