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    Questions about summer gear

    Thank you all for your advice! I ended up bringing a sleeping bag and a light rain jacket. Incredibly grateful! I've had a few cold nights on the Camino despite it being July. Not to mention O Cebreiro had a bad week of rain when I walked down that mountain.
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    Hi Thornley! Unfortunately we arrived a little after 9am and the people at the pilgrim office...

    Hi Thornley! Unfortunately we arrived a little after 9am and the people at the pilgrim office strongly advised against me going up the mountain, so I took the bus to Roncesvalles. I was a bit disappointed but it gives me a reason to come back and do the mountain on another Camino :) thank you...
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    Getting to LCG Airport?

    Hello everyone! Currently on the last leg of my Camino! I'm set to get to Santiago on Sunday and have an 11:00 am flight out of A Coruña Airport the following day on Monday. My first choice was to take the bus to the airport but I'm nervous about the strike. Can I count on the buses? Is the...
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    St Jean to Roncesvalles

    Hello everyone! I'm a 21-year-old, reasonably fit, who will begin walking the camino on July 5th starting in St. Jean. I've read a lot about breaking up the first day into two stages but I don't have the extra time to stay in Orisson. I'll be arriving in St Jean at 08:38 in the morning and...
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    Questions about summer gear

    Thank you! As for my pack, it has a rain cover already-- should I still try for a poncho?
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    Questions about summer gear

    Hello! I will be walking the Camino Frances in July and I had a few questions about gear. Should I bring a sleeping bag or a sleep sack? If so, does anyone have any suggestions? For rain gear, would I be okay bringing my anorak or should I get a more formal rain jacket? Thanks in advance to...