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Camino de Santiago - Camino Francés
Camino de Santiago - Camino Francés

Camino de Santiago - Camino Francés

Guide With Map Book

TRAVEL

320 Pages, 4.5 x 6.75

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $27.95 (US $27.95) (CA $37.95)

Publication Date: January 2020

ISBN 9781786310040

Rights: US & CA

Cicerone Press Limited (Jan 2020)

Not Yet Published. Estimated release date: January 2020
 

Overview

This is a guide and map book to walking the 784km Camino Frances from St Jean-Pied-de-Port in southern France to Santiago de Compostela in Spain, including an additional route to Finisterre. Split into 6 sections and 36 customizable stages, the guide lists over 500 pilgrim hostels. The map book covers the entire route, which can be walked in 4 to 5 weeks.

Author Biography

The Reverend Sandy Brown is a community activist, long-distance walker, and ordained minister from Seattle, Washington. After reading 'The Pilgrimage', by Paolo Coelho in 1992, he planned his 2008 trek on the Camino de Santiago and since then has walked over 3500 kilometres on pilgrim trails in Spain and Italy. He records his pilgrim adventures in his popular blog, www.caminoist.org. Sandy earned his undergraduate degree in medieval history at the University of Washington in Seattle, his MDiv at Garrett Theological Seminary, which honored him in 2006 as Distinguished Alumnus, and in 1997 earned a doctorate from Princeton Theological Seminary in gender, sexuality and spirituality. He was executive director of the Church Council of Greater Seattle, most recently served as senior pastor of Seattle's historic First United Methodist Church and currently is a candidate for Seattle City Council. In his spare time he enjoys yoga, sailing and piano. He has two grown sons and his life partner, Theresa Elliott, is a yoga master teacher.