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What to pack for the Camino de Santiago

Guest writer: Olga Arribas

Dear Future Pilgrims,

Maybe it is a matter of experience in travelling, or that it was a last minute decision, but I would like to share with you what I packed for the Camino de Santiago, because in my (not so) humble opinion, it worked!

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This list may be useful if you are walking from May to September (yes, walking, not riding a bike or a horse…nobody said it was going to be easy). read more

Bike tour packing list

A bike tour is a healthy way to enjoy an outdoor holiday in company. When planning what to wear the first thing to consider is that you will spend many hours exposed to the weather so you should be specially prepared.

Bike tour packing list

Baggage must go in panniers installed on a rear rack on the bike. Carrying a backpack is harmful for your back and affects your balance. Panniers have limited space and you should optimize the weight of your baggage, remember that you are not going to be on flat ground all the time and on the slopes to much weight is troublesome. read more