India (1) November 10 – December 14, 2017

Part 1 Pilgrimage from Varanasi to Kathmandu November 10 – 18 

Bodhi Tree

Bodhi Tree

Bodhigaya

Mahabodhi Temple

Buddha statue in Mahabodhi Temple

Buddha statue in Mahabodhi Temple

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Kunming, China October 20 – 26, 2017

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Europe 2017 (13) Barcelona & Epilogue of a Most Eventful Journey

Barcelona October 2-3, 2017

Cathedral, Barcelona

Cathedral, Barcelona

Office of the Presidency and Government of Catalonia

Office of the Presidency and Government of Catalonia

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Europe 2017 (12) French Riviera September 27 – October 1

Villefranche-sur-mer, Monaco, Nice and Cannes 

Cannes

Cannes

Nice

Nice

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Europe 2017 (11)Unexpected & Unforgettable Extended Stay in Spain September 16 – 26

September 20-26: Pontevedra, Isla de la Toja & Side trip to Porto

Happy Wedding Day of Isabel and Maricela; photo with Carmen and Ramon

Happy Wedding Day of Isabel and Maricela; photo with Carmen and Ramon

Excellent seafood in Galicia!

Excellent seafood in Galicia!

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Europe 2017 (10)Unexpected & Unforgettable Extended Stay in Spain September 16 – 26

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Europe Roaming 2017 (9): Santiago to Madrid, Spain

September 11 -15, 2017 Santiago, Lugo, Madrid, Toledo & Alacá de Henares

Cathedral & City Wall, Lugo

Cathedral & City Wall, Lugo

University of Alaca

University of Alaca

Cathedral, Toledo

Cathedral, Toledo

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Europe Roaming 2017 (8): St James’ Way, Spain

Camino de Santiago – Tui to Santiago de Compostela (19th to 23rd Stages of the Portuguese Way)

The Stone where the boat carrying the Saint's remains was moored, Paron

The Stone where the boat carrying the Saint’s remains was moored, Padron

Pilgrims put their heads on the Saint's shoulder and pray

Pilgrims put their forehead on the Saint’s shoulder and pray

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Europe Roaming 2017 (7): 11 Days Lisbon to Santiago de Compostela

rtugal- Lisbon, Fatima and Porto August 31 – September 4, 2017

Mass at Fatima

Mass at Fatima

Porto

Porto

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Europe Roaming 2017 (6): Portugal August 26 – 30

Lisbon, Lagos and Faro, August 26 – 30, 2017

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I am Portuguese by birth and love to get to know the country better. I have been to Portugal twice. So when my friends chose to take the Portuguese Way to Satiago de Compostela, I was delighted as I would have a chance to discover the country in greater depth.   Read more »

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