GR20 – days 11-13 – the end is in sight!

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The last 3 days of the GR20 seemed to whizz by. That said it was still a mental challenge; the weather was scorching hot and become hotter as we lost altitude each day, my ankle started to complain about walking … Continue reading

GR20 – day 9 and 10 – and then it rained

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We knew once leaving Vizzavona that the days would be longer and have to be at a faster pace, but that the walking would still be tricky with huge ascents (and descents) and just as much rock. But, having slept … Continue reading

The GR20 – days 7 and 8 – half way at last

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As our trip was planned as 13 days of walking, we technically passed half way on our way to Petra Piana in terms of time, but there was still a long way to go. The town of Vizzavona marks the … Continue reading

The GR20 – days 5 and 6 Onwards to Manganu

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After the excitement and hardwork of the Cirque de Solitude we assumed that the hardest part of the route was behind us. In terms of technicality we didn’t come across anything quite as difficult, but the pace was to pick … Continue reading

The GR20 – Day 4 The Cirque de Solitude

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Everyone who’s made the effort to read about the GR20 before heading out to Corsica has heard of the infamous Cirque de Solitude, the most technical day on the route. And while looking down into the bottom of the Cirque … Continue reading

The GR20 – the first 3 days

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Heading South on the GR20 is the direction most people travel, and while you could go against the flow I preferred this direction for getting the difficult bits out of the way first. Or at least the most difficult, as … Continue reading