Category: hiking!

Freya van Dien

Featured on Pure Portugal :-)

Thankful to be featured on the Blog and Facebook feed of Pure Portugal ‘not your average real property seller’. With respect for the work they do and the vision they stand for. VISION Pure Portugal (from the website) Our aim is to bring people back to the land and to encourage sustainable practices which enhance …

Freya van Dien

Inspiration

Reading this magnificent book about walking during the winter of 2018 and 2019 was what moved me to finally fulfill the long cherished desire to walk the Dão valley. I am ever grateful to Frédéric Gros for his embodied knowledge, inspiring prose and research into the power of the simple act of walking. I don’t …

Freya van Dien

CdD 1.0 ~ The numbers

It’s a Dutch saying and holds some truth all though both ‘knowing’ and ‘truth’ are contested concepts 🙂 In any case we thought it would be good to share some numbers about our Caminho do Dão. Tomorrow is the last day of walking and it will be a ‘shorty’, only 12 km. We want to …