The various pilgrim routes to Santiago (large red dot at the extreme left) in use in the Middle Ages. Most routes converge on the Camino Frances, shown here in thick red lines. Countries other than France and Spain have been remarking the medieval routes for modern walkers. The map was prepared by Manfred Zentgraf of Volkach, Germany, who has generously made it available to others.
- Second Wind
- Why Walk It?
- Step 1. Planning Your Camino -- What kind, Where, When, How far, Alone, Getting there . . .
- Step 2. Getting Ready -- Training, Packing, Gear, Clothes, Electronics, Passports, TSA . . .
- Step 3. Being There -- Money, Lodgings, Food, Language . . .
- Step 4. Adapting -- Guidebooks, Websites, Trail conditions, Schedule, Water, Weather, Pain, Hazards, Phones . . .
- Step 5. Being a Pilgrim and a Tourist -- Types of pilgrimmage, Roman roads, Medieval life, Wonders . . .
- Step 6. Living the Lessons of the Camino -- Once or again, Connecting at home, Being hospitaleros . . .
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