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  1. Christian vaegter

    Winter (way) is coming .. Or how to avoid the crowds on CF

    This is a reflection of my current camino, still ongoing on the way to Muxia. Starting in SJPdP in mid September, it has been a wonderful experience, meeting so many great people along the way. As I passed Astorga, the number of people started to increase rather much. No problem there as every...
  2. notion900

    New official alternative route to join Camino Frances at Lavacolla and avoid the hordes at Arzúa 1

    The Xunta de Galicia have made a new official alternative route to avoid crowded Arzúa, St Irene and Pedrouzo (O Pino). I attach a photo of a new map which is situated at the point where the two routes divide, at the end of Boimorto village, by the basketball court. I have been told that the...
  3. ultreia1972

    New video: Camino del Norte 2017

    My fellow pilgrims! I have just finished cutting the international version of my camino del Norte. I have done all the comments in English, please don't mind my vocab & grammar, I lost practice :) It was a trip from Irun to Santander, which is only the first 10 days. Maybe in 2018 I will walk...
  4. irishgurrrl

    Plan B Options to avoid current fires?

    Hey folks, Alaskadiver posted that there are several forest fires along or near the Primitivo route at the moment. News article here: http://www.elcomercio.es/asturias/ Given I'm due to start my Camino from Oviedo to Lugo in a week or so I think it might be no harm to have a back up plan...
  5. notion900

    Unofficial alternative route to join Camino Frances later at St Irene - avoiding Arzúa

    If you want to avoid Arzúa, and join the Camino Frances as late as possible to avoid the crowds, there is an alternative route from Boimorto which joins the Frances just before St Irene. It starts at the far end of Boimorto village, and the locals have kindly made home made signs. The albergue...
  6. notion900

    Guide to 'O Camiño Verde' crossover - Lugo on Primitivo to Sobrado on Norte

    O Camiño Verde, the Green Camino, is a crossover from Lugo on the Primitivo, to Sobrado dos Monxes on the Norte, through a tranquil and beautiful rural area, mainly on farm and forest tracks. It is fully waymarked with green arrows, diverting from the Camino Primitivo just after the Roman...
  7. notion900

    Crossing from Primitivo to Norte - Yes You Can!

    I am excited to share the news that José from Friol @xmsg has been out this week refreshing the green arrows on the crossover route from Lugo on the Primitivo, to Sobrado dos Monxes on the Norte - affectionately known as El Camino Verde. Horay! He has also updated his blog with new...


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