Wondering what to give to the person who is dreaming of walking the Camino? Can't think of anything to put on your own wish list? Here are favorite books, videos, gear, tech gifts, and clothing for the aspiring pilgrim, or anyone else who likes to travel light.Read More
Thinking about walking the Camino in sandals? Read my report about walking 500 miles on the Camino Francés wearing hiking sandals.Read More
We all know the benefits of a good night’s sleep, especially when you are recovering from a physical challenge like a day’s walk on the Camino de Santiago. When we plan to stay in albergues along the Way, we like having a sleeping bag or bag liner to use on the beds.
Good grief, have we spent a small fortune finding our favorite socks for our Camino journeys! We are glad to share what we have learned from walking more miles than we can tally in different socks, and hopefully save you some money.
Of all the gear discussed on forums and at pilgrim gatherings, shoes and boots outrank any other topic. Our team members have walked in over-the-ankle leather boots, low quarter lightweight hiking shoes, and even hiking sandals. Here is our favorite all-around Camino hiker.Read More
Our team and family have walked thousands of miles with our Nordic walking poles...we can’t imagine approaching any long walk, much less one of the Camino routes, without them.Read More
Our four favorite Camino backpacks are also favorites of many, many people, and for good reason, but even the best, lightest pack cannot help you if you overpack. Read the full article here.Read More