Hotel Restaurante El Peregrino
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23k (14.1 miles) 5 hrs hiking, 1000 calories burned 1200 BMR calories = 2200 calories to eat today to break even! Please pass the gelato :-) another beautiful day of vistas. Long tough climb up to Alto de Perdon, peak of forgiveness. It has this moniker due to the 6 miles of climbing but with beautiful views at the top and metal art in honor of the peregrines (pilgrims of The Way). I've seen photos of the artwork many times and I felt emotional finally being at the peak ...
... and forests of the Pyrenees to the wheat fields of the upper Ebro River valley. Along the way we visited the 12th-century Church of Santa Maria Eunate, where we got our pilgrim passports stamped. Then it was on to Puenta la Reina. Of the four Medieval pilgrim's routes that led through France to Santiago, three converged at St. Jean Pied de Port (just on the other side of Roncevalles) and crossed into Spain continuing on to Puenta la Reine. We ...
... time and feeling like I could be a tourist helped me relax a little more. From here on, there are regularly spaced villages where I can stop for the night if needed, so if I don't make my goal town, I'll be okay. And since it's largely reservation-free bed assignment, and there are always cheap hotels if needed, I don't need to hurry anymore. So I can legitimately go at my own pace, for as long or short as I like. It really has become a case of (stop me if you've heard this ...
... it became obvious they were the girlfriends. Anyway, it took me a while and a few refreshments to realise the boys in the band were truly truly awful. I looked back on my life and wondered why I never joined a band, as my complete lack of musical talent was no barrier.....
Anyway, for the first time I awoke refreshed this morning, as there was no bloody German and I had finally used my ear plugs. The day started well ...
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