Category: In the Backpack

Jacket and Poncho or just Poncho? 4

Jacket and Poncho or just Poncho?

The question was: I’ve got a long ‘altus type’ poncho (a thinner one), and was thinking of taking a cheap rain jacket as well to wear to keep the wind off and if it’s...

Do I need a headlight? 2

Do I need a headlight?

The question was: Hi – just a quick question – do I REALLY need a headlight? [Starting SJDP mid September] I do have a small hand torch Read all the good advice on head...

An example packing list for the Camino de Santiago 2

An example packing list for the Camino de Santiago

One of our members in our forum has posted his entire packing list for his upcoming Camino de Santiago. Although each pilgrim is different, it might give you an idea of what you should bring with...

Should I bring a Bathing suit with me on the Camino de Santiago? 1

Should I bring a Bathing suit with me on the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: Should I bring one? Starting April 28 from SJPdP…taking 60 days… Read the good advice regarding bringing a bathing suit on the Camino de Santiago.