Monthly Archive: February 2013

Who packed vitamins for their Camino de Santiago? 0

Who packed vitamins for their Camino de Santiago?

The question was: I just put six weeks of vitamins in baggies and they weigh alot…well, at least the same as a large yellow onion. Heres what I take per day: One Multi, One...

I am walking on a budget. Can I do it for under €800? 9

I am walking on a budget. Can I do it for under €800?

The question was: I intend to walk from sjpp to santiago, 4-5 weeks maximum, any ideas as to how much i would roughly have to take. Do you think it possible to do it...

From Santiago, should I walk to Muxia or Finisterre first? 5

From Santiago, should I walk to Muxia or Finisterre first?

The question was: Can anyone suggest which is the best route to go? Santiago to Muxia to Fisterrra (then bus back) or Santiago to Fisterra to Muxia (then bus back) Veer left or veer...

I don’t have 4 weeks off, can I skip the middle? 7

I don’t have 4 weeks off, can I skip the middle?

The question was: My wife and I have only 15 walking days to work with for our planned camino starting in April. Since we do not have time for the whole thing, we thought...

Can I walk from Porto to Santiago in 10 days? 5

Can I walk from Porto to Santiago in 10 days?

The question was: I’m planning on walking from Porto in May. Is 10 walking days enough to make it to Santiago? I have 12 days total but would like an extra day or two...

How long does it take to walk the Camino de Santiago? 1

How long does it take to walk the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: I am planning to walk from St Jean at the end of August and have really only 30-32 days to do it in. I a mfairly fit and a good walker....

What about Computer security along the Camino? 1

What about Computer security along the Camino?

The question was: I was thinking I might make the minimum payment on my credit card on-line, but then had second thoughts. How secure would a public computer be in Spain, or anywhere else...

Top 5 memorable points on the Camino de Santiago 8

Top 5 memorable points on the Camino de Santiago

The question was: Over the 825 kms from St Jean to Santiago there must be places you remember most.To get the ball rolling here in no particular order are mine. my first glimpse of...

What is best route to take while walking with a seven year old? 4

What is best route to take while walking with a seven year old?

  The question was: Has anyone had the experience of walking the camino with a seven year old child? I hope to go in 2013 around may but I’ve read that in previous years...

What about Hiking Boot Maintenance for the Camino de Santiago? 2

What about Hiking Boot Maintenance for the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: How do I keep my boots soft and supple as I break them in for my Camino? I am old enough to remember using saddle soap on my baseball glove, but...

Any recommendations for accommodation in Finisterre? The Finisterre lighthouse hotel? 1

Any recommendations for accommodation in Finisterre? The Finisterre lighthouse hotel?

  The question was:  Anybody got contact details for the Finisterre lighthouse hotel or better accommodation in Finisterre?  Read the good conversation on accommodation in Finisterre and sleeping at the Light House in our Camino Forum.

Walking from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela 28

Walking from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela

The question was: Me and my mother are going to walk Sarria -Santiago, we have 10 days and three are travelingdays. I saw that the best option probably is to take the bus from...