Category: Tip

Tip: What I wish I knew when I first walked the Camino 8

Tip: What I wish I knew when I first walked the Camino

Not really a question, but more a tip: In another thread, Tim-the-fat-Canadian said he has learned not to start his Camino on a Sunday. This reminded me how ill-prepared I was for the rhythm...

How to buy an ALSA bus tickets online 0

How to buy an ALSA bus tickets online

Not really a question, but more a tip. It all started with this question: Anyone ever bought ALSA bus tickets online? Do they post them to you or do you pick them up somewhere?...

Tips on the Camino Frances 0

Tips on the Camino Frances

The Camino Frances is the camino that most people walk, and that generates the most activity in the forum. In the Camino de Santiago forum, we have sections like: Camino Frances blogs/photo albums Camino...

Tips on writing a Journal on the Camino de Santiago 1

Tips on writing a Journal on the Camino de Santiago

The question was: Journaling is something I do to help bring some clarity to my thoughts and I see in other post that a good number of people keep a journal while on their...

Tip: How to book trains in Spain 0

Tip: How to book trains in Spain

Booking a train in Spain on the interent can be more of a problem that you might think. This post in our forum gives you some good tips on how to book a train...

What do I do with my luggage? 0

What do I do with my luggage?

The question was: Does anyone have any tips or experiences with sending luggage in bulk? I am moving from Zurich back to New York so I have about 3 large suitcases that I need...

An example packing list for the Camino de Santiago 2

An example packing list for the Camino de Santiago

One of our members in our forum has posted his entire packing list for his upcoming Camino de Santiago. Although each pilgrim is different, it might give you an idea of what you should bring with...

How do I reduce Jet Lag traveling to the Camino de Santiago? 4

How do I reduce Jet Lag traveling to the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: What is your best advice to reduce the impacts of Jet Lag? Spain is 8 hours ahead of my current time zone and would love to know any proven practices! Read all...

Can I bring my ipad on my Camino de Santiago? 8

Can I bring my ipad on my Camino de Santiago?

The question was: Has anyone successfully used their iPad2 with wi-fi/3G along the Camino? Read all the good advice on bringing your ipad on the Camino de Santiago here.

What time of year is best to walk the camino de santiago? 21

What time of year is best to walk the camino de santiago?

The question was: What time of year is best to walk the Camino de Santiago? Read all the good advice on what time of year is best to walk the camino.

Is hay fever or allergic rhinitis a problem on the Camino de Santiago? 0

Is hay fever or allergic rhinitis a problem on the Camino de Santiago?

The comment was: It is far too early to be suffering from either pollen or hay allergy but I’m deffinately suffering from something. I think it is because of the very dry weather and...

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!