Backpacking Europe

Backpacking in Barcelona Spain

Western Europe Backpacking Europe Many backpackers start their life of backpacking in the navigable continent of Europe. It’s relatively easy to get around, the food won’t make you run to the bathroom and you are bound to find another tourist just as lost as you are. For those testing their propensity for backpacking Europe is
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Ica and Huaccachina (Day 4-6)

Huacachina is quite literally an oasis in the middle of the desert. You can spend your day sand-boarding, climbing up sand dunes or relaxing by the water. Getting to Huacachina: Huacachina is 4.5 hours from Lima Sleeping in Huacachina The accommodation in Huacachina is not fantastic and the pickings are slim. Hotel Salvatierra ( singles from $3 and doubles from
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Working your way around the world

If you have the travel itch but don’t have the bank account to match- working while you travel is a great way to earn and even save money while seeing the world. There are essentially 5 groups of jobs open to travellers: tourism; agriculture, childcare, teaching English and volunteer work.

Pisco/Isla Ballestas (Day 3)

Known as the poor man’s Galapagos, a trip out to Pisco or Isla Ballestas will give you a chance to view sea lion colonies, penguins and abundant bird life. Getting to Pisco: Pisco is 4 hours from Lima. 1.5- 2 hours from ICA Activities in Pisco: Trip to Isla Ballesta costs around $10 and leaves at
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Backpacking Must-Haves

What to Pack

While every traveler can figure out the traveling basics such as t-shirts and underwear, whether or not they need a fleece and what constitutes appropriate footwear etc. these packing tricks may not seem obvious at first glance but they are the little things that make traveling that much simpler and safeguard you against…