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Blisters on the Camino are the worst!!

Here’s my top 10 tips on how to avoid blisters: 1. Socks Invest in a couple of good pairs of socks, they are worth their weight in gold for long walks like the Camino! Opt for socks which have a high percentage of wool, around 70-79% max. Wool is a great natural fibre for socks, newer…

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Japanese Onsens

Onsens. Oh, the wonderful onsens…

What do you wear in a Japanese onsen? The idea of sharing a bath with strangers wearing nothing but my birthday suit never really terrified me. Having grown up in Finland, where stripping off and heading into a public sauna with tens of other nude women is the most natural thing that can be, I…

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