'This is the book we wish wed had when we were planning to walk our first Camino.'
Whether you've already decided to take time out to walk this ancient path, or are just thinking about it, A Slow Walk Across Spain is full of inspiration and practical information.
Karen Manwaring has walked the Camino de Santiago across northern Spain three times with her partner. This is the book they wish they'd had as they planned and prepared to walk their first Camino.
This revised and updated edition includes maps, kit lists, diary excerpts, local recipes and beautiful images from Karen's three Caminos.A Slow Walk Across Spain contains 3 sections:
Camino Calling - the inner journey of the Camino, motivations for pilgrim walking, the psychological benefits and challenges of embarking on a long trek
Walking the Camino - preparing, walking, food, accommodation, weather, terrain, fitness and all things practical
The History of the Camino - the extraordinary story of the origins of the Camino de Santiago (Way of Saint Apostle James) including its medieval heyday and modern resurgence.
A Slow Walk Across Spain also contains a removable map of Spain showing the Camino de Santiago, and lists of useful websites and reading materials.