Category Archives: the Pyraneese. A new begining

Day 27: Moratinos to Sahagun

Part one A very short day for me today as there was a bit of a mix-up with my forward booking. But if the truth be known, my body really is extremely weary so a short walk was probably be … Continue reading

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Day six.Zubri to Pamplona

The day started with a little too much excitement. The owner, the utterly charming owner, who has less English than my Spanish, treated me like royalty from the moment I arrived, no, I mustn’t eat in the bar, the dinning … Continue reading

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Day three

Yesterday was a tough climb, basically the foot hill of the Pyrenees, and this so called “busy” pilgrim route rendered very little company. At one point I spotted (spotted being the word) what I thought maybe a resting pilgrim……. Okay … Continue reading

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St Jean pied du port

Here I am, this is one of the main setting off points for the Camino, I expected a town bustling with pilgrims, but the place is quiet and the locals are quietly going about there daily lives. I did meet … Continue reading

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In France and on the edge of an adventure

So, I am on my way, arriving at St Jean- pied de port just as night was falling, but it was still light enough to see the Pyrenees looming high about the town. No Tea or coffee facilities in the … Continue reading

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