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  1. Hurry Krishna

    Not quite Camino

    Some members of this group seem to have enjoyed my not-quite-camino walking blogs. I have just finished the South West Coast Path in the UK. This is the final blog looking back over the path we just walked. So here the LAST POST FROM THE ROAD TO NOWHERE...
  2. kazrobbo

    Thinking of you NZ

    I'm sure other Forum members will join with me in letting our Kiwi friends know we are thinking of them & sending our support after the shocking & tragic events which unfolded in New Zealand yesterday. The walking community is all about diversity, acceptance, compassion, sharing & learning (this...
  3. One time - Camino de Malta (2017)

    One time - Camino de Malta (2017)

    My Dear Pilgrimmates, if you were around Malta, I would not mind taking you for a walk...............
  4. G

    Curious about achievability of Camino at 50, slow walker

    Hello, I've been contemplating a short (100km) camino for a little while, and I've read some forum posts, watched videos, and read some guide books. I've been thinking that I probably won't be able to pull it off at my age -- 50 -- but I've been amazed at the number of folks that are decades...
  5. H

    Camino Frances or Norte

    Hello, My partner and I are planning to begin our Camino in September. We were initially going to begin by walking from SJPP to Pamploma, and then planned to cycle from Pamploma until Leon (at least). We have three weeks and don't know that we will finish the Camino. We intend let the...
  6. Rainerbernd

    Walking from Porto Airport to the Coast

    Olá, some pilgrims want to visit the beautiful town of Porto on their way back home. They have ordered their Credential at Ivar´s shop in advance. So they can easily start at the airport heading towards Angeiras > Vila do Conde. There is a tunnel under the runway...
  7. M

    Cycling & Walking the Camino de Santiago Book - now free 2017-03-04

    I have reduced the price of my book 'Cycling & Walking the Camino de Santiago' to being FREE for the next 5 days - it is just available on Amazon Kindle. It is on all Amazon sites across the world. The reduction ends at midnight on March 8th 2017. I would love a few comments.
  8. M

    Cycling & Walking the Camino de Santiago 2017-02-20

    In early 2014 we visited our friends Jessica and Nigel, and the Camino de Santiago came up in conversation. They had just completed it but we had no idea that it even existed until they told us about it. We learnt that it was a famous walk that started in St Jean Pied-de-Port and finished at...
  9. Hamish72

    our camino journey, hints & tips

    Hi everybody and seasonal greetings. We our Camino Journey started on the 20th September 2016 and took 37 days. We have put together a video blog with heaps of photos, tips, Spanish phrases and some fun times. Please check us out at our YouTube channel Happy to take any questions, please feel...
  10. Gerry O

    walking from Lourdes to Biarritz

    we want to go to Lourdes before starting the Camino proper and i thought it may be a great chance to walk in France from Lourdes to Biarritz - is this possible ? are the villages not too far apart ? is there accommodation available in the villages ? is it mainly roads ? etc etc .....thank you ....
  11. Forrestt

    My First Camino, start 8th January 2016

    Hey! So I'm leaving my house in less than a couple of hours to start my adventure. Staying down at a friends then flying off to France tomorrow! I don't really know what to say, I feel I am about as prepared as I can be, I don't have a background in this kind of thing so I know it's going to...
  12. jirit

    The Health Benefits of Walking 2015-12-14

    The purpose of this review is to summarise the evidence of the benefits of walking for physical and mental health, as well as the features of the built environment necessary to facilitate and encourage this form of physical activity. Case studies demonstrating best practices in a variety of...
  13. D

    Walking through Sunflowers 2015-11-10

    As novice pilgrims on the Camino Francés, we learned that we had a lot to learn, on all levels of pilgrimage! So we took the Chemin du Puy. This is the story of our joys and sorrows, fellow-pilgrims and discoveries, as we navigated the central French highlands, vineyards, farms, and Pyrenees...

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