Monthly Archive: June 2011

Can I do the Camino on a horse? 2

Can I do the Camino on a horse?

The question was: [I want to ride the Camino] Now I would like to have contact with people who has experience of this trip on horseback or if you, like me, are planning such...

How do I call home from the Camino de Santiago? 0

How do I call home from the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: Can anyone tell me what is the best and cheapest way to phone home to California? Are there phone cards I can purchase? Should I take my cell? I heard US...

Should I bring my DSLR camera on the Camino de Santiago? 2

Should I bring my DSLR camera on the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: …has anyone here taken their SLR with them on the Camino. How did you transport your camera? Read all the good DSLR Camino de Santiago tips in our Camino Forum.

Poncho or Raincoat for the Camino de Santiago? 2

Poncho or Raincoat for the Camino de Santiago?

TIP: Sillydoll made a post on the topic of raincoats and ponchos for the Camino de Santiago back in October 2007 that created a long and good discussion (218 replies so far). Very good...

I have 3 weeks to walk, where do I start? 6

I have 3 weeks to walk, where do I start?

The question was: I’m off to my first camino in July and I can’t decide whether to start in Burgos or Logroño. I’m flying to Barcelona and both places seem to be connected by...

What is the weather like in july? 3

What is the weather like in july?

The question was: Whats the weather in july like? planning on being on the camino for 4 weeks starting end of june. Read the good weather advice on the Camino de Santiago here.

Fernando Alonso might walk the Camino de Santiago 0

Fernando Alonso might walk the Camino de Santiago

At an event in Spain today, Fernando Alonso talked about the fact that he might be biking the Camino de Santiago this year. He said: I have mentioned this to my friends many times that we...

Tip: Equipment list and Opinions from recent Camino de Santiago 0

Tip: Equipment list and Opinions from recent Camino de Santiago

Our forum member Martin0642 posted a now classic post in our forum back in 2007. Great advice regarding what to bring with you on your Camino de Santiago. This forum post has been read more...

What is the most effective way to wash clothes? 2

What is the most effective way to wash clothes?

The question was: I’d like to ask you all what turned out to be the best method you used to wash your clothes on the way. Do you have a specific product? method? lessons...

How much money should I need for the entire pilgrimage? 3

How much money should I need for the entire pilgrimage?

The question was: […] would like some information about costs and how much money I should bring. Read all the good advice in our Camino de Santiago forum.

How difficult is it to get a cheap bed in july and August? 0

How difficult is it to get a cheap bed in july and August?

The question was: Are things drastically different in July/August as opposed to March/April in terms of crowds and accommodation? Read all the good lodging advice in our Camino de Santiago forum.

Is my Backpack too small? 2

Is my Backpack too small?

The question was: Is my backpack too small for the Camino de Santiago? Read all the good advice on selecting a good backpack for the Camino de Santiago here.