• Hi Please note that the posts below are created automatically when a new Resource is created in the Camino Resource section. Users can only make replies to the topics below, not create new threads.

    Buen Camino!
    Ivar
  • PLEASE NOTE: Please think twice before you travel to Spain now. More here.

Search over 55.000 Camino Questions

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

Advertisement

Resource icon

Start in SJPP in September

nreyn12

Active Member
Camino(s) past & future
Walked (2005) (2007) (2008) (2009) (2010) (2011) (2012) (2013) (2014) (2015); Guide 2013-2016
nreyn12 submitted a new resource:

Just to Get Started - The Camino Experience - Your Pilgrimage, Your Way

Hi everyone,

My name is Nancy, and I am a long-time pilgrim and now a guide on the Camino Francés. A couple of years ago I started leading pilgrim groups from Saint Jean Pied de Port - for people who wanted to walk the Camino independently but who want some assistance, just to get started.

I work with pilgrims on all the pre-travel planning and preparation, then I meet their train or bus in SJPP, and then we are together on the trail for four days, as far as Pamplona. From there, they all...

Read more about this resource...
 

fiona99

Active Member
Camino(s) past & future
Camino Frances, Finnisterre and Muxia April/June 2015.
Camino Portuguese. Porto - ?? 2017.
Hi Nancy I am sure some people find this service useful but the one thing I really liked and attracted me to the camino was the fact you just turn up and learn as you go......no booking required.....except Orrison of course.......the hardest part was trying to work out how to get a bus ticket from the the station in BaYonne. Enjoy your September camino s.
 

nreyn12

Active Member
Camino(s) past & future
Walked (2005) (2007) (2008) (2009) (2010) (2011) (2012) (2013) (2014) (2015); Guide 2013-2016
Fiona, yes, many people do just that! I am one of them...I walked the Camino many times before I realized how many people would benefit from just a little assistance at the beginning. I have met so many people on the trail who 'wish' they had had some of the information I share with my pilgrims, before coming to the trail or in the first few days.

My service is not for everyone, but those who use it get really great value :)
 
Last edited:

Advertisement

Booking.com

Similar threads

Camino Conversations

Camino Conversations

Forum Rules

Forum Rules

Forum Donation

Forum Donation
For those with no forum account, it is possible to donate here as well. Thank you for your support! Ivar

Follow Casa Ivar on Instagram

Most downloaded Resources

When is the best time to walk?

  • January

    Votes: 16 1.2%
  • February

    Votes: 10 0.8%
  • March

    Votes: 56 4.2%
  • April

    Votes: 200 15.2%
  • May

    Votes: 328 24.9%
  • June

    Votes: 95 7.2%
  • July

    Votes: 24 1.8%
  • August

    Votes: 27 2.0%
  • September

    Votes: 380 28.8%
  • October

    Votes: 158 12.0%
  • November

    Votes: 17 1.3%
  • December

    Votes: 7 0.5%

Camino Forum Store

Camino Forum Store
Top