Monthly Archive: February 2012

How do I get from Bayonne to SJPP (Saint Jean Pied de Port) 2

How do I get from Bayonne to SJPP (Saint Jean Pied de Port)

  The quetion was: I found that there is no train service form Bayonne to Saint Jean Pied de Port, but there is a bus service (is this true?). Can you help me to book...

Are there mosquitos on the Camino de Santiago in May? 4

Are there mosquitos on the Camino de Santiago in May?

The question was: I attract mossies like no-one else I know. Are there mosquitos on the VdlP in May? If so, I’ll take a mossie net – any thoughts? Read the good advice on...

Is it possible to go camping along the Camino de Santiago? 11

Is it possible to go camping along the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: Can I bring a tent and camp out while on the Camino de Santiago? Read the good advice on Camping along the Camino de Santiago here.

Tip: How to brush up on your Spanish 0

Tip: How to brush up on your Spanish

Not really a question, but caitlin_s from Melbourne, Australia share some nice tips on… how to brush up on your Spanish before your Camino de Santiago. Thanks Catlin!

How did you find and why did you walk the Camino de Santiago? 4

How did you find and why did you walk the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: I was wondering how others initially found and walked the Camino. My personal point of view is that there are no accidental pilgrims, but that’s just me. How about you? Read...

Can I walk the Camino de Santiago at night? 1

Can I walk the Camino de Santiago at night?

The question was: So I’m an enormous night-owl and I was thinking it could be lovely to walk a little of the camino overnight – perhaps some of the meseta? Has anyone done this?...

Where can we get a pilgrims passport in Sevilla? 0

Where can we get a pilgrims passport in Sevilla?

The question was: Can we go without a credential to Sevilla and be sure to get one there, or will we end up without a credential? Is the cathedral the right place? Read all...

Do I need to be baptized to get a pilgrims passport? 2

Do I need to be baptized to get a pilgrims passport?

The question was: I am not religous but I am spiritual and wish to walk the Camino soon. Can I still get a Pilgrims Passport or is evidence of baptism required? Read all the...

What time is recommended to start walk in the mornings? 6

What time is recommended to start walk in the mornings?

The question was: We have some discrepancies about at what time we should wake up every days and start to walk’ My opinion is to wake up as son as possible, around 6:00, because...

What is the best way to get your Compostela home in one piece? 2

What is the best way to get your Compostela home in one piece?

  The question was: Is a container provided, or is that something to bring along in the backpack? How big are the certificates? Read all about how to bring your Compostela back home with...

What type of underwear is best? 0

What type of underwear is best?

The question was: do i need to get some trekking underwear or just put some cycling shorts on under my normal underwear Read all the good advice on underwear on the Camino de Santiago here.