Ancient Trails and Paradors of Northern Spain’s Camino de Santiago


Here are the Trip Leaders scheduled for this journey (please note that leader assignments are subject to change).

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David Atela

Departure Dates: May 7-15, 2019, June 7-15, 2019, September 10-18, 2019, September 24-October 2, 2019

David Atela, a graduate of the Universidad del País Vasco in northern Spain’s Basque country, has written several guidebooks on the Picos de Europa and the Pyrenees, and has studied the geology and ecology of many of Spain’s mountain regions. He has ...

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Katia Azkorra

Katia Azkorra hails from Spain’s Basque Country, where she earned her degree in art and found painting to be one of her passions. She has also lived in Scotland, where she moved to teach art activities to children, but the Basque world called her back and she ...

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Marian Gibert

Departure Dates: May 28-June 5, 2019, June 7-15, 2019

Marian Gibert has been a world traveler from a young age. She was born in Bilbao, Spain, grew up in Venezuela, and later lived in Britain, where she studied Business Administration at Cambridge. She also lived and worked in a resort in the Swiss Alps, picking up the ...

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Annie Hawkins

Annie Hawkins, born and raised in a small village in Burgundy, is a passionate world traveler and one of our most enchanting Trip Leaders. After studying art history in Provence, Annie moved to California, where she led adventure tours in the American Southwest and ...

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Patricia Raczkowski

Departure Dates: May 7-15, 2019, May 28-June 5, 2019, June 12-20, 2019, September 6-14, 2019, September 17-25, 2019

Patricia Raczkowski was born in Canada of a Spanish mother and Polish father and has lived in Spain since she was ten months old. Her first taste of the mountains came in high school, when she went on monthly hikes with the nuns from her school in Madrid, and she ...