Monthly Archives: September 2013

Digging in… The camping Queen!

Meeting Kevin, an Irish American from Chicago has given me the impulse to camp out for a few nights and save a little money (the story of my life). Kevin has been walking for months and has crossed the Alps, … Continue reading

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Under A Boiling Sun.

Navarra simmers under a boiling sun as the peregrinos (pilgrims) trudge wearily through dusty hills and vineyards, punctuated by tiny, sleepy villages. This is like the Spain I learned about many years ago… Not the ghastly tourist Mediterranean coastal resorts, … Continue reading

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Hola Pamplona!!!

Across the sweltering foothills of Navarra and down into the ancient city of Pamplona… And so ends the third day on the Camino! I still can’t believe I am even on the Camino after all these years, and to have … Continue reading

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Time to ‘walk the talk’!

Well here I am in Biarritz with the wind and rain driving in from the Bay of Biscay just a mile yonder. Needless to say, I am worn out after my coach and train ride, but the thought of tomorrow’s … Continue reading

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A Pilgrim’s Progress.

This old Viking is ‘on the beach’! As previously mentioned, I have decided to begin a journey that has been a goal of mine for many years, ever since reading ‘Pilgrimage’ by Paulo Coelho. I intend to continue the  blog, … Continue reading

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