Shell motif Camino de Santiago

The pilgrimage routes to
Santiago de Compostela
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Packing lists

Wendy Petty's Packing List for Via de la Plata Pilgrimage (August / September 2003)
Sleeping bag (1-season)
Sleeping bag liner (silk)
Thermarest (lightweight, ¾ length)
Bin liner (for use as groundsheet)
Inflatable neck pillow

Shampoo
Deodorant and Moisturiser
Sponge sport towel
Toothpaste brush and floss
Disposable razor
Mirror

Lipsalve
Small comb
Soap
Roll of loo paper

Plasters
Wound dressings
Crepe bandage
Compeed
Strapping tape
Tea tree oil
Bonjela (small amount)
Savlon (small amount)
Antifungal cream (small amount)
Immodium
Neurofen
Factor 45 suncream
Synthetic pumice
Miniature Swiss army knife
Teaspoon
String
6 nappy pins
Needle and thread
Safety pins
Sellotape and a length of string
Labels for parcels

Cable ties (a few)
Biro and pencil
Compass and whistle

2 'technical' T-shirts
Walking shorts (polycotton)
3 pairs of walking socks
3 sets of underwear
Low-cut 'approach' shoes


Single skin waterproof jacket (non-breathable)
Waterproof overtrousers
Bandanna
Fleece hat
Fleece gloves
Sunhat (Tilley brand)
Single skin nylon jacket
Polypropylene thin jumper (Helly Hansen)
Lightweight fleece jumper
Thin sarong
2 other pairs of socks


Long trousers (thin, synthetic)
Sleeveless cotton top
Long-sleeved shirt
Sandals
Guidebook (Alison Raju)
2 Confraternity guides to route ('updates')
Pilgrim passport
Notebook

Small dictionary
Spanish phrasebook


Camera

Films
Photocopies of notes (about 5 pages)

Headtorch
2 1.5 litre water bottles
Watch (with alarm)
Sunglasses
Passport
Insurance details + E111 form and copies
Cash, credit card, bank card, YHA memb card
Ticket for return journey
Supply of plastic bags (wet weather, 'handbag')
JOHN AND MAGGIE GARDNER'S LIST OF EQUIPMENT - ARLES ROUTE MARCH 2004
(ITEMS PER PERSON (and wieght ib grams) INCLUDING RUCKSACK, WATER, BOOTS AND ALL WORN ITEMS)
Rucksack incl luggage label 1,800
Scallop shell 50
Sleeping bag 850
Poncho 600
Scarpa boots 2,000
Merrel sandals 700
Fleece (thick) 600
Fleece (thin) 300
Shirt (long-sleeved) 280
T-shirt 150
Underwear (2 No.) 100
Trousers (waterproof) 700
Trousers (general walking) 500
Socks (3 No. pairs) 400
Washing gear (toothbrush, toothpaste and soap) 100
Antiseptic cream (small) 20
Towel (lightweight) 100
Camera and spare film 250
Ear plugs 10
Wool (in case of blisters) 0
Compass 40
Whistle 10
Fabric washing liquid (in small screw-top bottle) 150
String and safety pins 10
Money-belt to includeEurosBank card Passport Driving Licence (in case needed) Key for flat 150
Support Documents to includeE111 together with copy and FO Health Guidance NotePrescription for glasses 300
Pilgrim Passport
Guide book, maps and itineraries
Notebook for personal journal Biro
List of emergency contact telephone numbers and addresses for postcards
Water (2 litres) 2030
TOTAL 12,200

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