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3rd of May – Windmills on the Hill

3rd of May – Windmills on the Hill

Rob The Traveller

Walking up to Alto del Perdón

Finally I’m coming to the outskirts of Pamplona and just as I come over, all eyes on the road, I see Alto del Perdón off in the distance. I know that’s the one I’m going over because it’s lined with wind turbines all along the crest.


Alto del Perdon


I now feel a spring in my step as I get out of the city and back on to the open road with my first objective in sight.

I hope the weather is good today because I’d like to spend some time at the top of Alto del Perdónhaving a picnic lunch and reflecting.

It’s amusing who you see on the road, at the last few minutes, I’ve been watching a French couple walking in front of me.

The husband is acting like a beast of burden carrying a rather large pack, whilst his wife carries nothing.

She seems to be berating him every few steps to keep up. Poor bugger.


  1. Look like I’m watching the movie, The Way 🙂

    • Everyday feels like it. A unique experience…

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