Monthly Archive: January 2012

How do you manage to get 4 weeks off work to walk the Camino de Santiago? 4

How do you manage to get 4 weeks off work to walk the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: How did everyone here manage to take 4-6 weeks off their everyday lives and jobs? Read all the good advice on getting days off work to walk the Camino de Santiago...

Is it ok to use an alarm clock in albergues? 2

Is it ok to use an alarm clock in albergues?

The question was: is it ok to use an alarm clock on the camino , i dont want to wake everybody up @ some ungodly hour Read all the good advice on how to...

Can I bring my wooden pole on a flight? 3

Can I bring my wooden pole on a flight?

The question was: i am flying from Dublin to biarritz with ryanair , does anybody know if i can bring my wooden pole on board , or should i buy one in sjpdp ,...

What is the best guidebook for the Camino Frances? 1

What is the best guidebook for the Camino Frances?

The question was: I wish I could take this forum with me on the Camino, however…I don’t have a long enough electrical extension cord for my computer . Can I get a recommendation for...

My laces don’t stay tied well, any tips? 4

My laces don’t stay tied well, any tips?

The question was: I’m experimenting with my Merrells (both the boots and the shoes) on a daily basis, and I’m finding that as Wonderful as these are for my feet, the laces don’t stay...

Is it inevitable for feet to stink, or a sign of bad shoes? 2

Is it inevitable for feet to stink, or a sign of bad shoes?

The question was: After just a day of wearing them, my feet smelled like death itself. Is this something I should just counter with foot powder, or is it a sign that I should...

How do I charge my Kindle and iPhone on the Camino de Santiago? 0

How do I charge my Kindle and iPhone on the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: How do most pilgrims charge there phones, kindles etc while doing the whole 6 week camino from St jean to Santiago. Read all the good advice on charging your iphone and...