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... then drove the 6 kms into Oloron Ste. Marie where we will do most of our shopping, it was gorgeous, green and a pretty town, we are quite excited. We then drove like stink to find a place for lunch before the 2pm cutoff, it was great, a salad for lunch! Back on the road again, we drove through the fabulous vineyards of Bordeaux, it seemed endless, we were struggling ...
... three days walk. We saw many pilgrims along the road. It seemed very steep! While I was eating the meal at the bus station, I noticed the man from the previous night's taxi ride, Marcos. I rode next to him on the bus to St. Jean. It turns out that he is ALSO a professor, in Brazil. Philosophy. I'm not sure why I keep meeting all of these professors! He speaks Portuguese but also Spanish and very very little English, so I got ...
... hundreds of years.
I was going to buy some shorts to sleep in as there are mixed dormitories but decided against due to the extra weight. We bought some food for lunch as we didn't think the albergue at Orisson would have any. We were fully loaded up with rain gear and jackets and after some adjustments the pack felt better but still heavy.
We were told this would be a tough climb and although it was only 8 kilometres it ...
... explored the medieval town including walking thru the Gate to Spain just outside the city gates. This was the starting point for Jim & Linda as they walked the first stage from St Jean to Roncesvalles last September.
After remembering and sharing our experience last year with L& A, we drove to our hotel at Roncesvales, to pick up where we left off last year.
Our Camino experience is covered another blog within this site called "The Camino- Our ...
Not sure which day I am up to so just going to write about today for now. Saturday, 5th day of walking, should be well into it by now I hear you say. Started well had breakfast with H&P at their Alberque as our hotel/glorified Inn was not serving b´fast till 8.30 (nearly lunch time in our book). We arrived at their place after a horrendous walk up a steep hill which must have put my heart rate up to 150 minimum (going on how ...