Can I transport my bike on trains and busses in Spain?

Biking the Camino de Santiago
Biking the Camino de Santiago

The question was:

We will by cycling from Burges to Santiago and then we need to get back to Burgos. To do so, we need to load our bikes on a train or bus. [Is this possible?]

Read all our good advice on transporting bikes on train and busses in Spain.

 

What is the bedbug status at the albergues on the Camino de Santiago?

Bed bug
BedBug

The question was:

We will be starting in Leon Sept. 12 [2011]. Does anyone have info on the bedbugs this time of year.We are treating our packs and sleeping bags. Any information would be appreciated.

Read all the bedbug responses in the Camino de Santiago forum.

Can I send a box ahead to Santiago de Compostela?

Luggage storage in Santiago de Compostela
Luggage storage in Santiago de Compostela

The question was:

I am starting my trek in Leon and making my way to Santiago on Sept 21st. I will be traveling throughout Europe for a few weeks before that and will have a normal suit case. I am trying to find a place where I can send my pack and have them store it so I don’t have to carry two bags around?

Read all the good Luggage storage advice in the Camino de Santiago forum here.

How do I get a Schengen Visa for walking the Camino de Santiago?

Schengen Visa
Schengen Visa

The question was:

The Spain Consulate in Mumbai, India, requires an ‘invitation letter’ sent by some firm/company/tourist organisation, etc. to the traveller in order to obtain a visa! How can I make this work I dont know! So anyone who is not a EU citizen and has walked the Camino, with no official ‘invitation letter’ or a confirmed hotel booking, Please tell me how!
Read all the good Schengen Visa Advice for pilgrim here in our Camino de Santiago forum.