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  1. JJinWI

    NEW & Improved Camino Blogging Survival Guide

    Greetings All, I had a little extra time over the weekend and decided to write a "Camino Blogging Survival Guide" for those who might be interested in doing a blog. The guide covers many things like setting-up a FREE site on WordPress.com, free training on using WordPress, photography tips...
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    The Best (Cheapest) Way To Make Your Camino Blog (Plus some T&T)

    Greetings All, I finished my first Camino (French Way) on June 22, 2018 and I did a daily blog (https://jjscamino.wordpress.com/) (Thanks for all the kind words for those who have viewed it!!!!) Along the way, many pilgrims (and some forum members) asked "how can I do a blog?" Sooooo, I offer...
  3. JJinWI

    My Camino Blog is Finished!!!

    So... I finished my first Camino (French Way) on June 24 and keep a daily blog. YES, I did suffer a little bit carrying an extra 4 pounds (2kg) with my iPad, keyboard, case, camera... BUT I don't regret it now. After about a week on the Camino, all the days start to blend together and becomes...
  4. JJinWI

    Photos From My Camino

    Greetings All, I just finished my first Camino (French Way) and took more than 2,000 photos for my blog... YIKES!!!!! Here are a few of the better photos. NOTE: I am just a amautuer photographer, but I tried to capture some of the beauty of the Camino and hope it might inspire someone to go...
  5. JJinWI

    Tips & Tricks I Learned from the Camino

    I finished my first Camino (the French Way) a couple a weeks ago… Wow! How time flies. I thought it might be good idea to download some "Tips & Tricks" I learned from my experiences. Hopefully, this might be helpful for others. (Note: I tried to lists things that might not be so obvious and a...
  6. JJinWI

    My Thoughts About The Camino

    Well, I’m sitting in Nice France, sipping on a lovely Limoncello and PepsiMax and trying to make some sense out of the past 34 days on the Camino. It is hard to believe that a few days ago I was walking into the square in Santiago. My body is a little anxious as I sit here – it feels like the...
  7. JJinWI

    Camino Photo Blog - Goes LIVE

    Greetings All, Currently I’m in Fromista, Spain . I’m 16 days into my adventure and I’m really enjoying the experience. I have met people from all over the world and they all have been fantastic. The only trouble I’m having (besides a few Olympic Snorers :-) ) is the really sloooow internet...
  8. JJinWI

    My journey to the Camino

    I'm flying out tonight & will start walking my first Camino from St. Jean on May 22. (YIKES... ) Seems like everybody has a story on how they got to the Camino. Thought I would share mine... My journey to the Camino began a long, long time ago in 1984 (when dinosaurs still walked the earth )...
  9. JJinWI

    Should I Pack This???

    I understand that outlets are at a premium at many of the hostels. So I was thinking about packing this... it will cost me 2.6 oz (74g) What say you??? Cheers, -jj
  10. JJinWI

    Getting STUFF from St. Jean to Santiago

    Greetings All, In a few days I will be starting my first Camino. I will fly from Chicago to BIQ and then shuttle it to St. Jean. When I fly over, I will be checking my backpack. I will put my backpack in one of my old hockey duffle bags (for all you hockey players...don't worry I washed it...
  11. JJinWI

    Availability of electrolytes in the stores?

    I'm trying to cut some weight out of my pack... I was going to bring a 35 day supply of electrolytes supplements for my drinking water. The weight is ~12oz. So I'm considering bringing just a couple days worth and buy them along the Camino Frances. Soooo, a few questions before I leave them...
  12. JJinWI

    Keto on the Camino???

    Greeting All, I'm starting my Camino Frances on May 22. To prepare for my adventure, last summer I lost 55 pounds (25kg) while on the Keto diet. This is a high fat, moderate protein, and very low carb diet. My caloric intake is roughly 60% fat, 30% protein, and 10% carbs. I aim for ~10g of...
  13. JJinWI

    How tough is SJPdP to Roncesvalles... Need Advice

    Looking at/reading about the Camino Frances, it seems like the first day (SJPdP to Roncesvalles) is a tough one. So, I have a few questions for those who have done the Camino: Is SJPdP to Roncesvalles the toughest day? How tough is it? Did you send your backpack from SJPdP to Roncesvalles? (If...
  14. JJinWI

    How did/do you carry your iPad/tablet/valuables???

    I have made the decision to do a daily blog while on the Camino. I have read all the pros & cons, but for me it is important. So I will bring my iPad Pro 10.5 on the trip. My concern/question is how to carry it when I'm not hiking? Like after I have reached my destination, showered and now...
  15. JJinWI

    Tips for US to St Jean Pied de Port Travel (Cheap Airfares)

    Firstly, I'm a long time lurker... first-time poster (so be easy on me :) ) So, I just booked my flights from Chicago to Biarritz for my first Camino (Starting ~May 22)... so I guess I'm really going to do this :cool:. I started my search for flights at the normal sites (Travelocity...
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