Loneliness is one of those inevitable feeling any independent traveler will feel while on the road, but there are ways to deal with it and to make the most out of it.
When planning to hike for an extended period of time you should know of the value of lightening the weight you will be carrying. Lightening up your backpack load can be quite a daunting task, especially when you want to carry everything you need for that long hike. A lighter backpack can help you hike […]
Packing for the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is a challenge on itself. We want to take all we can while still keeping it light. See what to take for this hike.
Traveling is a learning experience, and so is packing for it. We always want to be covered with all the items we think we need, but as we get more experienced with travel and packing, we start noticing we are actually hauling more than what we really need. Here is a list of thing you […]
There are so many options when it comes to travel, that basically you can assign several niches to it. Backpacking is a well-known travel niche that is clearly distinguished from the regular family, tourist, and business traveling. But even backpackers have their own sub-niches that differentiate them even further. So, in which niche do you […]
As a backpacker, the norm of packing is to go light. But still, many backpackers overpack like if they were rewarded by the pound. In addition, even when you pack light, as your trip progresses, it is sometimes difficult to manage to keep that load as light as possible. So, if you’re one of those […]