Here it is, your Camino de Santiago cost calculator: Of course, your costs are going to vary depending on how you plan to walk the Camino and where you plan to walk the Camino. Let’s dive in! First step: calculate how many days you have to walk the Camino The best possible scenario is that …

Walking the Camino del Norte from Zarautz to Deba was rough for us. Not because the beautiful coastal views and moderate hills and slopes were all that challenging. Mostly because Day Two on the Camino de Santiago is a really hard day. Writing from a post-Camino perspective, this was my hardest day of walking – …

Our walk on the Camino del Norte from Deba Markina turned into a beautiful pilgrimage day. BUT…it didn’t start out so great. The Day When the Camino Provided We were on zero sleep thanks to the raging party of the night before that, naturally, took place beneath our windows. We are pretty convinced that they …

It was raining as we set out from the Pitis Hostel in Markina on the Camino Norte route toward Guernica. But the rain didn’t phase us even one bit. We had slept well – the first good sleep on our pilgrimage. Since there were only fellow pilgrims in the hostel, everyone was in bed early …

We woke up on Day Five of walking the Camino del Norte feeling well-rested and relaxed and ready to walk from Mendata to Guernica to Bilbao. Only we weren’t exactly going to walk the whole way! Let’s dive in! The Day We Went to a Carnival: Setting out from Mendata to Guernica to Bilbao Because …

Our guidebook advised us that this stretch of the Camino del Norte from Bilbao to Portugalete was boring and ugly, so we did what most people do when they go on a long walk…we put it in Google Maps! The Day We Went on a Camino del Norte Pub Crawl from Bilbao to Portugalete: By …