When we love, we do know what we are doing! Love, if it is actually love, is always a highly conscious act. We do evil when we slip into unconsciousness.
Those are the facts. The emotions on the other hand cannot be easily put on a blog post.
It really is a parallel world that is as much of a real world utopia as you can find.
It felt like when you are standing on the platform at a station and a train blows by you: same noise, same rush, same wind, same feeling of getting sucked into the void.
He traveled around Spain visiting churches to gather data from birth, death and wedding certificates.
A small, personal sized museum, which proves that there is no relationship between size and quality.
Sinin’s bar, La Torre, in a God forsaken village (Reliegos). A balm for my heart, cracking jokes while I iced my shin, charged my phone, and ate a delicious bocadillo de bonito with Duke Ellington blaring.
During the walk Eulogio referred repeatedly to feelings I had that needed answers to, he hit the spot on the need and importance of a “higher presence” in our lives – subtly connecting this need to the beauty around us.
There are a few things to keep in mind when packing for the Camino:
Do not walk around the albergue in your underwear.