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Snap Shots of the Caminho Portugues

Enjoy the Snap shots of walking the Portuguese Caminho. This was over a 675km walk from Lisbon in Portugal up to Santiago de Compostella in Spain. 17 more words

I'm back from a small ancestral pilgrimage

I’ve been on an ancestral pilgrimage since thursday. It’s been an amazing experience and more productive than I ever dreamed. I’ve written about it here… 72 more words

Conclusion of my 2 day Ancestral Pilgrimage

I came back to NY today and on the way I stopped in Wellington, PA. There is a Quaker meeting house there off Rte. 74 (Warrington Meeting House) and my sixth great grandfather Rev. 645 more words

Stepping on Ancestral Soil

(photo by Mary Ann Glass)

Today I started a very mini-pilgrimage. Mostly I’m down in MD to visit family, but on the way, I very deliberately sought out a cemetery where I know a number of my relatives are buried. 1,915 more words

Wandering around the world shoulder to shoulder

On our recent walk through Norway we were very fortunate to meet a writer, Hilde. She writes for her local news and was very interested and keen to share what we were doing so we agreed to an inter… 8 more words

Postcards From the Hajj: The Crowds

As just one of two million pilgrims, Diaa Hadid, a correspondent for The New York Times, battled huge crowds to perform the sacred rites of the hajj, even as a V.I.P. 23 more words

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Postcards From the Hajj: The Crowds

As just one of two million pilgrims, Diaa Hadid, a correspondent for The New York Times, battled huge crowds to perform the sacred rites of the hajj, even as a V.I.P. 23 more words

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