In 2020, during the Coronavirus pandemic, my family of four decided to walk 100k/60 miles on the Camino de Santiago and it was our favorite experience in the last 2 years of living abroad. In this post you’ll find the following to help you prepare for your Camino with Kids or Covid Camino as I give some insight as to the advantages and disadvantages to being a pilgrim in 2021. My children were age 9 and 11 when we completed this adventure and I’m giving you all of the ways to make your family Camino a success.

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Prepping Your Kids/Family

Why It’s More Than Just a Hike

What To Pack

Camino Vocabulary

Advantages and Disadvantages to a Covid Camino

Tips and Tricks

When to Go/Which Route is Best

Our Itinerary, Kilometers, and Where We Stayed