Camino de Santiago

Read all the posts I’ve written about the Camino de Santiago.

So far I’ve walked the Central Route of the Camino Portugués from Porto and part of the Coastal Route.

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Walking from Porto to Santiago on the Camino Portugués Central Route

Where to stay on the Camino Portugués Central Route

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela after the Camino

Camino de Santiago inspired gifts

A stream running through the Ruta da Agua e da Pedra on the Spiritual Variant of the Camino Portugues

Walking the Spiritual Variant of the Camino Portugués

Whether you’re planning to walk the Camino Portugués on the Coastal or Central Route, they both converge in Redondela and, once you reach Pontevedra, you have the choice to continue straight through to Padrón via Caldas de Reis, or take an alternative route known as the Spiritual Variant. Read on for my guide to the

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A pilgrim bench on the Camino Portugues pointing in the direction of Santiago de Compostela

Cruces to Santiago de Compostela. Day Fourteen on the Camino Portugues

This was it – day fourteen on the Camino Portugues and the day I would finally reach Santiago de Compostela, after 170 miles of walking, one short boat ride, and only one tiny blister! Day Fourteen: Cruces to Santiago de CompostelaDate: Wednesday 4 May 2022Start Point: Camiño da VieiraEnd Point: Plaza del Obradoiro, Santiago de

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Old mill on the Ruta da Pedra e da Agua on the Camino Portugues

Armenteira to Vilanova de Arousa. Day Twelve on the Camino Portugues

Day twelve on the Camino Portugues took me from Armenteira to Vilanova de Arousa on the Spiritual Variant and after the long uphill trek from Combarro yesterday, I was glad that today was mostly downhill to the sea. Day Twelve: Armenteira to Vilanova de ArousaDate: Monday 2 May 2022Start Point: Carballo de Prado 1900End Point:

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A way marker on the Variante Espiritual of the Camino Portugues

Pontevedra to Armenteira. Day Eleven on the Camino Portugues

Day eleven on the Camino Portugues took me from Pontevedra to Armenteira. Most pilgrims head to Caldas de Reis when they leave Pontevedra, but I’d decided to take a detour and walk the Variante Espiritual (Spiritual Variant) which would add an extra day to my journey but would give me the experience of a boat

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