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  1. ARRIVING IN SAINT JEAN PIED DE PORT

    ON FOOT Clic on the map to enlarge it By the way of St James (GR 65) which goes through the town from one end…

  2. MINIMUM EQUIPMENT FOR RONCESVALLES

    This 7-8 hours and 26 kilometers moutain stage crosses the Pyrenees at an altitude of 1400 m. It’s necessary to follow some security rules !…

  3. THE STAGE TO RONCESVALLES : HARD OR NOT?

    It is very far from being the bogeyman which is its reputation: practically all pilgrims are astonished to see how easily they have completed it!…

  4. SLEEPING AT RONCESVALLES

    Our hostel is situated in Saint Jean Pied de Port, but we give you here some hints in  order to prepare your stay in Roncesvalles.…

  5. BACKPACK TRANSPORT TO RONCESVALLES

    Maialen and her small company  EXPRESS BOURRICOT  will take care of this service. You can contact her   :             www.expressbourricot.com…

  6. RETURNING FROM RONCESVALLES

    Some of you finish your Camino in France (Voie du Puy, Vézelay…) by the stage of St Jean Pied de Port – Roncesvalles. It is…

  7. READING

    We like walking and also reading, rather in French but sometimes in English. In this article, we will share with you some books in English…

  8. “THE WAY”, THE MOVIE

    Since its release in 2011, the movie by Emilio Estevez, with his father Martin Sheen as main actor, is attracting a lot of new pilgrims…

  9. ULTREÏA HOSTEL ON FRENCH TELEVISION

    It was still like this in 2019, the atmosphere on the road to Compostela from St Jean Pied de Port. The french TV channel FR3…

  10. A BACKPACK OF LESS THAN 10 KGS (12 LBS) AND NOTHING ELSE!

    One spare set of clothing and ONLY ONE, which you arrange in a separate nylon bag: underclothes, socks, short-sleeve shirt, transformable pants, alway quick-drying, plus…