October 2018 has set a new record for the Camino de Santiago with 317,000 compostelas delivered: how has evolution been in recent years?
The season is taking off in 2017 and more and more are beginning to plan their trip in the face of good weather, but where do the pilgrims who make the Camino de Santiago come from?
More than 200,000 pilgrims set a new record this year in the Camino de Santiago but, is this model sustainable?
With the high season already finished, the autumn offers us a very different Camino de Santiago, away from the large crowds of the summer months, but with a very special charm.
The Camino de San Salvador is a 130 km pilgrimage route that connects the cathedrals of León and Oviedo, a path of long tradition, with five demanding stages and incredible landscapes.
Here you will find all the latest from the Camino de Santiago and the most useful news for pilgrims who plan their journey, whether beginner or a veteran. The Camino generates a lot of social, cultural and economic information that we want to bring you through our blog, backed by a team very passionate about the Jacobean Route. The news of the Camino we want to bring you start from the most popular and traditional routes and end in the most beautiful, challenging and less crowded, with its different stages, the preservation of their heritage and infrastructure or cultural initiatives.
We will also be very attentive to the initiatives of the various associations of friends of the Camino, which are so important in assisting the pilgrim, in addition to ensuring the conservation of the routes to the Camino de Santiago de Compostela . We also want to help you making your trip in the best possible way, informing about all the opportunities and services available to the pilgrim, without neglecting the state of the paths or changes in any type of signaling, so you always find your way. Nor we leave aside all the news generated by public institutions in relation to the Camino each year or private initiatives related to the Jacobean Route that may be of interest to the pilgrim.
You will find a very special part of our coverage in the news related to the shelters of the Camino, the gastronomy and meteorology as well as the achievement of the Compostela (the pilgrim's credential) and the best options when moving to your starting point (and coming back home safely).
Be sure to be informed about the actuality of the Camino de Santiago before planning your trip to always know the state of the paths, the advantages and disadvantages of each route and the updates of our agenda, to make your trip an unforgettable experience.
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