Well, I had to take a couple of days off in Ronda to let my bad feet heal up a bit, but am back at it. Just need to limit the distance for a few days. The short stretch from Ubrique to Villaluenga de Rosario was nice, with green valleys and very rocky hilltops. Villaluenga … Continue reading Back in the Saddle
Leaving Almoraima, I was still battling a cold. The climb up to the castle outside of Castellar de la Frontera was a nice start and the castle was excellent, however the winds were still blowing hard in the hills, and I really wanted to start heading down. The rest of the day to Jimena de … Continue reading Almoraima to Ubrique
Well, my first two days are under my belt. While it’s great to be here, I must say that the first two days have been an uncomfortable grind. First, I have not been able to shake this cold that I’m fighting. Camping in the national park on my first night didn’t help. While the wind … Continue reading First Two Days
Well, I’m starting my walk today! I am excited but also a bit scared at the same time. It’s like jumping out into a big unknown abyss. To make matters worse, I am feeling a bit sick. I may need to shorten my first day if I start feeling really bad or if I run … Continue reading Starting Today
Was going to start the walk today, but have been battling a cold since arriving in Tarifa. I don’t feel well enough to start today. Will see how I feel tomorrow, and maybe I can give it a go. Stay tuned!
Welcome to groundwerk.org, and thank you for following! I am currently on my way to Germany to visit family for a week before I make my way to Tarifa, Spain to begin my walk. I hope to start the walk on April 4th. Hope you find the walk and blog interesting and motivating. In addition … Continue reading Welcome