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Invite to meditate on the Paris Way of St James

28 Février 2014, 21:30pm

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Hush ! Jef Aérosol Ph. J F F Hiking on a long distance means meditate on foot. That's what you experiment in Paris. The way goes through a pedestrian zone. The only noise comes from the people around. Silence helps meditation. 120 feet from the camino,...

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Glorious spots on the Way of St James 2

10 Février 2014, 18:22pm

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Monuments in Paris Time to go, Pont Notre-Dame Ph J F F The previous post was about 2 monuments that are on the Way of Saint James when you walk through the Paris region. Imagine you've stayed overnight in the City of Light, and the next day you resume...

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Glorious spots on the Way of St James

9 Février 2014, 21:44pm

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The "Great Way" When you walk through Paris and its region you discover places that belong to the French history and at the same time to the history of Europe. Two examples taken from a catalogue of old books on sale at Ormara, a bookshop in Versailles...

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A Dutch starting point to Santiago

8 Février 2014, 18:42pm

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The Way of St James is everywhere. Many pilgrims believe the camino starts at St Jean Pied de Port, at Conques or at Poitiers. Would you see a film and miss the beginning on purpose ? The camino begins at the airport or if you live in Europe, at your...

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Longpont an unusual church on the Way of St James

7 Février 2014, 19:59pm

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Holy relics Instead of Chartres, its pleasant scenery, a beautiful labyrinth and famous stained-glass windows, you may decide to walk to Tours, Bordeaux, Saint Jean Pied de Port and eventually Santiago via Orléans. If so, your first night may be in Massy...

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