The Weekend Australian - Travel - - TRAVEL & INDULGENCE -

Spain’s Camino de San­ti­ago pil­grim­age trail is set to be su­per-busy in this Holy Year of Mercy; the sea­son starts on April 1 and UTracks, which has eight-day guided or DIY tours tak­ing in the fi­nal 115km, ad­vises that dur­ing the last Vat­i­can-en­dorsed pil­grim­age year in 2010, foot traf­fic was very high and book­ings are rec­om­mended • Desti­na­tion Flavour Scan­di­navia, a seven-part se­ries, de­buts on SBS on Thurs­day, March 31, with host Adam Liaw ex­plor­ing all things Nordic, from gravlax to proper Dan­ish pas­tries • Circa Home has re­leases a heady Honey Flower & San­dal­wood fra­grance in time for Mother’s Day gift pur­chases; avail­able in can­dles, dif­fusers, soy wax melts and elec­tric wax warm­ers, from $9.95-$42.95 • In­trepid Travel is launch­ing a quar­tet of ac­tive trips to tie in with the cen­te­nary of the US Na­tional Park Ser­vice; the ex­cur­sions range from cy­cling in south­ern Utah and sail­ing off the coast of Florida to hik­ing in Cal­i­for­nia and kayak­ing Snake River in Yel­low­stone Na­tional Park.

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