Spanish for the Camino Advent Calendar

It's already looking a lot like Christmas out there. Supermarkets have started selling turrón and other Christmas treats. Shops are decorated for Christmas. Christmas lights are being put up on the streets...I was shocked when I saw the first signs of Christmas popping up everywhere a few weeks ago.Too early, I thought.But then, instead of resisting, I decided to embrace it.'If you can't beat them, join them'. Is that not what they say?So I... more

Nov 23

Confident Camino Conversations

I've been learning Italian for a few months now.Things are going well, in general.But there's one area where I'm struggling: speaking. I do repeat words and sentences I hear. And I even have whole conversations... in my own head. In fact, I'm pretty fluent in my head.The problem comes when I try to have a conversation with an Italian person. A real one. Not one in my head.Last Tuesday I joined an Italian event on Zoom. For learners. A chance to practice. I had done this... more

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Café con leche on the Camino
A small selection of cafés con leche on the Camino Inglés.

May 10

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Buen Camino
There's something about simply following those yellow arrows...

Apr 13

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Spanish for the Camino Advent Calendar