Tag Archives: Patrick Leigh Fermor

A donkey as a slow travelling companion

We had a donkey for many years. It is a very intelligent, affordable and durable animal. Donkeys have been used as a working animals for at least 5000 years and has been a travelling companion for many travellers: Rediscovering donkeys Yet where would travel be without all those slow journeys of yesteryear? Adventures like Patrick Leigh Fermor’s long walk across […]