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Typical backpacker stuff. From party hostels to backpacker bingo.

Bunch of Backpackers Glossary, your guide to backpacker jargon!

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Hi there! This is the Bunch of Backpackers Glossary. Your guide to backpacker jargon, slang and all that sort of stuff. Enjoy reading! WARNING: This...

The best party hostels in Asia

I've done two 'big backpacking trips': the first from Tokyo to Kuala Lumpur and the second from Moscow to Bangkok. In both trips there was...

Backpacker Bingo

Funny Backpacker Bingo
You may have come across it in hostels during your travels or on the web: Backpacker Bingo. Well, Bunch of Backpackers presents a fun...

Best Places to Travel When Solo and On a Budget! Updated...

Let's talk about the best places to travel when solo and on a budget! Two of the most common travel myths include: You need lots of...

Six promises to the long-term traveler

Long-term travel
You said goodbye to family and friends, passed customs and are now all alone: ready for your Big Adventure. After carefully putting down your...

9 reasons why scuba diving is fun and how it enriched...

Why scuba diving is fun Bunch of Backpackers2
You should never have too many regrets in life, but I truly wish I had discovered scuba diving sooner. I traveled past so many dive...

It’s all about the journeys

On a Thursday in the spring of 1986, I took an 8560-kilometer journey that would change my life forever. It was a confusion of sights,...

On new travel plans and more…

My last 'personal' blog titled 'On work and wanderlust has a publishing date of almost two years ago. Therefore, time for a small update on...

The Ultimate Guide to Hostels in Rotterdam – 5 hostels tried...

Best hostels in Rotterdam - Guide by Bunch of Backpackers 6
The lack of a subjective overview of hostels in Rotterdam, prompted to me to go on a few 'microadventures' in my own city. For...