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

As we mentioned in other posts of our blog, there are some Camino de Santiago recommendations that every pilgrim should keep in mind. I mean, you  mustn’t be athlete to confront the Camino, but a moderate physical condition is required. This fact means that a previous experience in other middle distance hiking or trekking routes, around...

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...

Hotels along the Camino de Santiago, quantity or quality?

How are the hotels along the Camino de Santiago? 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...

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...

Interview with Karin Kiser

Today we interview Karin Kiser, author from renowned best sellers as Lighten Your Load, who has just published two new pocket guides. Doubtlessly, these guides will help you to have a different vision of the Camino, both before, during and after doing it. Many people have been sharing their own experiences along the Camino, as...

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Did you know that, besides the Cathedral, the Obradoiro Square or the “Two Marias”, there are many other things to do in Santiago de Compostela? We are always surprised to know about the perception that many tourists and pilgrims have about Santiago de Compostela: that is a very tiny town, that there is not a...

The Story of Pedro Madruga

Popular legends say a lot about the place where they are from. This is the case of the story of Pedro Madruga, the bastard son of an important man in Galicia during the XV century. A bit of history Just a few kilometers far from Arcade, one of the main stops of the Portuguese Way,...
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