After a particularly hard couple of days during one of my Camino de Santiago walks, a social media follower reached out and asked me “What are you doing this for? My reply? My reply was “I do it for the love!” I’m quite certain she thought I was a little crazy. Who walks hundreds of […]
Autumn Camino De Santiago. The Feira Franca Festival In Pontevedra.
In the first week of September every year, the town of Pontevedra turns back the clock 500 years to celebrate their medieval festival, the Feira Franca. Feira Franca can be traced back to the year 1467, when King Henry IV bestowed upon Pontevedra the right to hold a tax free open market for one month, […]