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Rabbit-hole Where I've been

nécropole

Cutting through the steep side of the valley is the Cavée Robin (Robin’s Hollow in English I guess, though a French definition gives ‘chemin creux’ or hollow path which I think is more reflective of the reality). It’s maybe a track for tractors accessing the field on the plateau above, but its geological or topographical […]

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Reflection Where I've been

10 more

Three hours and 10km walking this morning, testing out my foot to see if it’s doing ok, whether the osteo helped…. Through the town… Into the fields Through the rain The weather forecast had predicted 85% chance of rain. Just as I was thinking their percentage was too high… So I did get wet. The […]

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Reflection Where I've been

walk with me

A different kind of blog today. You might want to just listen if you suffer motion sickness! I walked 8.5 km and am feeling surprisingly tired tonight. After this, I saw lots more butterflies fluttering and fighting determined in their indeterminacy, I disturbed pigeons and pheasants feeding in the fields, I heard the beating of […]

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what I did

I walked 315 km around Nanteuil le Haudouin. I visited (in no particular order): Silly-le-Long Sennevières Crépy-en-Valois Ognes Chèvreville Lagny-le-Sec Le Plessis-l’Évêque Ermenonville Senlis Péroy-les-Gombries Boissy-Fresnoy Villers Saint Genest Bouillancy Le Bas Bouillancy Acy-en-Multien Brégy Puisieux Étrépilly Vincy-Manoeuvre Duvy Auger Saint Vincent Droizelles Lessart Montlognon Montagny-Sainte-Félicité Le Plessis-Belleville Réez Rouville Ormoy-Villers Gueux Number of Départements […]

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Walking day 16

Streets I visited: Rue Charles LemaireRuelle BringandeRue de l’Hôtel DieuRue de LizyRue des Eaux SauvagesRue GambettaPlace de la RépubliqueRue de la CoutureRue CarnotRue du GuéRue Ernest Legrand [osm_map_v3 map_center=”49.140478,2.811063″ zoom=”15″ width=”95%” height=”600″ map_border=”medium solid blue”] Distance: 2 km Time: 35 minutes Cumulative distance: 315.3 km

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Walking day 15

Today I visited two local villages that I hadn’t yet walked through – result! [osm_map_v3 map_center=”49.147591, 2.852074″ zoom=”12.5″ width=”100%” height=”500″ map_border=”medium solid blue” file_list=”https://pilgrimtonowhere.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/2020-05-26_09-01_Tue.gpx”] Distance: 22.8 km Time: 7 hours Cumulative distance: 313.3 km

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Walking day 14

I basically went to Acy en Multien and then came back by a slightly different route. My long lunch break made the gps turn itself off! So two maps today. [osm_map_v3 map_center=”49.123669,2.862373″ zoom=”12″ width=”100%” height=”500″ map_border=”medium solid blue” file_list=”https://pilgrimtonowhere.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/2020-05-25_08-21_Mon.gpx”] [osm_map_v3 map_center=”49.121650,2.877823″ zoom=”12″ width=”100%” height=”500″ map_border=”medium solid blue” file_list=”https://pilgrimtonowhere.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/2020-05-25_12-35_Mon.gpx”] Distance: about 28 km Time: just under […]

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Daily Destination Where I've been

easy

Day 13 and I have definitely found some swing in my step. It’s true, 15 km is not very far and it’s true, having my husband come along with me after lunch made the walk go by super fast and it’s true, tomorrow is a whole other story… But it’s good to feel I have […]

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Walking day 13

Going round, and round, and round, and round…. The gps track is actually only half of my day, the first half got lost in my gps ineptitude! [osm_map_v3 map_center=”49.136498,2.810207″ zoom=”14″ width=”100%” height=”500″ map_border=”medium solid blue” file_list=”https://pilgrimtonowhere.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/2020-05-24_13-25_Sun.gpx”] Distance: 15.3 km Time: about 4 and a half hours I think Cumulative distance: 262.5 km

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Walking day 12

Revisiting previous périples today… [osm_map_v3 map_center=”49.192515,2.863095″ zoom=”12″ width=”100%” height=”600″ map_border=”medium solid blue” file_list=”https://pilgrimtonowhere.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/2020-05-23_08-23_Sat.gpx”] Distance: 16.8 km Time: 5 hours 15 minutes Cumulative distance: 247.2 km