2015 - Experience tranquility and the pleasure of slow traveling through the ancient heart of Europe. Meeting pilgrims and Spanish hospiltality. Absorb the wine and pine forest in France, the Pyrenean Alps and the rosary like laced mediaeval churches along the St-Jacobs route.
HIGHLIGHTS ALONG THE TRIP
Bologna - Modena - Riva di Garda - Madonna di Campliggio - Passo di Rabbi - Tarscher Alm - Laas - Prato allo Stelvio - Ischgl - lech - Egg - Lindau - Friedrichshafen
Western Europe is at its best in spring or fall. Moderate temperatures and few rainy periods. Spain can get pretty hot even in october.
Where ever you lay your head, that's your home. Pitch your tent near small forests, along river sides, in agricultural areas. When fended, don't get in.
Western Europe is a food and drink paradise. Drink the best beer in Belgium, find the best of the best breakfasts in France, enjoy the most tasty tapa's in Spain ... and savor the silence along the pilgrim track.