Everything important about the Camino de Santiago

Learn the Essentials in a short period of time
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  • Lectures 25
  • Length 1 hour
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  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

If you ever considered walking the Camino de Santiago, this 1-hour video course may be for you. 

Because in this course I am gonna give you the basic and essential information you need to: decide if this is for your & get startet with preparing for your journey.

We are going to tackle all the big questions that you have before doing such a journey of many weeks through a foreign country until you reach the famous cathedral of santiago de compostela. 

Come with me on this journey and enjoy - & maybe soon enough you'll find yourself on the road walking your own camino de santiago! 

Cheers, Christoph

What are the requirements?

  • We start at the very beginnng, no knowledge required
  • You just need a computer and internet

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Be informed about the most important topics concerning preparation, the journey itself and coming back home
  • Be able to decide whether you want to walk the Camino de Santiago

What is the target audience?

  • People who consider walking the Camino de Santiago and have never done it before
  • People who want to learn the real essentials and basics of this topic in a small amount of time

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Before the Camino (Information)
Introduction
Preview
01:27
The 4 obstacles that keep people from getting started (& how to overcome them)
Preview
05:42
Choose a Camino
03:21
Choose a time of the year & avoid crowds of people
02:07
Choose your budget
03:11
Choose your walking partner (or not)
02:57
Make a commitment & jump (on the plane)
03:06
Section 2: Before the Camino (Preparation)
Get your pilgrims passport
01:38
Websites to request your pilgrims passport
Article
Rules for packing your bag
05:01
Gear list
Article
Focus on rain clothes & sleeping bag
01:54
Are hiking poles necessary?
00:50
How to get to the starting point (& helpful websites)
03:26
How to get home from Santiago?
00:50
Do I need to speak Spanish?
02:25
Can I walk on my own as a woman?
00:57
Technology on the Camino (Cam, Mobile phone, Internet)
02:06
Section 3: On the Camino
A day in the life of a pilgrim
Preview
03:11
Daily distances (& how to calculate)
03:01
Blisters (& prevention)
02:30
Arriving in Santiago de Compostela
02:30
Section 4: After the Camino
Coming home from the Camino
01:51
The Camino goes on
02:00
Thank you. More questions? Please review if you liked it.
00:44

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Instructor Biography

Christoph Erkens, Teacher at Udemy & sharing the experiences from his travels

Traveller, Writer, Blogger, Teacher. Thankful for his lifechanging Caminos to Santiago since 2014 (in Spain and Portugal). Living in Cologne, Germany, but loves to be outside in nature. Giving his experience from his travellings to other people now. Mostly in German, but launched one online course in English on Udemy.  

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