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    Are US citizens now required to complete the European Travel Information and Authorization System form before travel to Spain?
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    Fall 2021 Via de la Plata Camino

    I plan on starting VDLP on 15 Sep. Finish on 2 Nov. Taking the Sansbres route. Concerned about the one 40 km day ... that will be a challenge.
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    When is a joke?...not a joke?

    There is thread about ass pads. Could probably come up with few jokes about that.
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    Questions from first timer

    Lots of rain and mud ... lots of beauty too!
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    Camino Blues

    Si Since I was unable to do a Camino this past year because of COVID-19 ... I guess I’ll have to two in the next year ... darn ... l’ll be 65 in June ... got the funds and got the time !!
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    Camino To Astorga From Zamora

    Has anyone walked to Astorga from Zamora? I am asking this because I’m not really sure I would want to continue walking the Via De La Plata through the Camino Sanabres route. Planning a Via De La Plata Camino starting middle of next September ...
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    People on the Camino that become your Friends

    Still friends with Patti and John ... met on northern Camino 2 years ago ... there are others that I stay in contact with from other Caminos but I seem to have really bonded with Patti and John.
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    To what extent did 'others' influence your Walking Distance and Stops? (Not a Poll)

    I walked with my wife, Carol, from Lisboa to Santiago. I enjoyed the time with her but was frustrated with her slower pace (as she was with my quicker pace). I spent a lot of time waiting for her. But we worked out a routine where I would wait for her at a spot where there was juice, cafe...
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    Fall 2021 Via de la Plata Camino

    Stubborn = tenacity
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    Fall 2021 Via de la Plata Camino

    I just finished watching this video ... I loved it ... thanks for letting me know about it.
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    Fall 2021 Via de la Plata Camino

    Anybody ever walk Via de la Plato in Oct Nov time frame?
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    Via Adriatica, Croatia

    Do you know of a good guide book?
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    'Addiction'- an appropriate word for wanting to walk the Camino again (& again)?

    I’m addicted to walking the Camino ... an addict of beautiful sights, sore feet and clear mind ...
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    Camino Norte or Portugues

    Norte for sure.