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    Route Suggestions starting October 21

    Support and positivity needed! Im pretty introverted so I’m shocked I’m even doing this and until recently I didn’t even know the camino existed but I believe the camino found me and that it will direct me towards happiness. I am currently in Oviedo visiting a friend and I have a cheap flight to...
  2. LakeMcD

    Anyone else; GR10 > Norte

    Wondering if anyone else has plans for this route this year, I start with treads on the trail June 23rd. Buen Camino
  3. E


    Hello pilgrims, We highly recommend the alternate route out of Villafranca for its scenic beauty and fields of chestnut, lavender, and wildflowers in the spring. When we walked it yesterday, April 6, we identified 12 different species of butterflies and 26 different species of wildflowers...
  4. notion900

    Crossover from Primitivo to Norte: O Camiño Verde

    Just to remind fellow pilgrims of the freshly updated status of the unofficial crossover from Lugo on the Primitivo to Sobrado dos Monxes on the Norte: José Manuel Sánchez Grande from Friol @xmsg updated the whole route last autumn and repainted the green arrows. Resource link. with links to...
  5. G

    camino frances on bike--actual trail vs. road alternates; app vs. maps

    Greetings Bicigrinos, Leaving on Monday and have some last (many!) minute questions: Scrolling through varied posts below, it sounds like some parts of the Frances trail are impassable (or unpleasant) for cyclists, and you are carrying your bike for prolonged periods while navigating stairs...

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