Postcards From The Camino

Thirty Years of the Camino as the First European Cultural Route

October 23, 1987, the Council of Europe distinguished the highly symbolic role of the Xacobea Route in the construction of Europe. Three decades later, we analysed what this recognition represented with José Antonio Ortiz, director of Peregrino magazine.

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Xavier Jordi, the YouTuber of the Camino

Thirteen stages, more than 60 stories and a good number of cultural, historical and artistic reviews. These are the videos of the first YouTuber pilgrim.


The hands of Mocho, a symbol of friendship on the Camino

José Sanchís, 'Mocho', is the maker of small plastic hands that have been given since 1999 as a sign of fraternity. Today, we tell you his story.


Experiencing the Camino with three bloggers from Castille and Leon

We shared with three bloggers their first experience on the Camino de Santiago through two stages of the Camino Francés.


“The Camino has not lost its essence: that of the inner journey and finding oneself.”

The number of pilgrims that arrive each year to Santiago is increasing. Faced with these figures, we talked to the Dean of the Cathedral, Don Segundo Perez, about the essence of the Camino, reception and newcomer services.


We have the winners of the Values of the Camino contest!

We have the winners of the photographic contest "Los Valores del Camino", promoted by Correos and iPeregrinos. We talked with them about their images, their experiences and their memories of the Camino.


The Camino de Hospidepor: “It is not necessary to move your legs to experience difficulties.”

Members of Asepeyo de Sant Cugat Hospital: Josep Barrachina, doctor, and Richard Hernández, patient, tell us about a route of rehabilitation, normalisation and integration.


Camí de Sant Jaume: Catalonian routes and their integration on the Camino

There are as many Caminos as there are pilgrims. Today we talk about the routes of the Camí de Sant Jaume and the work of Catalonian associations to integrate these pilgrimage routes, making them successful in the coming years.


The Camino of integration

Integration is one of the 12 values ​​highlighted by our community of pilgrims as representatives of the Camino de Santiago. Today we want to show you examples of integration, which we can find ourselves going through.


¡Buen Camino! This is our wish at Correos! – that pilgrims can fully enjoy their Camino and discover new places, histories, people and experiences through our postcards.

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