Onesse-Laharie to Dax

Day 52 of Walking Out of the World. Two pilgrims with mediaeval bourdons continue on their way across the vast featureless heathland of the Landes. As we walk, we continue to find ourselves divided by belonging to the same Church. (Previous post: Labouheyre to Onesse-Laharie) Story telling is an art practised by pilgrims through the … More Onesse-Laharie to Dax

Clères to Rouen

Day 15 of Walking Out of the World: a two thousand kilometer 86-day pilgrimage to Compostela on foot. Rouen cathedral and some thoughts on pilgrimage and 13th century French gothic. (Previous post: Day 13b & 14  Dieppe to Clères on the Chasse Marée) The Good News was my tent had not been attacked by wild boar in … More Clères to Rouen

Dieppe: parish church of Saint-Jacques de Compostelle

Day 13a: Walking Out of the World, a two thousand kilometre 86-day pilgrimage to Compostela on foot across England and France to the north west corner of Spain. (Previous post: Day 12b An interlude: The Midnight Ferry to Dieppe) The ferry arrived in Dieppe at 5.30 a.m. and there is – for the pilgrim – a … More Dieppe: parish church of Saint-Jacques de Compostelle