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Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
First, as a new person to the Camino, let me say thank you to everyone on this forum for much useful information and insights. We are just returning from our first Camino experience. We walked one week on the Arogenes from Jaca and then one week on the...
Hello all, After some research, I've seen that framing a compostela can somehow be a contentious subject. So, hopefully this is an easy question! I'm just trying to figure out what size the compostela is. Is it a standard European paper size? Thanks!
I have a question for the forum which the subject says it all. I am finishing my senior semester in engineering which I graduate in December and was planning on doing the Camino Frances starting in SJDP from August first to the end of August before the beginning...

Pelegrino Passport Idea

Hi all! It's wonderful to be able to look at these forums after getting done my camino. It's a great way to revisit it. I still have my pelegrino passport, and was thinking of how wonderful it would be if, along the camino, instead of just collecting stamps, you collected...

best earliest time to go

We'd like to walk the Camino Frances from Saint Jean Pied De Port to Santiago De Compostela in the spring/2017. We would really like to avoid the crowds but want to go when the albergues are open. We're not worried about a little rain. How early can we...
My friend has the charcoal one and loves it. She has made a believer of me and I'm going to order one for my September Camino. Question for you Macabi wearers..... I want the khaki one, but will it show dirt? My friends charcoal one sheds...
Hola! The Guide to this route is available in the resources section. With a great deal of help from our Moderator Miguel there are now new and very clear maps. You can print the guide if you wish - but it is perfect when downloaded onto a...
I arrive to Lisbon on the 20/07/2016, in Lisbon the Posada de Juventud is open, is not alberge, it cost €16,50 as pilgrim, on Alverca, is not open the alberge, private cost €15, Azambuja, Santarem the same history. Take in consideration your budget, albergues €15 plus food...
I was nervous about leaving, but now with the extended high security warning by France government, and all I read on this today and yesterday, I am wondering if it is a good idea?? I am coming from Canada, landing in Lyon on Thursday. I am not worried about...
Hello! I did my first Camino this summer (Camino Ingles y Finsterra) and now want to return with my entire family. I would like to try a new route, but won't be able to start until mid-July. Is it too hot to go then? Has anyone...

From Santiago to Madrid

I'm sorry if this has been asked a lot before, but I have a hard time searching this forum for information. I will be walking the Frances starting from SJPdP on September 5. I will be flying home from Madrid on October 13. I already have train reservations...

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The Catedral on a sunny day

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