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  1. Rodrigo Cerqueira

    Caminho Nascente (Fátima to the Sea)

    The Caminho Nascente connects Fátima to Nazaré (Sea). A beautiful path (52,6km) across the mountains and the the pine forests. One of the hardest Caminhos signed by the Associação de Amigos dos Caminhos de Fátima with a breath taking end with the Atlantic Ocean. Download the free guide...
  2. Yodapsy

    Places to eat in Vila Do Conde

    We arrive in Porto on the morning of July 13 and will walk to Vila Do Conde. We have hotel reservations in VDC but have been looking at YouTube videos about Portuguese food and our mouths have been watering. Any recommendations of restaurants or menu del dia in VDC or on the Portugues Central in...
  3. anaanes

    Camino Portugues - Last 100km

    I'll be taking the camino next year, but since I will only have a limited period of vacations to dedicate to it, I need to insert it between 14 and 18 june (both days included). So, with such limited time, and being it my first camino experience, the last 100km will do the trick. I'm having some...
  4. happyhippie13

    Porto to Santiago - which route?

    Hi there! I completed a section of the Camino Frances in 2016 from Burgos to Santiago, and now I am wanting to do a section of the Camino Portugues this summer. The only thing is that I am caught between doing the coastal way and la senda litoral. I was wondering if people who have done either...
  5. Albergue Moinho Garcia

    Albergue Moinho Garcia

    New hostel in Pinheiro da Bemposta, backyard
  6. sabbott

    Routes from Porto?

    I'm very happy to be planning my second Camino, this time an October walk from Porto to Santiago. I've been looking at possible routes, and an thinking I'll walk from Porto to Matosinhos, then up the coast for awhile, and then cut in to join the Central route, I think at Tui. I've been reading...
  7. Rainerbernd

    Doing a combi from Porto cathedral (including tram) to Rates

    Olá, some pilgrims want to avoid suburbs and industrial areas leaving Porto. Others want to have a ride with the historical tram Nº 1. Some pilgrims want to go along the coast on their first day. You can do all this in combination. Starting at the cathedral, go down to the Douro river and...
  8. brickthomas

    What I carried on Camino Portuguese and Why.

    After my Camnio Frances I posted an equipment list that many hikers found helpful. Today I just posted the gear list I used on my 2016 Camino Portuguese...
  9. S

    First time Camino!

    Hi all Looking at doing my first ever Camino next year and think I would like to start with this one as I just want to see the sea as well. So I suppose I have a couple of questions if ok.... 1) Is it generally safe for a single female to walk? 2) Can I get away with just finding accommodation...
  10. Rainerbernd

    Infos and maps about the Espiritual

    Olá There is a website containing infos and maps about the Variante Espiritual: http://www.caminosantiago.org/cpperegrino/caminos/caminover.asp?CaminoId=86 Enjoy and bom caminho, Rainer
  11. RumAndChupacabras

    Lost Lost in RUBIAES Portuguese Brierly Guide June 17, 2016

    Is there a thread for this yet? If so, please show me. My John Brierly 2016 Camino Portuguese went 'missing' at the Albergue De Peregrinos Sao Pedro De Rubiaes around the last week of May/first week of June 2016. I had personal notes in it...one of them is in the section near Rates, where I...
  12. RumAndChupacabras

    Near Complete Packing List Mid-May/Mid-June Caminho Portugues'

    Three and a half weeks away and I'm getting a bit...tense. Here's my packing list (attached), PLEASE feel free to give me any useful suggestions as they would relate to a woman who has always been way too warm all her life (I think my internal thermostat has never worked right). The fleece vest...
  13. L

    Urgent Advice Needed - Coastal route VS Central route

    Hi Everyone! I plan on doing my FIRST Camino Portuguese (starting from Porto) in May, I'm so excited and can't wait!!! I do have a few questions and hope you guys can help me out: I'm arriving in porto on 8 May and flying back home from Santiago the 17th of May..so that gives me 8 days to walk...
  14. beiramar

    My Camino experiences 2011 to 2016. The journey is the goal.

    Hey everyone, I have been on this forum for five years now and equally the Camino de Santiago has had a role in my life for about the same time. During the last days being at home with a cold gave me the opportunity to put some of my thought maybe about my pilgrimages into words. It all...

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