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    Is it good to sing and dance during Camino de Santiago?

    Maybe one day we’ll meet up in the camino and we will dance it together!
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    Is it good to sing and dance during Camino de Santiago?

    On the first day of my first camino There was a woman in my hostel in SJPP who asked if she could walk with me. We wound up walking several days together and it wasn’t until the second day we discovered we both studied flamenco dance. The first dance they teach is called sevillanas, more a folk...
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    Where to have two rest days

    I like the idea of doing very short days as rest days. My shortest ever was 4 km followed by a lovely day in Arzua. I’ve tried doing ‘rest days’, staying put for two nights In larger cities, the problem was I never rested. I probably walked more and the transition from pilgrim to tourist just...
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    LIVE from the Camino Anyone Walking Today? Rain? Rain? and more Rain?

    I finished the Portuguese two weeks ago and yes, it rained all but two days. It got old at times but it also forced me to go a little deeper in my thoughts and explore what keeps me walking and why I love it so. Buen Camino! Slosh, slosh...
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    Rain, rain, rain in the forecast! Should I brave it?

    I just finished the Portuguese on Thursday, it rained every day except for the first two. It was intermittent, sometimes light, sometimes hard. It was ok, but I got tired of being soaked everyday. Even with rain gear, I felt very soggy.
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    New foot injury -requesting advice - do I cancel my Camino?

    I met someone who sprained her anklewhile on the Camino. She took a week off and was doing well. You still have ample time to recover, I would, however, suggest wearing a light ankle support while walking. Buen Camino!