Monthly Archives: June 2011

Trippers of the Week: Christy and Kali

Trippers Christy and Kali spent a year traveling around the U.S. and are about to embark on a new trip to the UK and EU.  They are this week’s fascinating Trippers…   Tell us a little bit about your background. … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Ultralight Backpacking

This is a guest post by Aaron’s Worldwide Adventures. Packing light.  Sounds so cliche, doesn’t it? It may well be, but it’s a subject many backpackers don’t seem to fully grasp. I would know…I was one! I traveled across Asia … Continue reading

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Day 26: San Francisco (3 Austrian Friends Go Tripping)

3 Austrians, 5 far-flung countries, one epic journey.   Tripping member, Herbert Schoosleitner recounts Day 26 of his ’round the world journey with his travel mates Berni and David. Day 26:  San Francisco After the best breakfast on our trip so … Continue reading

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Tripper of the Week: Jessica Buchleitner

Jessica Buchleitner, our Tripper of the Week shares her life-changing experiences living in France, her memorable encounter with a kind stranger in Germany and her passion for the internationally-focused humanitarian project she founded. You currently live in San Francisco.  What … Continue reading

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Top Five Ways to Beat Traveler’s Fatigue

This is a guest post from Kristine Lauria, the fairer half of the “Decidedly urban couple [that] attempts to backpack their way through Asia” and chronicles their entertaining adventures through their blog Urban Hikers. Backpacking for several months is totally … Continue reading

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