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Thumbs Up for Hitchhiking…

Jonas thumbed his way from Germany to Morocco and back again, two weeks it took him. “Here’s some cardboard, take this map and you’ll do good. Stay optimistic and oh, don’t forget to smile” he told me reassuringly through his … Continue reading

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Double check you double checked. Lessons from the Paris Metro

Check, then double check. That is a lesson that I’ve learned the hard way after a backpacker’s scramble through Paris’ metro maze, racing the sunrise at the mercy of times hands, figuratively and literally. Pun Intended. 06:00 My cheesy preprogrammed … Continue reading

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Because Packing Feels Like the Hardest Part. This is for You

http://thesavvybackpacker.com/backpacking-europe-packing-list/ 18 days and counting until I leave for Europe on a one-way ticket. With that, oh-so familiar, pressure of packing weighing down on my shoulders, I’ve been searching for tips and tricks. Multi-month backpacking trips are still new territory … Continue reading

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