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Day 6 Pamplona to Muruzábel

Today’s walk was quite tough going. The climb from Cizir Menor (where Marene and I stopped for coffee) was quite brutal ,,. And the weather was sunny and very hot! I stopped off at S.Andreas church in Zariquieque, and also … Continue reading

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Ready, steady ….

As I’ve been bustling around today I’ve been getting increasingly nervous! Can I actually do this? What’s more, numerous ‘what ifs’ are dancing before my eyes too! So much so, it’s making me dizzy! But a friend said of me … Continue reading

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Following the Shell …

Pictures and symbols are important to me. In many ways the adage ‘a picture paints a thousand words’ holds very true to me. That said … … I do identify more with writing and reading (the gathering and re-telling stories) … Continue reading

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Peregrina Preparatio 10

8km (5miles) Longshaw Estate, Peak District Perfect walking weather: Cloudy but warm, some light drizzle… and hot sunshine Clothing : Zipoff trouser-shorts, t shirt, raincoat (part way) Terrain: hilly footpaths, paths through woods My friend and I set off out … Continue reading

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Peregrina Preparatio 5k

I went on a pilgrimage today, in the far north of Scotland, though it started out as a walk. It’s difficult for me to define -exactly- what a difference between a walk or hike and a pilgrimage are (I’m still … Continue reading

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Peregrina Preparatio 3

Pilgrimage 3: Monday May 14th 2018 Route: Turku to Naantali (via Raisio Bay,), bus back to town (I slept!) Weather: Hot and Sunny, 20 C early morning, rising to 27 C later in the day I wore cotton shorts, needed … Continue reading

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2014/6 amusing

This sign amused me today … Someone has a sense of humour :) (on the EastMidlands 12:29 Sheffield-London St Pancras)

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