Search 62305 Camino Questions

A donation to the forum removes ads for you, and supports Ivar in his work running it


I was very lucky to see the swinging of the Botafumeiro several times when I complete my Camino, ( there certainly were a lot of tour groups around Santaigo that weekend to pay for it!!)

I shot this on June 8 at noon using my small digitial camera to capture it on then I had seen it three I had learned to not turn the cameral sideways, not to constantly zoom in and out to follow its path and to stop saying wow each time it swung over my head and was able to capture those wonderful 5 minutes quite clearly.

With lot's of help, I have up loaded my video, for those who want to view it, at my You Tube site which can be found at

Be sure to click on the "watch in high quality" option...makes it very crisp...

Create your own ad
€2,-/day will present your project to thousands of visitors each day. All interested in the Camino de Santiago.
Spanish Advent Calendar
25 days of activities, games, puzzles and more to help you learn Spanish.

Most read last week in this forum

Hello, There is 12 hours between our bus arrival from Muxia and our flight out. Are there lockers at the bus station? Or another solution while spending time in Santiago? Thanks
Hi, I’m currently walking the Camino Francés and expect to arrive in Santiago very close to Christmas Day. Could anyone tell me if there is any special pilgrim event/celebration/meal/meeting or...

How to ask a question

How to post a new question on the Camino Forum.

Similar threads

Forum Rules

Forum Rules

Camino Updates on YouTube

Camino Conversations

Most downloaded Resources

This site is run by Ivar at

in Santiago de Compostela.
This site participates in the Amazon Affiliate program, designed to provide a means for Ivar to earn fees by linking to Amazon
Official Camino Passport (Credential) | 2022 Camino Guides