Tagged: Medical Insurance

Do I need Insurance on the Camino de Santiago? 1

Do I need Insurance on the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: Hi, just a quick question in relation to getting insurance. Is this necessary or will the European health insurance card be sufficient? Read the whole conversation on Insurance on the Camino...

Ibuprofen and the Camino de Santiago 12

Ibuprofen and the Camino de Santiago

The question was: Can someone please advise me of the availability of ibuprofen in Spain? In the US it is available in large quantities at low cost without prescription but I know that in...

How to Pack Medicines for the Camino? 2

How to Pack Medicines for the Camino?

The question was: Any thoughts on how best to pack pills/medicine for the camino? Read the conversations and responses to how to best Pack Medicines for the Camino de Santiago here in our Camino forum.

Do I need to bring vitamins on my Camino de Santiago? 1

Do I need to bring vitamins on my Camino de Santiago?

The question was: I just put six weeks of vitamins in baggies and they weigh alot…well, at least the same as a large yellow onion. Heres what I take per day: One Multi, One...

Is hay fever or allergic rhinitis a problem on the Camino de Santiago? 0

Is hay fever or allergic rhinitis a problem on the Camino de Santiago?

The comment was: It is far too early to be suffering from either pollen or hay allergy but I’m deffinately suffering from something. I think it is because of the very dry weather and...

Does my US medical Insurance cover me on the Camino de Santiago? 3

Does my US medical Insurance cover me on the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: A request to American pilgrims; past, present and future. I just learned that my health insurance does not cover me while in Europe. In looking on this forum the advice is...