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    Bill Beahen's blog on the Via de la Plata Sept - Oct 2010

    I walked the Camino Frances in May 2008. This was a very significant event in my life and I have decided to return to Spain this month to walk the Via de la Plata route. This year, instead of sharing my travel musings with friends via email, I have decided to get with the times and maintain a...
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    Hotel in Sevilla

    Hi all I am travelling from Ottawa, Canada, to Sevilla via Frankfurt and Barcelona on September 8th and 9th. I need a reasonably priced hotel for the nights of the 9th and 10th before beginning to walk the Via de la Plata on the 11th. Can anyone suggest one taking advance reservations and...
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    Walking Via de la Plata in March

    Hi All I walked the Camino Frances in May 2008 and am planning to walk the Via in March 2010 from Seville. What will the weather be like and will all the refugios be open that time of year? Thanks, Bill
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    Marie from Munich

    Hi All I am still fact checking for my manuscript book "One Step at a Time: Encountering the Many Faces of the Camino - Natural, Human and Divine". On May 4, 2008, I talked with a woman named Marie in Estella. She was a fitness instructor from Munich. She was in much distress because she was...
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    Emergency rescue from Napoleon Route on April 28th?

    Hi I walked the camino in 32 days in 2008 starting from SJPDP on April 30th. As I walked through the pass there were many patches of snow near the summit. Another peregrino told me that there had been a blizzard on April 28th and that five pilgrims had to be emergency evacuated when they became...