Day Twelve

What can I tell you about my day off? I still get up early, the wifi is slow, (but I am downloading lots)! My folks take me to a local village that has a big plant/flower sale. They want some flowers for their place, so does everyone else from the site. It’s a hive of activity with food stalls as well, cheese, cured meats, caramelised nuts and nougat.
After returning home, we sit and have lunch before I return to the wifi.
In the evening I spend well over an hour using my iPad to talk to Jasmin back at home! Apple’s FaceTime works brilliantly….
Dad and I discuss smaller cameras, as he feels the Nikon D3 is too big to be lugging round with me, to be fair he has a point. I only have it because of my idea regarding the book…!?!
And that concludes my day off…

About waytosantiago

The way of St. James is one of the three largest Christian pilgrimages of the world. I intend to walk one of the many routes which begins in le Puy en Velay, France. The route has been trodden by many weary souls, looking for answers, looking for adventure, for the obvious religious reasons, or just walked for the sake of it. I first came across the route about 6 years ago whilst reading Paulo Coelho’s ‘The Pilgrimage’, I decided maybe something could be learnt from spending so much time on the road in solitude. Being the kind of person that lives to work, these ideas were put on hold whilst my life moved steadily forward. Recently I’ve found myself longing for adventure and decided it was time to begin planning. Another thing I decided was if I was going to do this, I may as well try and raise money for charity along the way. So the story begins...
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