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... a U-turn and headed back. Truly it is hard to describe the scenery in this part of the world, no amount of photos do it justice. And simply having a car and driving anywhere in this area was such a fabulous experience.
Well the walk was mountainous (not surprisingly) and even a twisted ankle didn't dampen memories of crystal clear, dark blue lakes set in a backdrop of rugged mountains.
"This place can't be all good" I hear you ...
... fellow pilgrims. Follow the Dutchman thru the hilly country side. Mountains to my back, camino flowers all around. Down into the valley I tumble, with pilgrims by my side. Good day 23k - my feet are happy for the stop without blisters!! Passing thru tiny villages, with not many services, I forge on to Castiello de Jaca, a sleepy village where I rest my weary head and feet. I splurge ...
... it was full of big motorhomes - all over the place. Think Lake District or New Forest, but allowed to go where you like and stop and camp anywhere.
Lots of cyclists cause we are near the Col de Tourmalet. But a tandem?
We stayed here three nights because of the lovely weather and the wonderful peace. Everything is bright green or deep blue. And not 'organised'. There are no signs, no restrictions, no litter, just ...
... the next couple of hours so we kept to the advice to keep hydrated and walk gently.
We walked into the sleepy city of Jaca round 2.30pm. We discovered then that everything is closed from 1.30 till 4.30. With help from another couple also looking for Albergue Mamre and the map we got from Canfranc we found it in an inner city small street. It was clearly closed so we walked back to a large open courtyard area where there was ...
17.45hrs. Long journey from Lourdes some 290 miles. Crossed the border to Spain. Sad to leave France but excited at the same time to explore northern Spain. Driving through the Pyrenees was mind blowing. Ive never seen such greenery and surrounded by so many mountains and trees. Miles and miles of the most spectacular scenery. Photos just doesn't capture the beauty and splendour. What caught my attention was the clean fresh air mixed in with the wonderful smell ...