Blogs by Caspin Journeys

[post_thumbnail size="header-narrow"]

Pompeii & Paestum: Stepping back in Time

Experience the emotions of the Amalfi Coast One of our most popular small group tours of Italy is undoubtedly that of the Amalfi Coast, where sensational coastal scenery merges idyllically with beautiful sea towns such as Amalfi, Positano and Sorento. Serpentine roads, lemon groves, and an exclusive trip to Capri are the perfect setting to […]

Continue Reading
[post_thumbnail size="header-narrow"] [post_thumbnail size="header-narrow"]
Pilgrims End at Finisterre Camino De Santiago Spain Walking Tours Caspin Journeys Image

Camino souvenirs

  When you reach Santiago de Compostela and have completed the Camino de Santiago you are awarded a certificate. I collected mine – it was an emotional moment. I also went into the cathedral – the incense chandelier was there swinging like a ticking clock. But my journey did not end here for I chose […]

Continue Reading
[post_thumbnail size="header-narrow"]
Pilgrims Way Camino De Santiago Spain Best Walking Tours by Caspin Journeys Image

A mind full of questions

Galicia marks the final lap of our journey, only a mere 150 km separate us from Santiago now. Walking these high peaks of Galicia, surrounded by endless mists, my mind traces back every step and I wonder how far have I come and how much further could I go yet? The Camino opens your mind […]

Continue Reading
[post_thumbnail size="header-narrow"]
Camino de Santiago Spain Escorted Walking Tours by Caspin Journeys Image

An unusual detour

Walking the Camino is like playing a game; you’re always looking out for the next shell or yellow arrow to lead you along the right path to Santiago. We left the monastery we had been staying in and returned to following the signs – shells engraved in the streets of the city. The Camino leads […]

Continue Reading
[post_thumbnail size="header-narrow"]
Leon Camino De Santiago Spain Private Walking Tours by Caspin Journeys Image

Castilla y Leon

As we stepped into the streets of Leon we felt a heavy weight lifted off our shoulders. Soon we would be leaving the region of Castilla and Leon behind us, moving on from these monotonous stretches of farm land and heading for the more exiting scenery of Galicia. Known as the Mesetas or Tierra de […]

Continue Reading
[post_thumbnail size="header-narrow"]
Wine Fauntain Bodegas Irache Estella Camino De Santiago Spain Guided Walking Tours by Caspin Journeys Image

The Essence of El Camino

The Camino is as much a physical challenge as it is a mental one. That evening we went to bed in Estella tired, aching and drained. We woke hardly feeling any better. Even more disheartening was the empty dormitory we woke to at 7,30. Everyone had already set off and we were still there complaining. […]

Continue Reading
[post_thumbnail size="header-narrow"]
Camino de Santiago Spain Caspin Journeys Image

Onward to Estella

Most pilgrims usually set off early in the morning; we never manage to get going until at least 9. After our night out in Pamplona at 11 we were still in the albergue. All night the bars and streets were heaving with people eating pinxos and drinking wine and at only 2 euros each it […]

Continue Reading
UA-51570231-1