Walking for Water with Camino Jim- Day 18. Hump Day!

Walking for Water with Camino Jim- Day 18. Hump Day!

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2018 Day 18. Hump Day! I returned from dinner last night at about 10:30. The walk back to my cell was nearly a mile. Just what I need to prepare for Day 18’s nearly 17 mile walk. By the time I get back to the prison, the warden and all of the...
Walking for Water with Camino Jim- Day 16. Fromista

Walking for Water with Camino Jim- Day 16. Fromista

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 Day 16. Fromista Last night in Castrojeriz I checked in and got room 207. One small window looking out at a wall ten feet away with zero air circulation. It was getting warmer by the minute. I walked back to the “ front desk “ aka the bar...
Walking for Water with Camino Jim- Day 15. On my way to Castrojeriz

Walking for Water with Camino Jim- Day 15. On my way to Castrojeriz

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2018 Day 15. On my way to Castrojeriz On the Camino by 9:00 today, perfect weather. I did not get much sleep, hoping it does not show up on today’s walk of about 13 miles. Day 15 will be much like yesterday, very little in the way of elevation...
Walking for Water with Camino Jim- Day 13. on my way to Burgos

Walking for Water with Camino Jim- Day 13. on my way to Burgos

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2018 Day 13. on my way to Burgos On the night of day 12 in San Juan de Ortega, there are only two places to eat. Dinner in the bar is served for only those guests who have one of the nine rooms. The forty or so pilgrims who are staying in the...