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    Moll1e replied to the thread LIVE from the Camino SJPP to SdC.
    That may be so, but I wonder about selection and training of volunteers. In my opinion, there's a difference between directness and rudeness and I experienced the latter on one occasion.
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    Moll1e replied to the thread LIVE from the Camino SJPP to SdC.
    This from On Being newsletter today: "We hope that gathering places can be places of connection, yes; but also places where powers and presumptions are undone, and places where griefs can be acknowledged, their burdens can be laid down — if only...
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    Moll1e replied to the thread LIVE from the Camino SJPP to SdC.
    Actually yes, I've just had a flashback to an extremely rude older volunteer who was quite vindictive at dinner time. It takes a special team to deal with people who have been walking all day over a very arduous route and are exhausted. A...
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    Moll1e reacted to camino.ninja's post in the thread LIVE from the Camino SJPP to SdC with Like Like.
    About 50% chance of stupid arrogance from the volunteers in Rocesvalles. And 50% chance of very helpful and nice volunteers.
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    Moll1e reacted to nycwalking's post in the thread LIVE from the Camino SJPP to SdC with Like Like.
    August 2001, in Roncesvalles, I slept in the large cold dormitory full of rickety bunk beds and no blankets. For some reason it didn’t occur to me it would be cold at the foot of the Pyrenees. I caught a cold that lasted all the way to Sahagun. I...
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    Moll1e reacted to VNwalking's post in the thread LIVE from the Camino SJPP to SdC with Like Like.
    Yes, a special and heartfelt thank you for these incredibly hard working volunteers. The need to make things work for everyone trumps individual desires. This is a pilgrimage, not a tour, and part of pilgrimage is accepting what is offered with...
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    Moll1e replied to the thread Biarritz to SDC.
    You can get a minibus from Biarritz to SJPdP, can't remember what it costs though but reasonable.
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    Moll1e reacted to jeff001's post in the thread Biarritz to SDC with Like Like.
    The cost of the bus from Biarritz airport to Bayonne train staition is abour 4e. The train to St. Jean is 8.4e.
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    Moll1e reacted to Deleted member 3000's post in the thread Biarritz to SDC with Like Like.
    If your budget does not include transportation to St.-Jean-Pied-de-Port, it should be sufficient. I found that 30 Euro per day included eating well, an occasional hostal, and too many coffees and soft drinks. A soft drink is twice the price of...
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    Moll1e replied to the thread LIVE from the Camino SJPP to SdC.
    Well said!
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