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Video and blog walkthrough Camino Frances 2015.

Seatosky10

Seatosky10
Past OR future Camino
2019
My wife, Judy and I walked the Camino Frances in September/October, 2015, and created a blog post and video for each day of our seven-week journey. Feel free to have a look at our videos and blog by following the links:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLy2VXQE3YEwufuurN53TOlofBdgoHOQNK and, from the beginning of blog: www.throughourlookingglass.ca.
On YouTube, 'seatosky10', each video slideshow has a link to that day's blog post in the 'description': https://www.youtube.com/user/seatosky10
 
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Camino Frances - 2016 www.angie-carter.com/camino
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Oh my! what a treat this is going to be for more than a few days :) I have only made it through the first three so far but have enjoyed your efforts immensely! These clips are not something to rush through...I will get a cup of coffee - take a break and savor a day or two at a time.

Well done and I like your background music (so far...) very peaceful.
Thank you for sharing!!
 

Seatosky10

Seatosky10
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2019
Oh my! what a treat this is going to be for more than a few days :) I have only made it through the first three so far but have enjoyed your efforts immensely! These clips are not something to rush through...I will get a cup of coffee - take a break and savor a day or two at a time.

Well done and I like your background music (so far...) very peaceful.
Thank you for sharing!!
Sounds like you will be leaving soon to walk yourself. Buen Camino for sure. If you have any questions, feel free to ask. The blog may answer some of them :))
 

Nanc

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Frances (Sept 2016)
SDC/ Finesterre/ Muxia (2016)
lovely series thank you
photography beautiful and music entrancing
what did you put on your walking poles that glowed in the dark?
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Brian&Deb J.

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April 18 (2016)
YES!!! Thanks for your effort. We leave April 16. Between now and then we will journey a few days with you each morning. Can't think of a better way to get into the Camino spirit. And, great to see that you took 7 weeks. So many accounts preach of the 28 - 35 day journey. Fine if you have a time deadline however we are planning on 6 weeks, with a healthy cushion of 4 more weeks before we return home. Whatever time left after we enjoy Sanitago will be spent touring the country.
 

Seatosky10

Seatosky10
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2019
lovely series thank you
photography beautiful and music entrancing
what did you put on your walking poles that glowed in the dark?
nanc
We put the tape around our poles for I.D. so we they would not get them mixed up with others. There was also the added benefit of reflectivity in the dark. Reflective tape can easily be found at hardware or bike shops.
 

Seatosky10

Seatosky10
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2019
YES!!! Thanks for your effort. We leave April 16. Between now and then we will journey a few days with you each morning. Can't think of a better way to get into the Camino spirit. And, great to see that you took 7 weeks. So many accounts preach of the 28 - 35 day journey. Fine if you have a time deadline however we are planning on 6 weeks, with a healthy cushion of 4 more weeks before we return home. Whatever time left after we enjoy Sanitago will be spent touring the country.
Buen Camino to you guys as well. There is a great advantage if you walk slower and shorter distances, esp. if you are older or if you really what to enjoy the journey. We had no foot problems and we took over 5000 pictures. We spent time exploring and walked a lot over and above the basic distance. We averaged about 16km per day walking the trail. We had seven weeks to complete, and allowed extra days in case of health or bad weather problems. We wanted sunny weather for the mountain areas. We stayed 2 days at three locations. The extra days left over were spent in PORTO and LISBON. The link to that playlist - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLy2VXQE3YEwsVE8zodaVhBcqwzvRggK3d. That was a really nice add-on. (No blog for Portugal). HAVE A GREAT JOURNEY :)
 

Terri B

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1998 St Cuthberts Way, 1999 West Highland Way, 2016 & 2019 SJPDP to Santiago, 2020 Porto to Santiago
My wife, Judy and I walked the Camino Frances in September/October, 2015, and created a blog post and video for each day of our seven-week journey. Feel free to have a look at our videos and blog by following the links:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLy2VXQE3YEwufuurN53TOlofBdgoHOQNK and www.throughourlookingglass.ca.
I've just started to read your blog Judy and Dave and am enjoying it immensly. I'm finding it helpful as I will be there the same time this year.
Buen Camino
 
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Seatosky10

Seatosky10
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2019
I've just started to read your blog Judy and Dave and am enjoying it immensly. I'm finding it helpful as I will be there the same time this year.
Buen Camino
Sept/October is a good time. It should not be too hot in the Meseta. I doubt that we could do that in 37 degree temperatures. Buen Camino :)
 

JohnMcM

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Some, and with luck, some more.
My wife, Judy and I walked the Camino Frances in September/October, 2015, and created a blog post and video for each day of our seven-week journey. Feel free to have a look at our videos and blog by following the links:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLy2VXQE3YEwufuurN53TOlofBdgoHOQNK and www.throughourlookingglass.ca.

Congratulations David and Judy. Your photos capture the magic of your Camino Frances perfectly.

There will surely be many who view this and say "Ah! Yes I remember that place, view or feeling".

Perhaps, more importantly, there will many who are preparing to go (Angie94 and others), who can see what we have all fallen in love with.

Thank you so much for refreshing my vision of fantastic memories.

Buen (next?) Camino
 

Seatosky10

Seatosky10
Past OR future Camino
2019
Congratulations David and Judy. Your photos capture the magic of your Camino Frances perfectly.

There will surely be many who view this and say "Ah! Yes I remember that place, view or feeling".

Perhaps, more importantly, there will many who are preparing to go (Angie94 and others), who can see what we have all fallen in love with.

Thank you so much for refreshing my vision of fantastic memories.

Buen (next?) Camino

Thank you for your comment; Next? Thinking about the Norte for July-Aug. 2017. Debating the pros and cons. Doing some research.
 

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