¡Feliz Navidad!

Happy Holidays! What’s it like to celebrate Christmas in Spain? Maria Seco, founder of Spanish for the Camino, lives on the Camino and just wrote an excellent post on her blog about traditions in Galicia. Enjoy!

Merry Christmas

Camino Shell On Christmas TreeThings are extra festive this year in my corner of the world. We decorated our home and have a big Christmas tree because family has converged on the Bay Area this year instead of us visiting them. There’s a new ornament on the treea plain and simple scallop shell that I will carry with me on my first Camino in May.

I am feeling so much joy and appreciation for the season that I just want to share a few of my favorite things. Like John Cusack in  High Fidelity, I can’t resist a good top-five list either. So, without further ado, my Christmas Top Five Favorites! Continue reading