Amsterdam, Our First Impressions

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Ancient ship in the heart of Amsterdam

It was 14th of May, a very, very hot day in Fuerteventura. The sky was hazy because of the dusty wind from Sahara. Temperature in the shade was over 39 Celsius (103 degrees Fahrenheit). In the sun it was scorching hot. The wind, usually a bit cool and refreshing, that day was hot as well. And that’s the day, when we had a flight … Read More

Walking Camino de Santiago – Day 10, Small Finish – Santiago de Compostella

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Walking Camino de Santiago, Spain

Kaspars’s diary of the adventure completed in spring 2013. Translated by Una. It is April 29. Yesterday in the evening, when arriving to this albergue, I was feeling very, very good, better than everyone else. When walking the last kilometers I even thought – maybe I can run to Santiago de Compostella? Maybe to say to my mates: “Hey, I am … Read More

Walking Camino de Santiago – Day 9, Almost in Santiago de Compostella

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Walking Camino de Santiago, Spain

Kaspars’s diary of the adventure completed in spring 2013. Translated by Una. It is April 28. We wake up a little bit after 7 o’clock. We must leave albergue before 8. Looks like the weather today will be complete rubbish. We don’t even need to look out of the window to understand that. Everyone in the albergue puts their rain jackets on … Read More