Introduction to Backpacking

Backpacking is far more than a way of traveling. It’s a way of looking at and discovering the world. It is, to all intents and purposes, a way of life. You can’t truly claim to be ‘a backpacker’, or to go ‘backpacking’,...

50 Scariest Backpacker Experiences

Enough of the bungee jumping, white water rafting and skydiving in secure conditions. I want some real adventure I can really show off to my friends sat at home about. Here are the scariest backpacker experiences in the world – don’t just...

20 Warning Signs You’re a Backpacker Douchebag

By Manita Dosanjh Backpacking can be a great way to discover new things, self-reflect, and make new friends. That is, if you don’t suffer from chronic douchebag syndrome… I know that we’ve all been guilty of a little

Santa vs Backpacker

Travelling around the world, hitching a ride, grabbing a late night drink before moving on to the next place… hold on, who are we talking about here? Santa and Backpackers aren’t just jolly jetsetters… they have more in common than...