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    5 Days for Part of Camino de Madrid

    Hello! I am a female, 21-year-old first timer! I currently live in Madrid and want to do the Camino de Madrid, as I love the fact that it isn't too popular and has few industrial cities along the way. However, the average amount of time to complete it is 2 weeks-- I will be on break and only...
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    Backpack weight

    Hi all! I will be going on my first Camino in September and am a bit concerned about the weight of my backpack. I weigh about 59kgs and my pack is currently 6kgs (without the weight of water or snacks). Just wanted to get some other opinions on the 10% rule and whether going over is alright. I'm...
  3. HayleyK

    Interview for Article

    I am a student journalist headed to SDC and further down the route near Arzua to write my article on the Camino community from May 8-14. I am looking for female and/or lone pilgrims to speak with me about their experiences and interactions along this incredible journey. If this is something you...
  4. MarieClaireN

    Hip injury

    I am a 22 year old female and will be walking my 2nd full Camino Frances this June and had really bad bother with my hip joint from day 2 right the way to day 31 in my first Camino. I have a bad hip because of scoliosis and the pressure I put on this hip whilst walking. I know at least some...
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    camino del salvador AND camino primitivo?

    Hello! So this will be my first camino experience. I'm a young female, 21 years old, and would like to bike el camino del salvador+ el camino primitivo by my self. Is this too much? And do you think one are able to do this within 12 days? Im in quite good shape, allthough I dont usually bike...
  6. Doti

    Spare lodging/breakfast Madrid June23-24

    I have a hotel bed available for one female at our hotel in Madrid, reserved for our Camino return trip, for the night of June 23. I am traveling with my daughter and we have reservations for 3 including breakfast at: Petit Palace Madrid Aeropuerto Our 3rd person isn't going to be able to go on...


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