Spanish for the Camino

 

I help pilgrims learn the Spanish they need for their walk across Spain on the Camino de Santiago.

Start learning here, on the blog, or check one of my courses.

Spanish for the Camino workbook

Start learning Spanish with this FREE workbook.

16 pages of the very basics: greetings and other essential words, how to introduce yourself, how to ask the most common questions… With simple step by step explanations and exercises for you to practice.

Camino food guide

Find out what, where and when to eat in Spain.

Everything explained, PLUS lots of useful Spanish vocabulary you can use PLUS two recipes.

Spanish for the Camino: the blog

Pamplona with Jose Mari Ardanaz

Pamplona with Jose Mari Ardanaz

This week I was joined on the podcast by Jose Mari Ardanaz, from El Camino People. Jose Mari walked his first Camino in 2017. One of the things that most caught his attention about the Camino was the people who walked it and their stories. That's why he first created...

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Walking the Camino as a solo woman

Paloma García is a Spanish teacher and pilgrim who has walked the Camino de Santiago twice. She has three passions: languages, cooking, and meaningful travel. She fulfilled her dream of learning French by moving to France and she's a dedicated cook. Her love for...

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What is the Camino de Santiago

What is the Camino de Santiago

After 100 blog posts, I thought it was time to try other things.  I've been toying with the idea of starting a podcast for months. And now, finally, the Spanish for the Camino podcast is here. Unlike the blog, podcast episodes will be in Spanish. The idea with the...

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Finding food on the Camino

Finding food on the Camino

How often did you have trouble finding food on the Camino? This is a complaint that comes up on a regular basis in Camino groups. It usually has to do with one of these 2 scenarios: Pilgrims are trying to get cena (dinner), but restaurants are closed and no one is...

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Walking through Galicia

Walking through Galicia

Once you start walking through Galicia, you'll start seeing several new architectural elements, some of them quite frequently. They're not exclusive to Galicia. But they are more common here. In this post I'm goign to tell you a little bit about 3 of them. Two of them...

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Camino Portugués: Tui-Porriño

Camino Portugués: Tui-Porriño

Camino Portugués: Tui-Porriño | Last week I got an early birthday present: a new pair of zapatillas de senderismo (hiking shoes). So, I decided to test them the next day... by walking a stage of the Camino Portugués: Tui-Porriño. That's one of the advantages of living...

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It’s hot on the Camino

It’s hot on the Camino

 It's hot on the Camino | ¡Qué calor! (it's so hot). We're experiencing extremely hot weather in Spain (and Portugal) at the moment. It's not the first ola de calor (heat wave) of the year, but it is the worst so far. It has even reached Galicia. I don't remember...

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