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  • Tandem Graham
    One Autumn afternoon, I sat in a London library reading Jennifer Lash's memoir of travel to European pilgrimage sites; she actually took the train to Santiago de Composela as she was too ill to walk. Booooiinnng! Something went off in my being...
  • Tandem Graham
    I don't think work talk comes up early in conversations between pilgrims. I must have talked with several hundred pilgrims in 1100 miles of walking and 3000 miles of cycling caminos, and work-talk wouldn't total fifteen minutes across all of...
  • Tandem Graham
    The group I was traveling with just today CANCELLED our Camino for May! Have been preparing since last summer. :(
  • Tandem Graham
    Only you can decide, and for each person the factors weigh differently. If I go, there is a small risk that I catch and carry the virus to another community(ies). There is a risk to me, though I'm younger and healthier than those who seem to...
  • Tandem Graham
    Tandem Graham reacted to truthseeker's post in the thread Silk Liner Feedback? with Like Like.
    I used a silk liner in September/October and seldom needed any other covering to keep warm. Also my thrift shop silk shirt, which I had stuffed in my pack at the last moment, turned out to be my favorite article of clothing!
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    Tandem Graham replied to the thread Paris to bayonne.
    SNCF, the French rail company doesn't release tickets for sale until two months before travel, though as others have stated above, the timetable itself changes very little. The tickets for the fast through trains (TGV - trains grand vitesse) are...
  • Tandem Graham
    Tandem Graham replied to the thread Flybe.
    Thanks you guys (& gals!). I'm grateful for the consensus advice that the night bus is best avoided. I've used the ferry many times by car and by bike, so it's a known quantity. So I have reached deep into my wallet and booked an overnight...
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    Tandem Graham reacted to gerip's post in the thread Flybe with Like Like.
    Amen! Did that bus trip once. Horrible! I live on the IOW right across from Portsmouth and have taken Britanny Ferries several times. Depending on the time of year you can get a fairly cheap ticket to Le-Havre or Caen and take the train from...
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    Tandem Graham reacted to Tia Valeria's post in the thread Flybe with Like Like.
    Keepng an eye on Brittany Ferries sailing updates lately - there have been numerous occasions when the Le Havre ferry hs been cancelled due to strikes. Other destinations mostly OK - apart from the weather this past few weeks leading to some delays.
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    Tandem Graham reacted to chinacat's post in the thread Flybe with Like Like.
    Exeter, for one, now has no airline serving locals. 😕

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