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Walking the Camino: ‘Caminoistas’ lost and found along The Way!

Four days ago our intrepid band of 13 set off from Oporto on the Camino Portugues. Armed with walking poles and Pilgrim passports we travelled along cobbled pathways to the small town of Vilarinho. This was not without incident!   We … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: Our 2013 ‘Camino with a Difference!’ Journey Begins

During the past week, co-tour guide Christine Gawne and I visited all the places included in our 2013 ‘Camino with a Difference’ tour itinerary. Travelling by trusty Fiat rather than on foot enabled us to cover a great deal of … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: 2013 Tour Update

Tour C is now fully booked! We’ve been very happy with the interest in the tours so far. There has been a lot of curiosity about our September and October tours (D and E) and I encourage anyone who’s considering … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: 2014 Tours

The past few weeks has seen considerable interest from people wanting to join a ‘Camino with a Difference!’ Tour in 2013. We have also received many requests about our 2014 and 2015 itineraries. As promised the 2014 Itineraries have now … Continue reading

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Reaction to article on Travel Enriched in The Age and SMH

In case you missed it, there have been some interesting responses to the article entitled ‘Pilgrimages Anew’ published in Smart Traveller (1-2 February) in the Travel section of The Age and Sydney Morning Herald. Three Letters to the Travel Editor … Continue reading

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Pilgrimages Anew – in Smart Traveller, The Age and SMH

Read the short article entitled ‘New paths to enlightenment’ by Travel Editor, Jane Reddy, promoting Travel Enriched Camino tours. Published in The Age and Sydney Morning Herald, 2 February, 2013. http://www.theage.com.au/travel/group-offers-island-escape-for-singles-20130131-2dm93.html

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Walking the Camino: More tours for 2013 & 2014

2013 Tours Regular Visitors to this site will have already seen the three ‘Camino with a Difference!’ itineraries (Tours A, B & C) that are planned for the European spring, in April and May 2013. If not please select the … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: Some images of our 2012 Tour

World Heritage listed Oporto Guimares – Birthplace of the Portuguese Kingdom The Camino at Vila do Conde On the Camino Portugues The legendary rooster in Barcelos The river Minho at Ponte de Lima One day some elected to conquer an … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: Back on Track…

Via the medieval fishing village of San Vicente de la Barquera with its 15th century stone bridge, we travelled onward through verdant hillsides, past the long, yellow sandy beach of Comillas, to the quaint, but heavily touristed, village of Santillana … Continue reading

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Walking the Camino: On and almost off the Camino!

During this final stage of our journey we took literally advice from one friendly local, that there is not one Camino, but many paths that all lead to the same destination. In fact our plan was to walk the Camino … Continue reading

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