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Two Japanese ladies on the Portuguese Way – #Caminotales

Makiri Sei & her mother, from Japan, completed the last 100 km of the Portuguese Way   We are delighted to be back with the #Caminotales section, stories about international pilgrims who decided to walk the Camino de Santiago. And this is the first one about the Portuguese Way! Makiri Sei and her mother, two […]

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Halloween on the Camino de Santiago

Have you thought about walking the Camino de Santiago in Halloween? Last year the Galiwonders Team walked the last 100 km of the French Way (from Sarria to Santiago) to commemorate Halloween and the end of the season 2016. We were carrying with us small pumpkins, that we were putting on the top of the […]

Day trip to Finisterre & Rías Baixas

Are you planning your next day trip to Finisterre or Rias Baixas region? It is quite easy to organize different day tours departing from Santiago de Compostela, to discover other areas of Galicia region. It is a really diverse land, where you will be able to see different kinds of landscapes: white sand beaches, steep […]

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Secrets of the Primitive Way

Let’s discover 5 facts about the Primitive Way The Primitive Way (or Original Way) is the oldest pilgrimage route of the Camino Santiago (even though the French Way is the most popular one). This route starts in Oviedo (the capital city of Asturias region, in Northern Spain), and goes all over the interior of Galicia, […]

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What to do in Pontevedra? Portuguese Way

Pontevedra is one of the most popular stops on the Portuguese Way Are you thinking about walking the Portuguese Way, or the Portuguese Coastal Way? If you are planning a tour on any of these routes of the Camino de Santiago, you will be able to discover really nice towns in Northern Spain and Portugal. […]

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Where is the start of the Camino de Santiago?

One of the most popular questions we receive from pilgrims every year is: where is the start of the Camino? As we always say, there are as many Caminos de Santiago as pilgrims walking them. There is more than one route leading to Santiago de Compostela, final destination of this pilgrimage, and the starting point will depend on […]

How many days does it take to walk the camino de Santiago?

How many days does it take to walk the camino de Santiago?

To know how many days does it take to walk the Camino de Santiago, we must bear in mind different factors  There are many pilgrims who get in contact with us asking how many days does it take to walk the Camino de Santiago. This is a really open question, since there are different Jacobean […]

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The pilgrim ghost of the Camino de Santiago

The secrets of the pilgrim ghost legend of the Camino Santiago The Camino de Santiago is one of these adventures that can be considered a magical journey. It is a unique experience that remains, for ever, in the memories of all pilgrim who walk or cycle it. It is a really spiritual route, not only because […]

Walking the Camino de Santiago with children

Some advice to walk the Camino de Santiago with children The Camino de Santiago is perfect route for families and children. However, you must consider some details when you plan your adventure, so all the members of the family can enjoy the experience, and avoid any issues during the walk. The length of each walking […]

Top 5 towns to visit in Galicia

The 5 must-see towns in Galicia Galicia is quite a popular region because of its green landscapes, that catch the eyes of all those travelers that come to visit it every year. Also, it is the final part of all the Camino de Santiago routes, leading to the beautiful town of Santiago de Compostela. Its […]