HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT PACK FOR BACKPACKING EUROPE

You have probably heard the phrase, “Choose the right tool for the job.” A pack is just that,a tool. I’ve gone through several packs over the years,although for hiking,before settling on the one I have now.None the less I have found that what I have works well for both.I hope through my trial and error … More HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT PACK FOR BACKPACKING EUROPE

BACKPACKING EUROPE? THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT

Smart phones,tablets,and the apps for them are indispensable tools for travel. They are compact,increasingly affordable,and put more information in the palm of your hand than has ever been available before. Also cheap or free WiFi is available in just about every cafe or hostel on the continent making little need for cell phone data plans. … More BACKPACKING EUROPE? THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT

PLANNING TIPS FOR BUDGET BACKPACKING EUROPE

Planning an international trip may seem daunting but it isn’t if time is invested before leaving. Every summer backpackers from around the globe descend on the European continent and all of them were once just like you. STOP!Before you do anything;buy a flexible three-ring binder.Put everything in there and in clear plastic page protectors.Bring it with you! … More PLANNING TIPS FOR BUDGET BACKPACKING EUROPE