Grampies Go On Their Knees - CycleBlaze

Grampies Go On Their Knees

A Quest for Relics, Saints, and Miracles in Southern Europe

By Steve Miller/Grampies
4,271 km (2,652 miles) over 73 days between Mar. 22, 2017 and Jun. 2, 2017
Introduction heart 0
The Way of St. James heart 0
Grampies go on their knees? heart 0
The Plan heart 0
The Scramble heart 0
The (One and Only?) Way heart 0
Mapping 'Till Our Eyes Cross heart 0
Thinking About Camping heart 0
You Have My Vote heart 0
Our First "Buon Camino" heart 0
The Rocking Chair heart 0
Last Minute Tech Frenzy heart 0
Montreal: Pre-pilgrimage stop at Notre Dame (de Montreal) heart 0
Montreal: A day of small triumphs heart 0
Montreal to Paris heart 0
Paris: Summertime! heart 0
Notre Dame de Paris: The pilgrimage begins heart 0
Stage One: Paris to Lyon: The Way of St. Martin (first part) on Eurovelo 6 heart 0
Day One: Paris to Rambouillet heart 0
Day Two: Rambouillet to Chartres: Following Chemin St Jacques through stone towns to an ancient cathedral heart 0
Day Three: Chartres to Huetre (near Orleans): Adopted by a lovely family heart 0
Day Four: Orleans to Jargeau heart 0
Day Five: Jargeau to Gien heart 0
Day Six: Gien to Belleville: An eleven euro bath heart 0
Day Seven: Belleville to La Charite: A fine Benedictine monastery heart 0
Day Eight: La Charite to Nevers heart 0
Day Nine: Nevers to Vitry Sur Loire: A Lucky Find heart 0
Day Ten: Vitry to Paray le Monial: Caterpillar Train and Fish Balls heart 0
Day Eleven: Paray to Suin (on the way to Cluny): Where's the Beef? heart 0
Day Twelve: Suin to Cluny: Down from the Hills heart 0
Day Thirteen: Cluny to Macon to Lyon: Punt! heart 0
Stage Two: Lyon to Arles: on the Via Rhona heart 0
Day Fourteen: Lyon to Valence: Some very welcoming people heart 0
Day Fifteen: Valence to Rochemaure heart 0
Day Sixteen: Rochemaure to Bourg Saint Andeol: Nougat Central! heart 0
Day Seventeen: Bourg St Andeol to Roquemaure: Lavender and other perfumes heart 0
Day Eighteen: Roquemaure to Avignon to Arles: Sur le Pont, ou non. heart 0
Day Nineteen: Arles: The heart of Provence the edge of the Camargue heart 0
Stage Three: Arles to St. Jean Pied-de-Port: The Voie d'Arles on the Canal du Midi heart 0
Day Twenty: Arles to St. Gilles: Yes, the horses are here. heart 0
Day Twenty One: St. Gilles to Les Saintes Maries de la Mer heart 0
Day Twenty Two: Les Saintes Maries de la Mer to Aigue Mortes and Le Gruau du Roi heart 0
Day Twenty Three: Le Grau du Roi to Sete heart 0
Day Twenty Four: Sete to Beziers: Goodbye Mediterranean Hello Canal du Midi heart 0
Day Twenty Five: Beziers to Colombier: It's A Trap! heart 0
Day Twenty Six: Colombiers to Le Somail: Let Them Eat Olives heart 0
Day Twenty Seven: Le Somail to Carcassonne: Storming to the Castle heart 0
Day Twenty Eight: Carcassonne to Castelnaudry: Storming the Castle heart 0
Day Twenty Nine: Castelnaudry to Toulouse: Happy Birthday Amelia: Six Years Old! heart 0
Day Thirty: Toulouse to Lourdes: Miracle Train heart 0
Day Thirty One: Lourdes to Bayonne: Message of Compassion heart 0
Day Thirty Two: Bayonne to St Jean Pied de Port heart 0
Stage Four: St. Jean Pied-de-Port to Santiago de Compostella: The Way of St. James - Camino Frances heart 0
Day Thirty Three: St. Jean Pied de Port to Espinal: Grampies Use Napoleon Route, Invade Spain heart 0
Day Thirty Four: Espinal to Pamplona: The Rain in Spain... heart 0
Day Thirty Five: Pamplona to Cirauqui heart 0
