Tag: solo travel

In this backpacking mishaps post, I'm gonna dive head first into some of the fuck ups and backpacking problems that have happened to me and occured over the years. Feel free to laugh, call me an idiot, possibly be shocked but these backpacking mishaps have actually added to my adventure and journey over the years.

Backpacking mishaps: 14 times things have gone wrong!

Backpacking mishaps are part of my backpacking life! Anybody that knows me, knows my backpacking life has not been smooth by a longshot. Since I first picked up my backpack in 2010, I’ve left a breadcrumb trail of backpacking mishaps and things not going to plan all over the world. Shit has hit the fan…
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random budget backpacking fyi's is a post from forever roaming the world

Random budget backpacking FYI’s: Just some fun!

Random budget backpacking FYI’s for you There is so much you learn when you start backpacking, especially long term budget backpacking. This backpacking FYI’s post is just a little bit of fun, full of random statements, things I’ve heard, learnt and experienced since I started budget backpacking in 2010. These are random backpacking FYI’s. Some…
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Longterm backpacking: Losing sight with…

But what happens is, the longer we are away, that old ‘normal’ reality becomes a blur. We know it still exists, and to begin with we’re still in touch with the old one but a new one starts to form. And, before we know it, it feels like we’re living in an alternate reality. We did it, broke free of those shackles of normality that we thought held us down and boxed us in…

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Disguised as a bubble, providing you with a comfort zone, but secretly stripping away your motivation the backpacker hostel bubble turns into a trap. This post shows how It’s not always a bad thing but it can be dangerous.

The sneaky backpacker hostel bubble can be a trap!

Backpacker hostel environments can get quite intense, for a lot of backpackers hostels can become an integral part of journeys and experiences. They can turn from just being a place to sleep and dump bags to being an anchor…but be wary because they can turn into a trap…

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Backpacker Hostel Etiquette: Don’t be the Douchebag

so many first-time backpackers have no idea of those unwritten hostel rules and definitely don’t have a clue about backpacker hostel etiquette. So, Forever Roaming the World will give you an idea of what to expect.

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solo backpacker goodbyes is a post by Forever Roaming the World on how backpackers get used to saying goodbye all the time

Backpacker goodbyes can be hard but we get used to them!

It starts with a goodbye It’s something you don’t think about until you’re standing there saying it for the first time! Your brimming with excitement, bursting with expectation, with a lining of anxiety and nervousness as you’re about to embark on a journey into the unknown. But, for a moment as your about to close…
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