iPad for the Camino de Santiago?

Should I bring my ipad on my Camino de Santiago?
iPad for the Camino de Santiago?

The question was:

I am considering whether to bring my ipad this year, to be able to communicate with home more easily and hopefully keep a blog.

But I have a couple of questions for those of you with some experience and knowledge.

I remember reading somewhere that it’s hard to make blog posts on an ipad and that a special “ap” is recommended. Can someone please explain this to me? I don’t ever use aps, I just use the internet, is there a difference? And what about this special ap idea?

Will I be able to upload pictures from my camera to my blog on the ipad? Is this complicated?

Read the conversation on bringing your iPad on the Camino de Santiago here in our Camino forum.

An example packing list for the Camino de Santiago

An example packing list for the Camino de Santiago

One of our members in our forum has posted his entire packing list for his upcoming Camino de Santiago. Although each pilgrim is different, it might give you an idea of what you should bring with you.

Have a look at this Camino de Santiago packing list and suggestions and advice from other pilgrims.

What NOT to bring with you on the Camino de Santiago

The question was:

It seems we all speak about how great MY backpack / MY shoes / MY sleeping bag etc was….
Very seldom do we admit to bad equipment or making bad equipment choices. So heres your chance……

Read a list of all the things NOT to bring with you on the Camino de Santiago.