Backpacking 101


What Is (and Isn’t) In My Travel First Aid Kit

“You need more than that!” My sister looked at me despairingly as I showed her the contents of the small...

Backpacker Bingo

Backpacker Bingo

Grab your pencils folks, it’s time to play Backpacker Bingo!  This fun game can be played alone or with any...

The road to Mount Cook

61 Handy Tips For First-Time Travelers

About to head off and see the world, but feeling a bit daunted by the whole thing? Don’t worry, you’re...


6 Things to Consider When Buying Your First Backpack

What to consider when buying your first travel backpack: size, style, features, testing tips and more.