Day Thirty Six: Cirauqui to Torres del Rio: Bait and Switch? heart 0
Day Thirty Seven: Torres del Rio to Navarette: Mainly in the Plain heart 0
Day Thirty Eight: Navarrete to Santo Domingo de la Calzada: Why did the chicken go to church? heart 0
Day Thirty Nine: Santo Domingo de la Calzada to Villafranca Montes de Oca heart 0
Day Forty: Villafranca Montes de Oka to Burgos heart 0
Day Forty One: Burgos to Carrion de Los Condes heart 0
Day Forty Two: Carrion de Los Condes to Bercianos Real Camino: The gloves come off heart 0
Day Forty Three: Bercianos Del Real Camino to Leon heart 0
Day Forty Four: Leon to Astorga: An unexpected low point. heart 0
Day Forty Five: Astorga: Holed Up heart 0
Day Forty Six: Astorga to El Acebo: Unexpected emotion heart 0
Day Forty Seven: El Acebo to Vega de Valcarce: Sleeping under a bridge heart 0
Day Forty Eight: Vega de Valcarce to Fonfria: Oh, Cebreiro! heart 0
Day Forty Nine: Fonfria to Sarria heart 0
Day Fifty: Sarria to Palas de Rei: A Very Tough Day heart 0
Day Fifty One: Palas de Rei to O Pedrouzo heart 0
Day Fifty Two: O Pedrouzo to Santiago de Compostella: The Festival of Friends heart 0
Day Fifty Three:Santiago de Compostella: HEY EVERYONE, TRIP IS ONLY 1/2 DONE! heart 0
Stage Five: Irun to Nantes: The Velodyssee (Eurovelo 1) heart 0
Day Fifty Four: Irun to St. Jean de Luz: Happy Birthday Laurie! heart 0
Day Fifty Five: St. Jean de Luz to Biarritz to Labenne-Ocean heart 0
Day Fifty Six: Labenne-Ocean to Leon heart 0
Day Fifty Seven: Leon to Gastes heart 0
Day Fifty Eight: Gastes to La Teste de Buch heart 0
Day Fifty Nine: La Teste to Lacanau Ocean heart 0
Day Sixty: Lacanau Ocean to Soulac sur Mer heart 0
Day Sixty One: Soulac to Marenne heart 0
Day Sixty Two: Marenne to Rochfort heart 0
Day Sixty Three: Rochfort to Marans: Super U! heart 0
Day Sixty Four: Marans to Saint Vincent Sur Jard heart 0
Day Sixty Five: St Vincent sur Jard to Bretignolles Sur Mer heart 0
Day Sixty Six: Bretignolles Sur Mer to La Barre de Monts heart 0
Day Sixty Seven: Noirmoutier heart 0
Day Sixty Eight: La Barre de Mont to Pornic heart 0
Day Sixty Nine: Pornic to Le Pellerin heart 0
Stage Six: Nantes to Tours: The Way of St. Martin on La Loire a Velo heart 0
Day Seventy: Le Pellerin to Ancenis heart 0
Day Seventy One: Ancenis to Angers heart 0
Day Seventy Two: Angers to Saumur heart 0
Day Seventy Three: Saumur to Villandry heart 0
Day Seventy Four: Villandry to Tours to Angers to Montreuil-Juigne: About Face! heart 0
Stage Seven: Tours to Paris: A Bonus Look at Normandy heart 0
Day Seventy Five: Montreuil Juigne to Neuville: Life is a Branch of Cherries heart 0
Day Seventy Six: Neuville to Mayenne: Living Like Royalty heart 0
Day Seventy Seven: Mayenne to Domfront heart 0
Day Seventy Eight: Domfront to Clecy heart 0
Day Seventy Nine: Clecy to Ouistreham heart 0
Day Eighty: Ouistreham to Bayeux heart 0
Day Eighty One: Bayeux to Ouistreham heart 0
Day Eighty Two: Ouistreham to Lisieux heart 0
Day Eighty Three: Lisieux to Bray heart 0
Day Eighty Four: Bray to Pacy sur Eure heart 0
Day Eighty Five: Pacy sur Eure to Giverny, Bec Hellouin, and back: Monet! heart 0
Day Eighty Six: Pacy sur Eure to Maisons Laffitte heart 0
Day Eighty Seven: Maisons Laffitte heart 0
Day Eighty Eight: Paris heart 0
Day Eighty Nine: Montreal heart 0
A Little More from Montreal heart 0
Final Thoughts on "On Their Knees" heart 0
The Hit Counts heart 0
How Much per Scoop/Boule/Kugel??: Grampies to go Lochside (Again) heart 0