Marking the way on the Camino de Santiago in Oviedo, Asturias in northern Spain on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel Iain_Mallory_Spain-7472

Slideguide to the Camino de Santiago (Norte)

Camino de Santiago Norte Guide General: Capital city: The Camino de Santiago (Norte) passes through several regions, there isn’t a capital, but finishes in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia. Other principle cities: Bilbao, San Sebastian, Santander, Gijon and Oviedo. Main airport/s: Bilbao is the largest but San Sebastian and Santander are international airports, while Vigo-Peinador is a regional hub. Principle airline: Iberia, the national …

Cycling in Asturias, arriving in Niembro on the Camino de Santiago (north) in Northern Spain on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel Iain_Mallory_Spain-7408

Life on the Camino; Cycling in Asturias

Walking is the most popular way of completing the Camino de Santiago (north), but cycling will appeal to those preferring two wheels to Shank’s pony! We gave it a try in Asturias, and it proved the perfect way to discover this natural paradise.
El Sablon Beach, LlanesGetting on your Bike
Taking to two wheels offers a few advantages, it’s quicker, so it will suit peregrinos with limited time, it will also allow greater flexibility to take diversions and explore or to pause longer in a place which

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Life on the Camino; A Pilgrim’s Way

The first thing to do is admit to being a fake, I’m not a fully-fledged pilgrim, not even a partially fledged one. This trip was not anywhere near long enough to complete the Camino de Santiago (North) or St James Way, and our group cherry picked the choice walking and bike riding routes through Basque Country, Cantabria, Asturias and Galicia. …