Touring - Le Puy to Santiago de Compostela
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Is anyone familiar with Way of St. James: Le Puy to Santiago - A Cyclists' Guide, by John Higginson. It is sold by the Confraternity of St James.
06-27-05, 10:40 PM
Yep- on my list of things to get, as I'm planning a research trip along two of the chemins next year- including the one from Le Puy as far as Roncevaux. The book is reputedly very useful. Have you seen MayQ's site (http://www.mayq.com/Best_european_trips/Saint_James_of_Compostella/Saint_James%20of%20Compostella.htm) ? There are some really handy tips there, as well!
So, does that mean you have used it, or have heard of it?
06-28-05, 05:53 AM
I've just finished Anne Mustoe's book "Amber, Fur and cockleshells" where she rides that route. Lots of interesting info. "www.virgin.com/books"
06-28-05, 07:59 AM
Heard of it, read excerpts from it, on my list of things to read this fall.
Thanks for the replies folks. I guess I'll be fine without the Higginson guide. I'll stick with my 1:300k Michelin maps
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