Cycling Exploits

Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, Crossing the Alps & other cycling trips

The Pilgrims' Miscellany

In 2004, three of us set out from St Andrews in Scotland to Santiago de Compostela in Galicia. This page leads you to heap of notes and diary entries that are the inevitable fruit of preparing, undertaking and relflecting upon our pilgrimage. We invite you to rummage through them.

The Pilgrims
The Route
Background to the trip
Musings on France and pilgrimages
2004 Road Diary
2005 Road Diary
Reflections on arriving at Santiago
2006 Road Diary
Reflections of the long distance cyclist
Gustavo's diary extracts
Prayers at the start of the journey
The story of Fursac: rifts, schisms and a chicken
Gadgets, Kit and Techie stuff
Pilgrim Paintings by Ken and Andrew
Raising Money for Good Causes

Last updated 12th November 2006