Below: The ruins of a castle at Rochegude. The chapel was still in service.

Below: Inside the chapel, Ori signs a pilgrim book. Most chapels in France had these books, where pilgrims could mark their passing and leave messages (perhaps to friends who they knew were following a few days behind). Virtually all the churches and chapels we passed in France were open to pilgrims. Some isolated chapels even had piles of makeshift bedding, for pilgrims who were stranded or too late to find a bed elsewhere. As soon as we got to Spain, the churches were all locked. We found this quite surprising, considering the significance of this traditionally Christian pilgrimage route!

Below: At dinner in Saugues: Kyle, Jacky, Emmanuel, Alain, Ori, Didier, and Anne:

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