WALKERS taking on the world-renowned Camino de Santiago, in north-west Spain, are being urged to stop defecating outdoors.Camino pooing

Signs declaring the area as a poop-free zone have emerged in the village of Galicia as its residents have become fed-up with the mess.

Lavatories are available in towns and hostels along the route but it appears walkers cannot resist the urge to be at one with nature.