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  1. zanndat

    Camino primitivo in June

    Hi all. I am trying to find some information about camino Primitivo in June. I am planning to go there in 2020. I have walked Portuguese coastal camino this year September/October and weather was awesome. it was not hot AND As I don`t want to walk in really hot weather, maybe someone could...
  2. Anton

    Advice of those who have walked May/June

    Hello my fellow peregrinos, I walked the CF from SJPDP to Finisterre in September of 2015. My fiancé and I hiked Porto to Santiago last September. We are planning to do the first 3 weeks of the CF next mid-May into June and since I have no experience with weather for that time of year I wondered...
  3. NadineMc

    Roll call Camino Norte

    Just wondering who else is walking the Norte in late May early June 2018?
  4. gracethepilgrim

    LIVE from the Camino On the Levante for summer

    Countdown has begun. Soon about to depart for the 41 hours that will get me on planes, buses and trains from small-town New Zealand to Valencia. Before I depart for the Levante I must thank all the supporters. Those who have walked in previous years and the ‘newbies’ walking in 2017. ALL your...
  5. I

    crowded camino--> bringing tent?

    I'm planning to do el camino frances this summer, June and July, and I'm wondering (like a lot of other people I guess) if it will be possible to be "guarnateed" a bed in an albergue during these months. How hard will it be? I'm considering bringing a tent just to be on the safe side, is that...
  6. T

    Type of Clothes to Wear While Hiking

    Hello, I'm 18 and from Texas. I will be walking the Camino Frances this June-July solo. I'm used to hot weather, however I am still very pale skinned and get burned up easily even with sunscreen. I've read some articles saying that there was little shade along the walk, so I'm concerned in that...
  7. Suzyjan

    1st timer..Camino de Madrid mid June 2916

    I plan on starting my walk in Madrid mid June 2016. I'm nervous and love any advise about any and everything. This is my first time doing something like this.. Anyone else starting there? Tips? Can't I just walk in tennis shoes? Is the Madrid walk really only 2 weeks long?
  8. S

    Camino Frances from Dublin! :)

    Hola Peregrinos!! :) Last year I walked from Astorga to Santiago with my friends and realised how amazing the Camino is! At the start of June I would like to start in SJPP and walk the whole way. I have a question about getting from Biarritz to Saint Jean. I hope to travel from Dublin on 1st...
  9. A

    Caminho Portugues da costa Porto

    Hi everyone! A friend and I will be doing the camino in June: we arriving at Porto on June 16th and will start walking on the 17th. If any of you will be doing the same, please say hi. We are both from Spain and is first time camino for both of us. we are really excited! Cheers! :-)
  10. Arianna Rose Thorne

    Starting in Montpellier May 23rd...

    Bonjour! I am a solo traveler, excited to converse and connect with you fellow pilgrims! Beginning around May 22nd in Montpellier, I plan to take my time into Spain, leaving space for stopping a day in a town or two if it feels right, but I'm a fast, fit hiker. I need to eventually find my...
  11. minaleigh

    Getting worried about a June Camino

    I am arriving in Madrid on May 25th. My friend is teaching English in Avila, so we are leaving after his school year is over. We'll be touring Madrid, Toledo, and Salamanca and then we'll start the Camino from Roncesvalles on May 31st. After reading different threads on here, I'm getting nervous...
  12. NeeT

    Pilgrim Accommodation in Lourdes Pre-Camino

    Hi all, I am planning my camino for end of June/beginning of July and was hoping to fly to Lourdes for a pre-camino wander and then get the train to SJPP. I wanted to know if there was any accommodation for pilgrims in Lourdes that someone could recommend?! Thanks in advance.:)
  13. walkingtotheend

    Camino Frances - May June 2009

    At last we have been able to load a 2 part video of our experience in 2009 onto our blog walkingtotheend.com There are also links to see them on You Tube on the blog site or just look up Ian and Caths Camino May and June 2009 Buen Camino and bring on 2018 when we plan to walk the Le Puy route
  14. minaleigh

    Several General Questions

    I put this post under equipment because there are some questions about it, but I have more outside that topic. Anyways, hello! I am a new pilgrim and have been lurking, reading various posts for hours. Many have answered the majority of my questions, but I need some clarification on others...
  15. Carolina A-A

    May or June?

    My husband and I are planning our Camino Francés from SJPdP for May or June 2016. Any insights/advice regarding which of these two months is preferable? (I'm a university professor and, due to my summer teaching, we can start our Camino either May 1st or June 1st). Thanks in advance!
  16. C

    Anyone else leaving from Leon on June 4th?

    I am a bit nervous about walking alone given the recent news... Looking for walking companions to "walk alone" with for part of the way? My apologies if this is not the right area on the forum! I'm very new to all of this!
  17. futurefjp

    here's to sharing a glass of vin, pan et fromage.

    Hi guys, Sort notice, but I'm heading to Montpellier on the 18th June. Will head to Arles for a night before heading West for a couple of weeks - I fly out from Rodez on 3rd July - it would be lovely to share a little of the way with Pilgrims 'other' if they're choosing this time too?
  18. PeteT70

    My Equipment list for the Camino May/ June 2016

    Ok, i'm sort of getting there with putting together my equipment list. But it's too heavy, hence i'm publishing my list here to get some valued feedback and tips on how to lighten my load. All comments and suggestions welcome. Equipment 1500g - Backpack Osprey Kestrel 48 (this may change)...
  19. Henley

    Jakobsweg/ Via Jacobi Switzerland from Rorschach to Geneva

    Hello, I am walking/hiking the Via Jacobi starting on the 8th of June and am wondering where the best places to stay over an extra night are. I had originally planned for 30 days and have since discovered it is only 20-24 days so I'm looking to find where it would be worth staying an extra...
  20. Nicklas Lind

    What's it like walking El Camino Frances in June/July?

    Hello everybody! I've been lurking on this forum for quite a while now as I'm planning my first Camino after many years of dreaming about it! Now the time has finally come, and as soon as I'm done with my exams in May/June I'm heading to SJPdP. With that said, I've been wondering what it's...

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