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  1. Mikle

    Any experience with sleeping in churches/monasteries?

    Yeah, I figured it might be harder these days.. Do you know if they were turned down in France as well? I can imagine the pilgrim count in Spain to be higher, thus the pay-your-way-attitude as well. Just to be clear: I'm not expecting special treatment, just seeing what my options are on a very...
  2. Mikle

    Any experience with sleeping in churches/monasteries?

    I'm familiar with it, but want to check out other options first, since sending out couchsurfing requests is very time consuming and finding a host in small villages/towns can be hard. Thanks for the tip though!
  3. Mikle

    Any experience with sleeping in churches/monasteries?

    Thanks for the replies so far! Looks like it might be a good idea to take some time planning ahead after all. Thinking about planning two weeks in advance and updating my route every week to be able to plan ahead with the least amount of time going into it. I'll look into the confraternities...
  4. Mikle

    Any experience with sleeping in churches/monasteries?

    Hey all, I'm wondering wether anyone has experience with reaching out to churches and monasteries for a (next to) free place to sleep and a shower. Being a musician I have the luxury of being able to take time off for this trip, but funding it is a whole different ball-game... ;) I've e-mailed...
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