Can I take the bus to Finisterre?

The question was: I wanna know if there are any bus services I can avail from Santiago to Finisterre? And how much time does it take to reach there by bus? Can I reach Finisterre, spend some time and get back to Santiago in the same day? Read the conversation on taking the bus to…

TIP: On photography and camera selection for the Camino

  Not really a question, but some great tips related to photography and the selection of a camera for the Camino de Santiago. For those of us who love photography, the Camino presents a dilemma. Leaving behind the large print and low light capabilities of an SLR can be stressful. There’s nothing worse than taking in the perfect sunset,…

Should I use insoles?

The question was: I will soon be doing my first Camino. I have two metal plates in my spine from a car accident many years ago, and because of this I need good cushioning in my boots, otherwise my back aches. I understand a lot of the Camino will be on hard surfaces – tarmac,…