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My gap year part one - Paris, Italy and walking the Camino de Santiago

Midwinter in Paris. It’s cold but the trees look great!

Arriving in Paris mid-winter may not have been the smartest idea. 45,810 more words


You're the reason I'm travelling on - Don't think twice it's alright. .. (Bob Dylan 1963).

Today is our 32nd wedding anniversary. There are so many wonderful reasons to celebrate, and by waking up each day with the person that you want to travel through life’s ups and downs with, and is in it for the long haul, is amazing. 683 more words


Take it easy...(Eagles 1971).

We decided to have a late start today as we wanted to soak in a little more of the atmosphere that makes Port Isaac such a magical town. 584 more words


Kick your knees up, step in time.... (Mary Poppins 1964).

My knees are just one part of my body that is begging for relief. Unfortunately Doc Martin isn’t in today so I’ll just pop a Brufen instead. 604 more words


Rainy days and Mondays... (The Carpenters 1971)

The hotel rattled and creaked for most of the night. Our room was in the lee of the building and hence we were able to crack open the window without getting wet by the sideways rain. 528 more words


Mindful Walking

I’ve seen mindful walking done by monks and have concluded that the way we do it at the Walkinginspirit, mindful walking retreat is not like that. 358 more words

Come gather 'round people wherever you roam. ... (Bob Dylan 1964)

Well here we are again.

Same activity, different location.

We have come to the conclusion that the lust for slow travel is our true calling. Maybe it is a Darwinian phenomenon that dictates that as our age advances, our bodies intuitively slow to a crawl. 772 more words