Monthly Archive: July 2008

How to travel to your camino starting point 0

How to travel to your camino starting point

Many questions that we get in the forum are related to “I am flying in from X and need to get to my camino starting point Y” and then the conversation goes on how...

Vueling and Clickair to merge 0

Vueling and Clickair to merge

The Wall Street Journal reports today that the two low cost airlines, Vueling and Clickair has decided to merge. They will still fly under the Vueling brand. Clickair was a spin off from Iberia...

Bed Bug alert 0

Bed Bug alert

This was reported on July 7th 2008 by Gareth Thomas: This information is current and to alert pilgrims further back down the Camino Frances to a bed bug situation in Hontanas. There are three...

What sleeping bag is best? 0

What sleeping bag is best?

Many pilgrims ask in the forum about “What sleeping bag should I take on my pilgrimage?”. Some bring one from home and some buy one once they arrive in Spain. The answer to this...

Pilgrim tattoo anyone? 2

Pilgrim tattoo anyone?

You know you are a pilgrim fanatic when you decide to get a pilgrim tattoo. From Flickr We have had a conversation on this in  the forum, and this is a more popular topic...

The Independent: 48 hours in Santiago de Compostela 0

The Independent: 48 hours in Santiago de Compostela

The Independent visited Santaigo de Compostela not too long ago, and produced an article with some ideas on what to do in Santiago de Compostela if you have 48 hours to spear. The article...