Hi folks, I've slightly updated my packing list for my meseta Camino in just over 20 days. The main additions are new trail shoes and a change in rain gear. I've changed my blister kit too. Check it out in the "Packing List" tab above.
Camino a Finisterre – A definitive packing list
If you're a regular reader of this blog, you will already know that I am returning to Spain on September 1st to walk the Camino a Finisterre. This route takes me from Santiago de Compostela, where I will see plenty of pilgrims finish their own caminos, to Finisterre and then further north to Muxia. I... Continue Reading →
My Packing List
Just a quick post. I want to post my packing list so you get an indication what I carry on my Caminos. This has been updated to include the items bought this weekend. I have made notes and included links to where I have purchased the items. Also, reviews from Youtube have been included which... Continue Reading →
Not long now (& recent purchases!)
I'm smiling as I write this. I hope (and want) to be back in Spain in September but I have nothing planned...no leave booked, no flights tickets bought, nothing. In previous years, I would have everything arranged and would only be counting down the days on my Camino-themed laptop desktop! (Yes, I'm obsessed!) It's actually... Continue Reading →
Out with the Old – In with the New..
Shoes...they always need to be changed and I found that today was the best time to do it. My trusted pair of Jack Wolfskins that I bought in June last have served me well over two Caminos in September and May and the sole is well worn. Secondly, I have a voucher that is due to go... Continue Reading →
Preparation..a slight change..and the Camino Portuguese
So one of the downsides of postponing any trip is it gives you leeway to change or rejig what you are packing. Well, I've just gone and bought a rain jacket to add to my pack. So, out with the poncho and in with the rain jacket. The debate over rain gear on the camino... Continue Reading →