Haha – it’s always illuminating to learn how you appear to others!
The first I had ever heard of the Camino de Santiago in Spain was in an article published in the October 2012 issue of National Geographic Traveler, written by actor Andrew McCarthy about his experiences with conquering his own fears and vulnerabilities through travel. I thought, I’d like to test myself on that same road one of these days, but it wasn’t high on my priority list so I pushed it aside in favor of other, more remote, destinations like Antarctica. But – as I wrote a couple weeks ago – my friend Xina (journeytaker) recently invited me to accompany her.
While I admit I was a bit surprised that she’d decided to undertake such a journey – even if she had to do it alone – I realized I shouldn’t be, nor should I be surprised that she came up with a destination already in the…
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