Category: Camino de Santiago

Why write a book

Why the Hell would anyone want to write a book? The average yearly income derived from practising as an author in Australia is a mere $12,900. At $248 a week that is nearly $30 a week less than the dole! For me it is purely selfish reasons. I want to first see if I can, […]

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New Book by Camino Filmmaker Mark Shea

Interesting how things turn out. Last year I put together a photo book with the help of some designer friends. It was mainly just done as a way to value add to my motorcycle film and give Christmas gift buyers something physical they could give to their love ones. Anyway a mate knows a guy […]

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Happy New Year

Hope you have had a wonderful Christmas and New Year and have some amazing plans for 2019. I’m spending the summer in Tasmania and have had a great time; fishing and eating fresh oysters off the rocks, View this post on Instagram Oysters off the rocks A post shared by overlander.tv (@overlandertv) on Dec 25, […]

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An experience on the Camino de Santiago – Following our Dreams and Self-Actualising

I’m a big fan of a lit­tle book by Paulo Coelho called the Alchemist. Many book snobs would like to say Paulo’s writ­ing is sim­plis­tic, but I quite like his under­stated style and as with a good song, why com­pli­cate things with too many words! Paulo believes we all have a per­sonal call­ing, a spe­cial […]

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EPIC TRAVEL QUOTES

‘Below are some of my favourite travel quotes accompanied by some of my photos from around the world. The quotes are particularly related to the grandest of journeys, the pilgrimage!’ Mark Shea, Overlander.tv #Travel #travelling #quotes #mayanruins #Guatemala #Overlandertv #travelvideos overlander.tv A post shared by overlander.tv (@overlandertv) on Feb 12, 2015 at 3:54am PST #Overlandertv […]

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Camino de Santiago Documentary Film by Australian Filmmaker – The Way

The most viewed Camino Documentary on youtube ever, with over one million views I did my Camino de Santiago Pilgrimage in 2004. To be authentic, I walked the whole French Way; 34 days, 18 kg of gear, 764 km on foot. I lost 8 kg in weight! I had read a lot about the Camino […]

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Camino de Santiago – The Way Film – Part 41

Mark makes it to Santiago de Compostela where he experiences traditional Galician music and dancing as well as attending a pilgrim’s mass in the Cathedral. He sees the famous Botafumeiro swing through the aisles and films ancient rituals performed by pilgrims in the Cathedral. His final message is a quote from St Augustine – Solvitur […]

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Camino de Santiago – The Way Film – Part 40

Only 16 kms from Santiago de Compostela, after 34 days of walking, and a night of food poisoning and a symphony of snoring, Mark sums up his camino pilgrimage. He has learnt that walking can be a meditative experience, but feels the busy final stage of the camino is essential for people to re enter […]

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Camino de Santiago – The Way Film – Part 39

As Mark reaches the final stages of his Camino, he questions whether it has been a Spiritual experience. He also feels guilty that the busy social scene and partying of the last 100 km’s, may in some way be hindering the meditative walking insight he has already experienced.

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Camino de Santiago – The Way Film – Part 38

Mark has reached El Cebreiro in Galicia. He is 150 kms or one week away from Santiago de Compostela. After weeks of walking he feels fit and healthy and keen to walk the remaining distance.

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