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On Tour in Andalusia

Duperier’s Authentic Journeys had its inaugural tour of Andalusia in 2019, and the verdict from the group members Sandy and Ramsay Stallman is that we delivered an awesome experience.

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Take time for a hug

There’s no better way to celebrate love than to walk the Camino with the people you love.

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A walking floral tribute

Our co-founder’s backpack becomes a vase packed with springtime wild flowers each time she walks the Camino. We explain why.

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Falling in love again

Walking on the Camino allows pilgrims to experience nature, often with surprising consequences.

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My Camino: Brad Genereux

We spoke to retired Senior Chief Petty Officer, decorated Operation Enduring Freedom veteran and author Brad Genereux about how he set up Veterans on the Camino to help lead other veterans on the Spanish path to peace.

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Camino Christmas gifts

We have some ideas for Camino-related stocking fillers to celebrate the 12 days of Christmas and beyond.

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Women on the Way: Then and now

In 2018, 164,836 women traveled the Camino de Santiago. In fact, there were more female pilgrims (50.35%) on the road than men. At Duperier’s Authentic Journeys we have lots of women on our tours who come alone, looking for safety, support, and a lovely group of people to walk with. They follow a tradition stretching back to medieval times, when women traveled to Santiago de Compostela, usually by horse rather than on foot. We spoke to Dr. Anne E. Bailey of the Faculty of History, University of Oxford about the history of female pilgrims on the Camino.

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A helping hand on the Camino

Pilgrims visiting Melide wonder why this crux has shows Christ with his arm hanging down. Is he pointing the way towards Santiago? We look at the possibilities.

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Thank you!

This Thanksgiving we would like to thank all of our clients who have chosen us to help make their pilgrimage on the Camino happen.

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