Tagged: The Credencial

Where do I start collecting stamps? 0

Where do I start collecting stamps?

The question was: I am going on the camino for the first time next may/June from Dublin and was wondering if I get the two stamps here and one in Leon if I’m starting...

What is best, pick up the Credential before you leave or on the Camino? 2

What is best, pick up the Credential before you leave or on the Camino?

The question was: Looking for peoples’ advice on the matter of the credencial. We start our Camino in Ponferrada next weekend, but won’t arrive there till about 10pm (we have a hotel booked for...

Do I need to be baptized to get a pilgrims passport? 2

Do I need to be baptized to get a pilgrims passport?

The question was: I am not religous but I am spiritual and wish to walk the Camino soon. Can I still get a Pilgrims Passport or is evidence of baptism required? Read all the...

The Pilgrims Passport 0

The Pilgrims Passport

The pilgrims passport, of the Credencial, is what pilgrims bring with them on their walk collecting stamps along the way, proving that hey have walked “all the way”. It is recommended to get two...

Pilgrim tip: 3 terms to know 2

Pilgrim tip: 3 terms to know

If you are new to the pilgrimage to Santiago, you may not know some of the “lingo”. 3 terms that are helpful to know are: The Credencial The Compostela The Fisterrana In the forum,...