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    Crossing from France (SJPP) into Spain?

    Are there any issues with crossing from SJPP into Spain? Is there a border crossing where you have to show passports, have luggage checked, etc? Tim
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    Jeans or Sweatpants?

    I have read often that people take two pair of jeans. So far, all of my training walks have been in sweatpants (or jogging pants). I find they are more comfortable and stay up better :D What have your worn? What do you suggest? Tim
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    Tiping at the Hostels and Resturants

    In North American, it is custom to tip at resturants between 10 and 20% of the cost of the meal. Often you leave a tip in the room if you stay in a hotel. What is the custom on the Camino? Tim
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    Hiking Shoes, or Hiking Boots?

    I have read a lot of conflicting information - some say a good pair of hiking boots is required, especially if you are going in the Winter or Spring. Other sites say that hiking boots are overkill and that hiking shoes, or even a good pair of running shoes are sufficient. What do you think :?: