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Camino de Santiago Tours
Events of the Camino Spain National Day Bank Holiday Galiwonders
It is very common that pilgrims have the chance to enjoy special events on the Camino. If you are walking or cycling it this week, you will experience the Hispanic Day; or the National Day of Spain. This is celebrated every year on the 12th of October, one of the most important Bank Holidays of...
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This is a frequently asked question: where do I fly to start the Camino de Santiago? Which is the best airport? How can I get to the starting point? The answer to these questions depend on different factors, like the route you have chosen, where you want to start the Camino, or where you want...
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The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela Galiwonders
Let’s learn a bit more about the most precious jewel of the Capital City of Galicia Region: the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is the result of more than 700 years of construction. This architectonical jewel is the fruit of different styles and expansions, and continuous restorations. The Origins...
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Arousa sea ulla river route camino de santiago galiwonders
Let’s discover a new route of the Camino de Santiago The Sea Route of Arousa and the Ulla River is a unique maritime and fluvial itinerary. In fact, it commemorates the arrival of the remains of Saint James the Apostle to Galicia region. After his suffering and martyrdom in Jerusalem, his remains travelled by the sea...
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codex calixtinus
Codex Calixtinus: a Medieval pilgrimage guide Recently, in our Camino de Santiago Test, we asked you about the Codex Calixtinus. If that was one of the questions you got wrong, do not worry, because today we are going to tell you all about this famous book! As you may already know, the Codex Calixtinus is kept in...
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Catedral de Santiago mishaps
Catedral de Santiago Mishaps: the Cathedral’s eventful history  These days, the Catedral de Santiago has been a news topic in several local and international newspapers. Unfortunately, this was for the wrong reasons. One of the statues in Praterías, the temple’s southern facade, was defaced with a blue marker. This is the most recent of a...
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things to pack for the camino de santiago galiwonders
Camino de Santiago Essentials: What to pack for the pilgrimage When planning the Camino many pilgrims struggle with what they should bring with them, what they can find in Spain… Do you know what things to pack for the Camino de Santiago? Here is our Camino de Santiago packing list! And keep reading until the...
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camino de santiago test
How much do you know about the Camino? Take the Camino de Santiago Test Are you a Camino de Santiago expert? Do you know all there is to know about the pilgrimage? Take our Camino de Santiago test to find out! And don’t forget to tell us your score in the comments!   Do you...
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jeju olle trail south korea camino de santiago
Jeju Olle Trail: a hike inspired by the Camino de Santiago The Camino de Santiago is, without a doubt, a source of inspiration. Many create art or write books about their experiences on the Camino. But, have you ever thought of taking the Camino home? Suh Myung-suk, the creator of the Jeju Olle route, walked...
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camino de santiago problems
Learn about some possible Camino de Santiago problems and how to solve them Walking the Camino is an enjoyable experience, but it is always better to be prepared for any trouble. Here are some possible Camino de Santiago problems and the best ways to solve them. Don’t let anything spoil your adventure! “I have suffered...
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