Things to Know About Hiking the Portuguese Camino

One of the best trips I did in 2022 was hiking the Portuguese Camino. If you’re looking for an active vacation with a bit of culture sprinkled in, I highly recommend hiking the Way of St. James. Although this pilgrimage doesn’t require a lot of planning, there are a few things you should know about hiking the Portuguese Camino. … More Things to Know About Hiking the Portuguese Camino

Things To Do In Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela became famous as a pilgrimage destination in the Middle Ages. Thousands of tourists still flock here every year. It’s a beautiful city, steeped in history, and a great base for exploring Galicia. To experience Santiago de Compostela to the fullest during your visit, I have compiled a list of travel tips from my own experience. These are the best things to do in Santiago de Compostela in my opinion: … More Things To Do In Santiago de Compostela

What To Pack For The Camino de Santiago

If you’ve never done a Camino or long-distance hike before, packing for an adventure like this might seem daunting. You’ll be carrying your luggage on your back for weeks, so it can’t be too heavy. My packing tips and list for the camino will help you pack only the right items. … More What To Pack For The Camino de Santiago

Camino Itinerary: Portugal Coastal Route in 13 Days

This year I ticked of a massive bucket list item: hiking the Portuguese Coastal Way of the Camino de Santiago. It took me 13 days to cover the 280 km between Porto and Santiago de Compostela on foot. Here is my itinerary for this beautiful walk along the rugged Portuguese and Galician coast. … More Camino Itinerary: Portugal Coastal Route in 13 Days