Let the Camino de Santiago begin. And didn’t it just? The first day was eventful, a little scary and I did my first good deed in the spirit of the Camino after 2 hours. More later in this post. Here I am outside
I had a spare day today in St Jean Pied de Port before starting walking Camino Frances towards Santiago de Compostela tomorrow. All my peregrino friends that I had just made left hostel Azkorria and then it was just me.
Today I will finally arrive in St Jean Pied de Port… But first… It is mid-morning in Bayonne and I have just spent 9€ on breakfast in the hotel. The breakfast price was for convenience, not for the ingredients. Although
Go south, old man. So I did… I had a train ticket for 12.28pm from Paris Gare Montparnasse to Bayonne in the southwest of France. Bayonne is the stepping stone to St Jean Pied de Port if you come from
A spare day pre walking Camino de Santiago which Hans The Hiker spent flaneuring in Paris… I slept really well in Lise’s sofa bed. I woke up at 6.20am after waking up once only during the night. Perfect peregrino time
Finally I was on my way. Wednesday 9th of September 2015 seemed to drag on forever. My first Qantas flight to Dubai (followed by an Emirates flight to Paris) was not scheduled to leave Melbourne until 10.55pm. And by early