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2022 Camino Guides
The 2022 Camino guides will be coming out little by little, most of them by the end of 2021. Here is a collection of the ones that are out so far.
Camino de Santiago of the Canary Islands
The officially recognized Camino de Santiago on the Canary Islands!

Recent content by Loriene

  1. Loriene

    Skipping Pamplona?

    Thank you for this recommendation! I just booked this hotel for my first night in Spain! It looks like an ideal location. That next day I can see the city a bit and enjoy lunch before catching a bus to SJPDP- all an easy walk. It is a relief to know that after a long trip, I will have a...
  2. Loriene

    Skipping Pamplona?

    Thanks for the tip! I will look into them tonight. It sounds like a nice option. I will be arriving after a long trip, so a private room might be a nice way to crash!
  3. Loriene

    Skipping Pamplona?

    I saw your recent post and thought perhaps you might be able to help me. I have a late flight into Pamplona (from Madrid) and won't arrive until after 21:30. I will be traveling the following day to SJPdP and I am trying to find a place to stay in Pamplona that first night. Unfortunately...
  4. Loriene

    Rumpl blankets?

    For my summer Camino this year, I am planning on a sleeping bag liner and a travel Rumpl. The Rumpl blankets are incredibly warm and if needed I can use it inside the liner. The travel size is large enough to cover me, but I’m a short and sleep scrunched up😊. At .7 lb the weight was not too...
  5. Loriene

    Backpack indecision help!

    After an exhausting search and many spreadsheets later, I landed with the Photon. It is incredibly comfortable and the design of the hip belt means you can easily access the pockets. Enjoy!
  6. Loriene

    Trekking Poles Tips

    Brilliant! Such a good idea and I had never thought of this option. It will be nice knowing I have them waiting for me when I arrive. Thank you for the thoughtful reply.
  7. Loriene

    Trekking Poles Tips

    Traveling from the US, I am trying to avoid taking my current pair with me. I am planning on heading straight from the Madrid airport to the train station, so no time to explore Madrid and purchase a pair there (I will see the city on my return!). From my research it seems that I can purchase...
  8. Loriene

    Trekking Poles Tips

    I am also planning on purchasing a pair when I arrive. I am traveling by train to Pamplona before going on to SJPP. Would you recommend purchasing them in Pamplona or SJPP? I just want to find a good quality pair and I'm nervous about having limited selection (this is my first Camino).