Camino Routes across Europe

2017Via Podiensis. I will walk the Path of Power, one of four Camino routes in France, from Le Puy-en-Velay down to Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port, the start of the Camino Frances. I’ll continue over the Pyrenees to Pamplona where I joined the Camino last year. The distance is about 820 Kms over mountainous and often desolate terrain, with climbs and descents equivalent to climbing Everest twice. I’ll be following in the footsteps of Bishop Godescalc of Le Puy who walked to Compostela in 950AD, the first recorded pilgrim from beyond the Pyrenees.

2016 – I’m walking from my home in Weybridge to Santiago de Compostela. It’s been my intention for many years to undertake this pilgrimage about now. The time has come…