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... try and spit
out a conversation and put myself out there to get the point across, which is
not only helping with my language but it giving me a lot of confidence. We met
everyone and made our way into the bull ring. The ring from the outside looked
like a huge castle with red brick and inside kind of reminded me like a rodeo
set up or a roman coliseum. The stadium was packed, and as tamar described it,
we would compare it to people coming to watch a popular ...
After mass I ate my orange (which was extremely messy - I really hate eating oranges by peeling them; cutting is much less messy), and walked around the gardens for another hour or so, and then headed back into the city. I took the bus 30 this time, which was JAM packed full of people but luckily only took about 15 minutes to get back to the city center. I went back to the hostel where I'd left my bag and it was still in the locker in my ...
... church called St. Kevin's, named after the saint who founded the location. I will hopefully be able to make friends with the priest who resides there as well as the Sisters. My purpose in choosing this location is to have time to think about my personal faith, reflect on my journey so far, in Europe and my life as a whole, and too embrace God in a new way, learning more about Him and my personal relationship with Him. I will be spending a lot of time alone, something ...
... to walk the whole Camino Frances. What's more, I decided to do it right away, without much thought or planning.
As no other ideas have come to me since, it seems that I am stuck with doing it. I make no promises about updating the blog with much more than where I have been, what I have eaten etc, and I'm not sure as of yet how often I will get the chance to update it, what with the nursing of blisters and eating of tapas taking priority. Ok. Big day tomorrow. Time for bed.
... to sleepover in the church. While I was sleeping, I had a weird dream of a little girl telling me about the treasure hidden in a pyramid in Egypt. Therefore,I was struggling whether to sell off my flock of sheep to start my adventure or continued working as a shepherd