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    Hiking Shoe - dilemma

    I start my 1st Camino (CF) in just over 4 weeks time. Preparation is well underway - all equipment and walking gear has been purchased, training walks of 15 - 20 miles length with full pack have been and continue to be undertaken, Brierley's guide is being read extensively when I'm not out...
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    Clothes washing - what to use?

    I've looked around the search options on this excellent forum and have seen some mention of Lux soap bars and Dr Bronner's soap being used for washing clothes. There's an obvious benefit in being able to use the same soap that we use to wash/shampoo ourselves, for washing the clothes as well. I...
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    Caminotec Outdoor Gear shop - Pamplona

    I notice that the website for the Caminotec shop in Pamplona has been down for quite some time. Does anyone know whether the shop is still alive and well and open for business in Pamplona?
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    Pilgrim Credencial

    I commence my 1st Camino from SJPdP in September. I already possess a Credencial, courtesy of Ivar when I bought a guide book from the bookstore. So that I don't make too many mistakes on Day 1 I ask the following questions:- (a) Is there any need to visit the Pilgrim's Office with it on the day...
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    SJPDP via Santander/Bilbao

    Hi I'm planning to start my first Camino from SJPDP sometime in mid September. As yet I have made no firm travel plan. I had considered (1) budget airlines to Biarritz then SJPDP via Bayonne but I'm put off by the barrage of restrictions that are involved in getting the backpack on board. My...