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About timeaside

I'm setting time aside to focus on the things I think are important. A life well lived, taking lessons from the past without carrying their burden, hanging out with God and seeing what He has to say about the whole thing.

Sarria to Finesterre

TWO DISCLAIMERS If a man without a shirt on offends you or makes you otherwise ill, do not look at this set of photos. This post is likely to be a bit longer than the others, so best you go … Continue reading

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Villafranca to Sarria

  My walk over the last big mountain is done. Galicia is beautiful and I hope I’ve caught just a little of that in my photos. I didn’t get to see my wolf, but I did get to spend some … Continue reading

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Leon to Villafranca

  “Death is more universal than life; everyone dies but not everyone lives” –A Sachs Or as William Wallace famously said in Braveheart “Every man dies, not every man really lives.”   I was reminded of both these quotes in … Continue reading

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Burgos to Leon

  DISASTER!!! I have caught the Man Flu! As any right thinking person would know, the Man Flu is a serious and debilitating illness which will lay any but the most heroic low for weeks, even months. It is NOT … Continue reading

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Burgos

  Well, in contrast to the last blog, the last few days have been a bit rough. Even miserable in some parts.   My first bad move was to set off from Santo Domingo in the afternoon and so found … Continue reading

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Estella to Santo Domingo

Participate in a village festival in provincial Spain: Check Get drenched by rampaging youth at said festival:: Check Dance with a complete stranger at this same festival: Check, Check, Check! These last few days have been fabulous, interesting….surprising. A few … Continue reading

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Pamplona to Villamayor de Monjardin

    We’ve now walked from Pamplona to Villamayor de Monjardin, over the last three days, a total of around 56Km. Utterly beautiful. Our injuries seem to have settled and our particularly injured member has stepped up to the plate, … Continue reading

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