Monthly Archive: December 2012

When do pilgrims walk the Camino de Santiago? 0

When do pilgrims walk the Camino de Santiago?

  This is not really a question, but more a tip. If you are looking for information on “when” pilgrims walk the Camino, have a look at our Camino de Santiago Calendar here. If you have your...

How do we deal with snoring in Albergues? 3

How do we deal with snoring in Albergues?

The question was: Snoring is prominently featured in virtually every blog about the Camino, usually with a mixture of humor and irritation. I heard several times that some albergues have rooms or space set aside for snorers,...

How do you get time off from work? 4

How do you get time off from work?

The question was: To those of you who do the entire Camino Frances in 1 go (not splitting it up into different parts), what about your jobs? What kind of job do you have...

The Camino is not for everyone 6

The Camino is not for everyone

  Not really a question, but still and interesting conversation that started with: The first part is a no-brainer: There are some people who simply are not cut out for long-distance hikes, physically or...

Can I walk a Gluten Free Camino? 4

Can I walk a Gluten Free Camino?

  The question was: Please advise what and how one does manage their GF diet on the Camino? Of course, I will carry my own food but can I cook in some places as...

What T-shirts to wear? 7

What T-shirts to wear?

The question was: Is it true better not to wear cotton on the Camino, because it easy gets wet and takes long to dry? What type of fabric is better? I saw some very...