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Camino de Santiago Tour 2020 Preparations

Preparations are under way for the students and staff who are participating in next years Camino Tour. The team met bright and early, on a pleasant Sunday morning at Bells …

FINAL MORNING

Here we are, at the airport in Rome ready to fly home. What an amazing pilgrimage it has been for all seven of us. Each one of us have had …

SUBIACO, ITALY

Today we went to Subiaco, Italy.  There is a strong Connection to Holy Cross through the Benedictine monks, Rosendo Salvado and the fact that it is the sister town of …

ST OSCAR ROMERO


Today was a life changing and beautiful day. It was amazing to see Oscar Romero become a saint. I found it beautiful to see so many people from El Salvador …

VATICAN CITY

Today was a BIG day. After a short train ride our day began in the Vatican Museum. We thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful artwork, but the highlight was going into the …

EXPLORING ROME

After a relaxed morning, we made our way from Cassino to Rome. The train ride was very pleasant and was direct so the time went extremely fast and before we …

REFLECTIONS ON OUR PILGRIMAGE

One of the main things I got from this section of the Camino was a definition for the term ‘Faith Journey’. In some ways I got this definition through spiritual …

Day One: Cammino Di San Benedetto

Bon Cammino!

We started our day today in the beautiful town of Arpino. This was to be the starting point for the Cammino di San Benedetto. The walk took us …

We are on our way!

We are currently boarding the plane en route to Rome! The anticipation is immense. For 3 of our 7 pilgrims this is the first International Flight and for 4/7 this …

Passport Arrives!

College Librarian and parent Mrs Colleen Azzopardi was selected as a staff member to join the European Camino to the Canonisation of Oscar Romero. Mrs Azzopardi has created many of …

CANONISATION OF OSCAR ROMERO

On 14 October Blessed Oscar Romero will be canonised in Rome. We are very privileged that Holy Cross College will be represented at this very special celebration.  The pilgrimage group …

PortAventura Theme Park

Today we all woke excited at what awaited, we were heading to PortAventura, Barcelona’s largest theme park. We had a hearty breakfast nice and early so we could begin our …