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Cruzar la Frontera Española

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¡Hola! At last we cross the border into Spain! Like most border crossings in the Shengen Area, it’s looking a little out of place and run down these days. The bar wasn’t even open, and I doubt they sell many souvenirs these days. I can’t believe that it’s taken us over 6 weeks to get this far. I thought we… Read more »

The Col de Portalet

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The end of the drive was the Col de Portalet, which also marks the border between France and Spain. Around the Col is a lovely soft, rolling valley with sharp peaks defining the edge. The light was great and we considered stopping there for the night. Unfortunately on the French side there were signs prohibiting overnight campers. I walked across… Read more »