Evan, from his blog has an interesting article about what technology he has used on the Camino de Santiago, and what he intends to use his next time out. In answering a question from a commenter, Evan discusses the benefits of some modern smart phones to multitask as camera, book, gps and as a tool for uploading photos and blogging.
While his questioner mentions his fear of being flamed on the Camino de Santiago forum for embracing technology, he asks Evan who he knows has “done it all” for his advise. In his response Evan explains the variety of options and functionality of the new smart phones with data. Here’s Evan’s response. Whether you walk the Camino Frances, Camino del Norte, Via de Plata or Camino Portugues the decision to carry technology should be considered.