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Recent content by Ove Garpeman

  1. Ove Garpeman

    Comment by 'Ove Garpeman' in media 'Leaving Roncesvalles'

    But why....?!?!?! Buen Camino :-)
  2. Ove Garpeman

    Comment by 'Ove Garpeman' in media 'Camino Frances - Between Irache & Los Arcos (May 2017)'

    Remember this in scorching heat +30 degrees and never has that cold beer been so great.
  3. Ove Garpeman

    Latest Status of Beds in Roncessvalles

    New I stayed in Roncesvalles on the 6th June and was glad that I had booked ahead as well, it was full in the afternoon.
  4. Ove Garpeman

    Comment by 'Ove Garpeman' in media 'Pyrenees Mountains May 2016'

    A few weeks later it was soaking wet and very slippery :-(
  5. Ove Garpeman

    Live - Camino Francés Buy earplugs if the snoring annoys you...

    At Roncevalles we did not sleep due to all the devilish snorers and ear-plugs do not work, sadly. The snorers should all be put in the same room in my opinion. Next time we will happily pay for private rooms every other night. Buen Camino
  6. Ove Garpeman

    Comment by 'Ove Garpeman' in media 'Hardcore Pilgrim'

    It really is a self portrait
  7. Hardcore Pilgrim

    Hardcore Pilgrim

    Somewhere along the El Camino :-)
  8. Ove Garpeman

    Water in the Pyrenees

    There is a working fountain outside Orisson, use it. I brought 1,5L with me. Buen Camino :-)
  9. Ove Garpeman

    Six days from SJPP?

    That would be 180 kms, so Logrono is possible in 6 days.
  10. Gite Kayloa before Orisson.

    Gite Kayloa before Orisson.

    We stayed here for the night and enjoyed the wonderful views.
  11. The french hero !!!!

    The french hero !!!!

    Thank god this frenchman showed up after 2-3 hours of dredaful rain and gusty winds. Here we could put on more clothing, buy hot cocoa, eggs, bananas etc. Vive le France !!!
  12. Reaching Orisson.

    Reaching Orisson.

    Stunning views all the way to Orisson.
  13. Crossing the Pyrenees

    Crossing the Pyrenees

    Nightmare crossing with heavy winds, rains etc. June 5th 2017.
  14. Ove Garpeman

    St Jean to Roncesvalles in a day, or stop at Orisson?

    Me and my girlfriend crossed the mountain last week with a wonderful sunny start on monday 5th of June and stayed in Kayola for the night. (right before Orisson). The following day started with heavy rain and it continued being very wet and very windy all day over the mountain. It was a...

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