Tagged: Starting point

8 reasons why Pamplona is the best starting point 0

8 reasons why Pamplona is the best starting point

Not really a question, but an opinion on a good starting point for the Camino Frances. Many threads on this forum deal with SJPDP as THE Camino starting point (11.5 % of the Pilgrims start from...

Is starting from Pamplona ‘cheating’? 19

Is starting from Pamplona ‘cheating’?

The question was: I am starting my Camino on the 25th March. I have booked my train to Pamplona, arriving late Sunday evening, 24th March with a view to staying overnight in Pamplona and getting the...

Why do so many start in Saint Jean Pied de Port? 16

Why do so many start in Saint Jean Pied de Port?

The question was: Considering the complications to get to S.Jean Pied de Port, especially for anyone landing in Spain or coming from Spain/Portugal/Southern France, I always wonder why so many of these people want...

What is the best starting point for 1 week walk? 8

What is the best starting point for 1 week walk?

  The question was: I have one week to spend walking some of the Camino Frances (including travelling there and back) and would like some advice on which is the best section to do...

The Camino de Santiago in 14 days, where to start? 16

The Camino de Santiago in 14 days, where to start?

The question was: I only have 14 walking days available due to work constraints and traveling to/from the US. I have read several times that I can start in Leon and finish within this...