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  1. pdxjxm

    Pensión Corazón Puro question please

    I just stayed there Tuesday night. Very nice and gracious hosts! Biennial Camino!
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    :):):):):):):) :):):):):):) :):):):):)

    I I'm leaving in 2 days! I hope by the time I get to the last 200 km (in September) that the bed crisis will have eased up as I am not taking my sleeping bag!
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    Guidance on back pack weight

    Probably depends somewhat on the time of year that you go too.
  4. pdxjxm

    FastBarra: Since you are hiking the Camino at the same time as I am, I would like to know if you...

    FastBarra: Since you are hiking the Camino at the same time as I am, I would like to know if you are packing a sleeping bag or just a liner; a rain poncho or jacket; rain pants; using a water hydration system or bottles. My pack weighs 15.8 lbs (6.9 kg) without water or food, or my sleeping bag...
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    Concerned about weather/heat

    I was wondering the same thing! I start my Camino walk on August 13th at SJPP. Are you walking the Camino Frances?
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    10 days away with two concerns, trip planning and health condition

    I have reservations there too for next month! Buen Camino!
  7. pdxjxm

    New Gear List Builder : lighterpack.com

    What month are you going?
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    Reasons why we take the Way of Saint James

    I have less than 2 months (Aug. 10th) before I leave my home to walk the camino (first one). I so agree with the above reasons! I am already tearing up when I watch videos posted here! I think I have already begun my camino!
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    Is it necessary to make a reservation in St Jean?

    How far or short in advance can one make a reservation? Not knowing how far I can walk in a day it seems like it would be hard to know where to book a room unless you can do it in the morning of the same day.
  10. pdxjxm

    Another newbie packing list… Comments please.

    I bought A Village to Village Guide to Hiking the Camino de Santiago by Anna Dintaman and David Landis. It was recommended to me by a fellow pilgrim.
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    Lost Baggage

    I wonder how many pilgrims have had problems with lost baggage. I too am debating whether to check my backpack with my treking poles or to carry it on and buy poles when I get there. Flip a coin?