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    COVID Planning to walk the Camino Frances - advice for a novice during Covid

    I’m not going to give you advice on whether you should go or no. Just as I wasn’t looking for that from this site either when myself and my wife were deciding. What I can tell you is this: We decided to go (started cycling from SJPP on 9 Aug) based on the very low risk if you follow the safety...
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    COVID Do you still feel like walking?

    I’m confused. Are you finding no where open? I have been looking on gronze and they do show a few Albergue closed still, but there seems to be enough open that it shouldn’t be a problem finding a bed. Or am I missing the latest information?
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    August weather in Northern Spain

    Starting on the 9th, cycling the Frances from SJPP and have got the same slight worry. I’ll be starting a little earlier, proper hydration (inc electrolyte replenishmeant) avoiding the noonday sun and covering up. Added a few extra days to make sure we are not under pressure time wise. In the...
  4. kdenogla

    78 pilgrims in Roncesvalles

    Thank you very much for this practical update. How did your friends manage regarding finding places to eat? From what I have read some Albergue have stopped providing meals.
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    Crossing from France to Spain.

    I understand the pandemic and trying to reduce restrictions on movement are going to cause difficulties but I’m a little confused as to why you stopped your walk. Was the crossing between France and Spain blocked or were you stopped from crossing? Regardless, l’m sorry to read your post and I...
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    COVID COVID and the status of Albergues reopening

    It’s great to see the Albergues opening up and the extra effort everyone is making. I am very grateful to you all. Myself and my wife are set to cycle the Camino Frances in August. my question is - will Albergues have to be booked in advance or will it be okay to just arrive and ask for...