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    Backpack straps - newbie question

    Hi everyone This will undoubtedly have the experienced among you sighing heavily, but my Camino in May 2020 will be my first backpacking venture so please bear with me. I have my pack (followed fitting instructions on the forum), and have just done my first training ‘run’ in it with minimal...
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    Which side of the path

    Hi everyone Coming from Australia where we cycle /walk on the left hand side of paths, trails, footpaths etc, but walk on the right hand side of the road (facing oncoming traffic), my question is: which side of the path, trail etc do you walk on in Spain? I have seen advice re walking on the...
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    Changing shoes as well as socks?

    Hi all I’ve just signed up to the forum but have been reading many threads and learning heaps in preparation for my Camino Francés - not going until May 2020, so this may be overkill, but as a retired academic research is everything😀. I am wearing in 2 pairs of hiking shoes. I bought the first...