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    Transport back to Porto

    Thank you. I’ve tried the train line again. When I put Santiago to Porto into the search it only offers one afternoon option but when I do as Phil71 suggests (Santiago to vigo, then vigo to Porto) it Works out. Yay - thank you Phil71
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    Transport back to Porto

    Thank you all. It seems that the earliest bus arrives at the airport at 1250. A little tight for a 1pm flight. I’ll look into her getting a late bus down the evening before. Also, I have another question. I need to get from Baiona to Vigo on Saturday 29th bus the Omio website is not showing...
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    Transport back to Porto

    Hi I’m starting my 2nd Camino from Porto 23rd June and my daughter is joining me. She has to fly back to Toulouse on Friday 5th July and this is where I am struggling with options. She has a return flight booked in and out of Porto but doesn’t have to use the return section. Anyway my...
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    Portuguese Coastal - route ok?

    Hi, Myself and some friends are planning on doing the first part of the Portuguese Coastal route next June and then I will continue onto Santiago with my husband for the second stage. I wonder does this itinerary look ok? Walking day 1 Porto - Povoa de Varzim, Day 2 PdV - Esposende, Day 3...
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    Alcohol on Good Friday?

    I'm looking forward to seeing the processions
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    Alcohol on Good Friday?

    We are coming from Ireland and were just discussing the pubs opening in Ireland this good Friday for the first time. That's how my question came about.
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    Alcohol on Good Friday?

    A group of us arrive in Santiago on holy Thursday (hopefully) after completing our Camino. We are wondering if the bars will be open on good Friday? Thanks for the info
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    Ryanair onboard bag policy changed

    i like that they take the bag and I don't have to drag it onto the plane. Aerlingus also offer to put your cabin bag into the hold free of charge and will take it at the bag drop desk. This means that I can get around the 100ml liquid limit (I want to bring a 125ml cream) and won't need to...
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    Travel Santiago to Sarria

    What date are you travelling? We are a group of 12 and have booked private transport with extra seats available.
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    Sarria to Santiago de Compostela March 2018

    Hi My list of tips that I have sussed out so far Footwear - trekking shoes or running shoes, light and comfortable. Wear lots before hand to "break in" and make sure they are right. I bought myself trekking shoes in October and have been wearing them a lot. I'm also bringing a pair of Kerrimor...
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    Sarria to Santiago de Compostela March 2018

    The excitement is building and we are preparing for our first Camino. We (12 of us) are travelling on 24th March from Ireland. We are starting from Sarria and doing the last section. Our trial Camino I've been reading this forum for nearly a year now and have taken on board lots of tips and...
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    Santiago to Sarria 24th March 2018. Transport share

    Hi, a group of us arrive from Dublin into Santiago airport 24th March and will be hiring a private mini bus to bring us to Sarria. At the moment we have 4 spare seats in the mini bus. So if anyone is interested in joining us - it is €20 pp for seat in the bus. If we get all 4 seats filled we...
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    Question for the Blister Experts...

    Not Vaseline? What cream did you use?