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    Helpful hints appreciated

    Oh yes thank you, need to google that and see if there are regular strike days.... Cheers
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    70klm out

    Thank you Peter, pretty amazing walk....with so many pretty amazing stories, scenries along the way...
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    70klm out

    i have enjoyed so many albergues that have been recommended to us. But now so close and having a look, a albergue with communal meal and smallish seems hard to find now. Loved San Bol and albergue Leo, wow for st Nicholas in the church and washed and blessed the feet is there any more left...
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    Helpful hints appreciated

    Oh wow thank you and oh wow little expensive bummer
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    Helpful hints appreciated

    hi, Ok very tired and weary, so plan to catch the bus to Finisteria and maybe walk to Muxia and return to Santiago by bus over two days and thought staying in the lighthouse would be fab. Would love any links to the lighthouse accomodation and suggestions would be fab. Thank you Enter Santiago...
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    LIVE from the Camino What time is the service with the incense swing

    hi, hearing so many variation should on the friday the weekly service happens with the swinging invent vase. I am 2 wks out of Santiago and keen to find out what time is it and is it in a Friday. I know we can pay to have the ceremony but would much rather be there for the whole service. Thanks...
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    Transport from Biarrizt airport to Jean-Pied-de-Port

    Hey just a couple days ahead of you. We just got of plane at Biarritz and had a look at Biarritz for a few hours - beautiful town €1 by bus easy Then took another bus to Bayonne from Biarritz ( 30min bus ride) and am currently in bed at hotel Basque €69 but could have got cheaper elsewhere ...
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    Am I being shafted or is VAT

    So leave in three days and decided to book .alberguederoncesvalles ,so got into website and €10 per bunk . Fabolous will book two bunks and dinner I think dinner was €3 So went to pay for TWO people And comes up owing €44 What the ?? Checked and re checked and each time if I eandeavoured to...
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    If the Camino Frances stays crazy...

    Oh yes wow you are busy, hope it settles down for you prior, and your granddad starts to improve !! It will all come together that final hour , mine seems to ..... Well I permentlay live Gold Coast, But have been living Maroubra for last 10mths and lived a number years down Sth of Kiama but...
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    If the Camino Frances stays crazy...

    Hello again, getting very close hey? We will No doubt meet along the way even at Bayonne. We are two Australian ladies one mean and lean the other round and cuddly. My friend is questioning like you, me !! Stick to the plan, all will be well. Have you got that wise pilgrim app on your phone-...
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    Update on accomodation on arrival at SJPDP and Roncellvalles

    Hi all, Leave in 2wks now, and questioning if we leave as planned getting accomodation on arrival at albergues for SJPDP and Ronc or we do need to be somewhat be sensible and book. Arrive sjpdp 31 st May and leave 1 June We have booked orrisson for the 1st, All this news with Roncellevalles and...
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    2 questions re postage

    Hi all, So my 1 st question Biarritz airport - is there a location/ facility within the airport I can post a small suitcase to UK?? Madrid airport- Madrid airport to Santiago any idea on prices for 10kg suitcase to post and store 5 weeks!! Thanks all 2 weeks and 5 days till launch
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    Gronze. Com to english

    Thankyou.... will spend my Saturday sorting and playing IT Buen Camino
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    Gronze. Com to english

    seriouslyIT stuff frustrates the gee bees out of me... Two part question Wanting to use Gronze. Com but in English on my iPhone buggered if I can see how this is done?? Where's the little fla Would this be best app to use for sorting nights accomodation on the day or couple days prior?? Cheers
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    That special accomodation in Santiago HELP!!

    Thankyou, some of them look fabulous But I am surprised no houses or bnb's, was looking for more a Spanish home, quiet but very close to cathedral and city centre ?????