Places of Pilgrimage: Connecting with Self, Others and Spirit.
To everyone, places of pilgrimage are something different, but for so many Pilgrimage offers a way to connect: to one’s past, to one’s future, to a spiritual meaning, or to a place. We may not always call spiritual journeys a Pilgrimage, but
Eva Michaelsen on Walking Meditation and El Camino de Santiago
El Camino de Santiago is perhaps one of Spain’s greatest walks, but it’s more than that to Eva Michaelsen: for her El Camino de Santiago has been a teacher in meditation, mindfulness and her purpose in life too, as each journey has new wisdom to reveal.
Finding New Faith in San Juan Chamula Mexico
San Juan Chamula Mexico, is unlike any other place in the country. Home to the Chamula community the religion and customs here are a unique blend of Mayan and Catholic. I found this town to be a shining example of humanity and a reminder too of our inter-connectedness as seekers
Discovering Celtic Rituals & Mythology in Aran, Ireland with Dara Malloy
On the Island of Aran, Ireland, I met Dara Malloy - a Celtic Priest who helped me discover the world of Celtic Rituals, Traditions, Mythology and even Celtic ceremonies that take place today. This beautiful and wild part of Ireland is home to a rich history, and plenty of examples of forging stronger connections through a tangible sense of connection.
Mayan Healing with Jose Santos Tamay: I Recognize in you my Other I
The Maya are a people with rich culture, history, traditions, and a way of life that we can learn much from today. I learned more about Mayan healing as well as the culture in my interview with Jose Santos Tamay who I met at Hacienda Chichen in Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico. My own journey has shown how much wisdom cultures such as the Maya have to teach us about our lives and how we see them today.
Mayan Energy, Culture & Artistry at Lake Atitlan, Guatamala
Lake Atitlan is a sacred centre for Mayan culture in Guatemala: in fact, it’s considered the energetic gateway to an ancient underworld. I spent time exploring Lake Atitlan and learning more about the beautiful traditions of the Maya tribes of Guatemala
Cathar Country: Exploring Cathar Castles, France.
The South East of France is home to Cathar Country, perhaps most famous for its Cathar Castles! France is home to about 20 Cathar Castles in total, and the region is rich in culture and nature too. This is a fabulous place to step back in time and stand in awe of what generations before us witnessed