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credencial & alcohol

midge

New Member
#1
Couple of unconnected questions:

1) I'm arriving in Logrono on Sunday evening to start my walk from there. Anyone know where I can get credencial - planned this all far too late to join csj and get it through them.

2) Because I'm anxious about travelling alone I want to avoid alcohol but still quite fancy sitting in a bar with tapas and a drink. Wondering what Spain is like for non-alcoholic beer/lager? Is it something they serve there and if so what would I ask for (my Quickstart Spanish CD seems to have omitted that one :wink: )
 

jeff001

Active Member
#2
Hi Midge:

1. You should be able to get a credential at almost any alburgue. Check the one in Logrono. If they don't have one they can tell you where to go. I used the CSJ credential and would advise against it anyway. It is too large to carry in your pocket and therefore less likely to be used.

2. I saw many places with "sin alcohol" beer. You shouldn't have any problem except perhaps in some of the smaller village bars. You might have more of a problem finding tapas.
 
Camino(s) past & future
September 2006
August - September 2017
#4
Hi Midge,

I drank an apple cider at the bars, Sidra. Manzonava is a brand name. I liked its taste much better than non alcoholic beet. A tast think I know, but try it.

Even the smallest stop along the way had it. It does have .5% acohol content, however...that's point 5 % - one half of one percent - or less.

I buy it now that I am back home.

Jerry
 
#6
Credential and alcohol

hi,
you can obtain a credential at any albergue on the Camino. For myself there were certain parts of the walk that necessitated alcohol so chin! chin!
 
#7
Hi,

Because of driving law in Spain, all bars let you to drink non alcoholic beers and others drinks.

Or at least, most bars.

Buen Camino,

Javier Martin
Madrid, Spain.
 

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