Planning your Camino – about letting go

The question/comment was: I will be doing my first Camino in September. I am an organised person, and I have been organising this journey for some time. I like to know what’s coming up, and plan for it. But come the time when I take my first steps from SJPP, I want to let go….

Is it OK to have no plan at all?

The question was: I’ve had some lovely feedback from pilgrims on another post. My question here concerns something different so I thought I’d start a new thread. I am not much of a planner. In fact I was intending to just turn up in Seville on May 1st and start walking! I have given myself…

Can I just wing it?

The question was: I’ve wanted to hike el camino for many years but every time I begin to research, I get overwhelmed with all the information I find. If I just arrive in Irun, can I start hiking without much prior research? I have a hard time wanting to read about the route. I just…