What always interested me was doing a route that so many people have travelled before us. With all that magic.

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It was really hard. We were ready, because both of us are hikers, but 30 or 40 kilometres a day lugging a seven-kilo backpack is a lot.

What always interested me was doing a route that so many people have travelled before us. With all that magic.

It was really hard. We were ready, because both of us are hikers, but 30 or 40 kilometres a day lugging a seven-kilo backpack is a lot. Hills, bad weather... But then you finish each stage, you take a shower, sleep and the next day, you’re excited to get started again at 6.30.

Although our goal wasn’t to meet people, for a month you keep coming across the same people and you start to form a group and make friends.