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Merida and a Motorway Campsite – Day 19

Friday 31st July 2009 – Spain
There are a number of wild dogs in and around Spain and Portugal, and you often see them scavenging in bins and around restaurants. Some are not very clued up on the highway code, and will occasionally stand in the middle of a busy road, oblivious to the dangers. Ive seen a few lucky escapes already from almost certain death as motorists speed around the bends in the road, narrowly avoiding collision with the animal, and almost certain death.

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Next Stop, Leon in Spain – Day 8

Monday 20th July 2009 – Spain
Looked at my map before setting off today to be more sure about where i was going. I wanted to go to Leon, as it didn’t seem too far away. It looked as if it might be just down one road, trouble is, it was a very long road.

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Santander in Spain, via Pamplona – Day 7

Sunday 19th July 2009 – Spain
Today was my first border crossing, from France to Spain. I wanted to make sure i had all the correct documentation and ID that was needed to cross the border. I decided to go to a place called Pamplona as my guide book said it was a nice laid back place with a lovely backdrop of Pyrenees Mountains. It sounded ideal, so off i set.