Tagged: Bed Bug

Bed Bugs (2013) 9

Bed Bugs (2013)

  The question was: I found many discussions about this, but most of them was solved by Permethrin, but I can not find it in Europes stores. Is this problem really so hot on Camino Frances,...

Do I need a bed bug sheet? 5

Do I need a bed bug sheet?

The question was: My friend and I will be walking the Camino in June. We’re wondering if anyone has advice re: preventing exposure to bed bugs and if any of you have used fitted...

Do I need to bring a Bed bug sheet and mosquito net? 1

Do I need to bring a Bed bug sheet and mosquito net?

The question was: Hi I am walking in July and may be camping a considerable amount of the way. Is it a good idea to bring a mosquito net for camping and also a...

Are the bed bugs back? 2

Are the bed bugs back?

JohnnieWalker volunteers at the pilgrims office in Santiago. The other day he wrote in the forum: Today in the pilgrims’ office we had two pilgrims with extensive bites from bed bugs. They said the got these...

What is the bedbug status at the albergues on the Camino de Santiago? 0

What is the bedbug status at the albergues on the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: We will be starting in Leon Sept. 12 [2011]. Does anyone have info on the bedbugs this time of year.We are treating our packs and sleeping bags. Any information would be...

How do I get rid of Bed Bugs & Lice and other critters? 1

How do I get rid of Bed Bugs & Lice and other critters?

The question was: I’m extremely allergic to chemicals and sometimes get an allergic asthma attacks…question, is there a “natural” way to eliminate the bed bugs or lice? Read all the Bed Bug advice on...

Best Way to Handle Bedbugs On the Camino de Santiago 3

Best Way to Handle Bedbugs On the Camino de Santiago

The question was: So, my preventative measures failed and Im pretty sure Im carrying some unwelcome guests in my sleeping bag. I was bitten badly one night even after I stopped sleeping in by...

More bed bug talk, this time in the Telegraph 2

More bed bug talk, this time in the Telegraph

The Telegraph has an article today on the recent bed bug problems that we have been talking about in the forum for some time now. Convents and hostels along the route to the north-western...

Bed Bug alert 0

Bed Bug alert

This was reported on July 7th 2008 by Gareth Thomas: This information is current and to alert pilgrims further back down the Camino Frances to a bed bug situation in Hontanas. There are three...