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Walking the Camino: Shared images of journey

Crossing the Rio Minho we arrive in Spain – Galicia to be more precise where the language is more like Brazilian Portuguese than Castillano. We put our clocks forward one hour and now the sun sets at around 10.00pm. After … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: Doing it Our Way in Northern Portugal

Includes written contributions from Diana G, Ann R, Steve M and Penny B. It’s a week since our intrepid band of Ozzies began to follow the Camino trail that winds through northern Portugal and Galicia to Santiago de Compostela. Rain … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: With a spring in our step we journey onwards to Santiago

Written contribution from Deborah R.  After breakfast overlooking a calm blue sea we followed a stylish promenade to the outskirts of Ribadesella.  Soon we were in lush green countryside with happy colourful wild flowers along the roadsides.  Past apple orchards … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: From Bilbao to Ribadesella along the Camino del Norte

Including written/photo contributions from Sandra E., Sydney NSW & Rob W. Melb, Vic. It’s now a week since we commenced our Camino in the colourful north coastal city of Bilbao.  Here we see many different architectural styles.  The best examples include … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: Very soon we will be on Our Way! 

Plans are now in place for our four European Spring Camino Tours, the first of which commences shortly in the Basque capital of Bilbao in northern Spain.  Each tour follows one of the many ancient pilgrim pathways that lead to … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: Update on 2017 Tours

In 2017 we offer five itineraries along different Camino trails in Portugal and Spain. Four tours provide an opportunity to walk long distance on ancient pilgrim paths to Santiago de Compostela.  These tours also include the chance to visit the … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: Lasting memories of our Autumn 2016 tour

Our final days in Portugal were a rich kaleidoscope of colour – walking peacefully on forest tracks and beside vineyards and cornfields ready for harvest. Our last night was spent in a small family run guesthouse located right on the … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: Our September 2016 begins!

Before starting our September Camino tour some group members spent a few days in Lisbon. As summer ends the city is abuzz with visitors from all over the world. It seems that this year Portugal is the preferred destination for … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: What lies ahead – September 2016 – 2017?

September 2016 along the Camino Portugues In less than one month we commence our September Tour along the Camino Portugues. First up we explore the magnificent UNESCO World Heritage listed city of Oporto and have our Pilgrim Passports stamped to … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: People you meet

There are many reasons why people travel to Santiago. For centuries, the Camino has been seen as a religious or spiritual journey. Along The Way one can see plenty of evidence of these historical links with Christianity. But today the … Continue reading

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