Is it OK to have no plan at all?

The question was: I’ve had some lovely feedback from pilgrims on another post. My question here concerns something different so I thought I’d start a new thread. I am not much of a planner. In fact I was intending to just turn up in Seville on May 1st and start walking! I have given myself…

Camino Primitivo, comments from a pilgrim

Not really a question, but a very interesting post with comments from a recent walk on the Camino Primitivo. After having twice exprerienced walking the Camino Frances Route, during the first half of June, 2012 I walked the Primitivo. A few general miscellaneous comments and comparisons follow to add to other comments on the forum. The route…

What is your favorite place for a rest day?

The question was: I’m relatively new to posting on this board, but I have been reading on here for a while planning for my journey next year with a couple of my family members (from SJPdP to Santiago/Finisterre). I’m doing some real generic planning (leaving things more open-ended), but I’m interested to know in advance…

Would a camping hammock be useful?

The question was: I often do short trips in the woods and use a hammock and tarp for overnights. I like this setup as its very light and comfortable. I wouldn’t want to use it every night as part of the camino is the social aspect of staying in albergues. Are there many places along the…