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Start walking from Carcassonne on Sept. 2, 2017.


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natefaith

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Camino(s) past & future
Sarria-Santiago (2009)
León-Ponferrada (2014)
Camino Inglés (2017)
#3
Yes, super exciting! I love Carcassonne, too!

Enjoy it all and Buen Camino!

(!!!!!) :)
 
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sept 2016 CF
sept (2017) Lourdes to SJPDP via Piemonte
SJPDP to SDC via CF
#5
Starting in Lourdes on Sept 12th. Hope to meet up with you. Bon Chemin.

Mark
 

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Kanga

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Francés x 5, Le Puy x 2, Arles, Tours, Norte, Madrid.
#6
Another vote for Carcasonne!
 
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Via Podiensis (Sept 2014)
Via Gebennensis (May 2016)
#7
Any information on the Piemont route welcome. How busy is this route? Accommodation? Best time of the year to do it?
Thanks for advise :)
 
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http://www.godesalco.com/plan
Any information on the Piemont route welcome. How busy is this route? Accommodation? Best time of the year to do it?
Thanks for advise :)
Bonjour, Elsabe.
Here are a couple of websites to help with planning:

http://www.godesalco.com/plan
http://vppyr.free.fr/vpp-index-partir.htm

Le voie du Piemont is sweet in May. There will be wild orchids and butterflies along the trail and an abundance of poppies, herbs and flowering grasses. The meadows are verdant and the hillsides are noisy with song birds chortling and scrapping...

When I set off in the first week of May, 2017 there were few other pilgrims for company. Until Lourdes I met just 4. They were following le Chemin de St Jaques whereas I followed the GR 78. Sometimes we met in the evenings. After Oloron-Sainte-Marie I hiked up to Le Col du Somport then followed El Camino Aragones. On the Spanish side of the Pyrenees the vegetation and geology altered somewhat. Hope this helps....

Cheers
Lovingkindness
 
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