Category: Start Here – The Beginning

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desire - whats stopping you

Whats stopping you? – Guest blog post

How to overcome barriers to travel – by Melisa Marzette It is with great pleasure I am able to introduce you to Melisa Marzette who is going to tackle the question “whats stopping you?”. Melisa got in touch and asked if she could write for www.experiencebackpacking.com and how could we resist! We thought it may …

Prepare -packing & Security

Prepare – Packing & security

Should I prepare what to take? Preparing for your trip is a very important part of the planning process so the short answer is yes. When you actually think about it though I guess you don’t need to prepare too much until you know some key facts about your trip so it always helps if …

Making Decisions

Making Decisions

How do I Make decisions? We are all making decisions every day of our lives. It may surprise you to hear that despite what you boss, friends or family might say you are already really good at making decisions (although they may just be basic ones) As we go through our lives we will find …

Who should i go with

Travelling – Who should I go with?

Who should I go travelling with? Each different option gives you a unique opportunity for a variety of reasons, you aren’t sure or need to feel you have made the right decision…The travelling community are certainly an interesting bunch of people but really it is down to you to decide. Consider these options and decide …

Planning where to go backpacking

Planning – Where to go Backpacking?

Planning where to go Backpacking? It really is vital that you get a feel for the sort of places you may or more importantly may not wish to visit the best way to do this is planning where to go backpacking. If you plan well you will be able to answer the following questions: Need …

Plan & Organise my backpacking trip

Plan & organise my Backpacking trip

How do I plan and organise my trip? It is all about asking yourself the right questions, coming up with the answers, making the decisions and not being afraid to change your mind along the way. There are all sorts of things you will consider when you are planning your trip but the things that …

Plan your Backpacking budget, experience

Budget for your Backpacking trip

A budget is basically a way to plan what you want to do and how you want to do it based on the money and other options you have at your disposal. How do I Budget for Backpacking? Budgeting is very important to any Backpacker as with out a guideline there are a number of …