By all reports the death toll for this terrible accident has reached 77 and there are more than 20 injured victims that still remain in a critical condition. It is believed that the train carrying 218 passengers was nearing the end of a six-hour trip from Madrid to the town of Ferrol in northwest Spain....Read more
Burgos Cathedral lies at the heart of the city and it's magnificent architecture has meant recognition as a UNESCO world heritage site. 'Our Lady of Burgos' was begun in the 13th century and was completed in the 15th and 16th centuries. The grandeur of it's incredibly ornate interior is breathtaking and even modern day pilgrims...Read more
The Credencial or Pilgrim's passport is part of your Camino experience. While it is not strictly neccessary to have one if your are not staying in Albergues they are are still a great memento of your trip and will entitle you to your Compostela certificate once you reach Santiago. This is providing that you have...
'Walking the Camino: six ways to Santiago' is a new release ( June 2013) that has been six years in the making. The film has been funded by public donations and volunteers who have worked hard to bring this project to life. Director Lydia Smith 'embarks on a journey with six strangers from around the world...Read more