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The Camino de Santiago: are you ready for this adventure?

Every time more and more people decide to walk the Camino, but not all of them are ready to face it. Setting out this amazing trip is not easy, as the Camino is not a simple hiking route. We should be conscious about that in order to enjoy the travel to the maximum. In this...

Saint Olav’s Way: a Nordic pilgrimage route

Today  we will focus on a different pilgrimage route in Europe, Saint Olav’s Way. This itinerary might not be as well known as the Camino de Santiago, but still fascinating. We will discover the origins of the walk, its history, duration, and the most popular points along the way. Keep reading and get to know...

The Camino de Santiago: therapeutic effects

Every time more and more people decide to walk the Camino. As we have already discussed in some other posts from our blog, there are several reasons why people decide to start it. But, anyway, there is a curious thing that seems to be common to all those people who finish the Camino: they experiment...

Galiwonders awarded with the Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor

The “Certificate of Excellence” award was given by Tripadvisor at the end of May, and Galiwonders turned out to be one of the winning businesses! We want to thank all our customers who have valued us so positively, and assure them that we will continue to do everything possible to maintain the same level of...

Tips to enjoy the best Camino!

Here you will find some tips for you to live the best Camino. Many pilgrims enjoy a unique experience every year along their route to Santiago. In Galiwonders we want to help you to live the best experience while you are walking the Camino, so keep reading here to check our tips! Find the best...

Stars and hotels, quantity or quality?

Many times travelers think the accommodation category is essentially connected with the quality of its services. Although it seems to be obvious, in some occasions we can find lower grade accommodation where quality matches others with superior rating. Today, we will discover some differences on the standards, while we understand a little more about the...

Solo female travelers in the Via Francigena

More and more people choose to undertake the solo travel in the Via Francigena.  Although this starts to be a trend, when we talk about women traveling alone there are still some questions about it. Is it safe or not? What are the main issues and risks? Here some tips to enjoy this kind of travel and...

Walking the Camino de Santiago in the Middle Ages

Was it difficult to walk the Camino in the Middle Ages? Discover all the secrets of medieval pilgrims Would you like to know more about the attire of medieval pilgrimage? Did you know that the scallop shell is one of the elements that is still in use today? Keep reading to get into one of...

Restoration works inside the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela

Today we will bring you relevant information about the restoration works inside the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. If the last year, we could appreciate the results of the remodelling works in the façade, now it is the moment for the inner. During these works, the masses will be given at other different churches. Get...

Pet-friendly route on the Camino Francés

Today we will bring you a new pet-friendly route: the last 100 km. on the Camino Francés accompanied by our best friend. More than ever, pets are Members of the family, so it is increasingly popular to walk the Camino with them. Did you know dogs can get their own pilgrim passport? We know that...
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