Exploring themes of spirituality, wellbeing and religion, this is the inspirational journey of six strangers from New Zealand and Australia walking the 800km Camino de Santiago to overcome the personal and physical trauma that life has dealt them. Through blisters, shin splints and heat, the Camino forces pilgrims to defy their age and physical ability, while also acting as a catalyst for change. Both heart-breaking and inspirational, ‘Camino Skies’ is an uplifting story about everyday people doing the extraordinary.
Six antipodean pilgrims between the ages of 50 and 80 will embark on the 900-kilometre Camino de Santiago to seek life’s answers. Some will be undertaking the Camino for the first time, while others know all too well how arduous their previous journey was. How will they motivate themselves in the face of blisters, shin splints, heat and snow? Six different personalities from across Australia and NZ will walk as one to defy odds at their age and physical ability.