Bemused Backpacker is the ultimate resource for all backpackers and independent world travellers alike, offering travel advice, education, planning and inspiration for anyone dreaming of their first gap year, taking a career break to travel or just planning their next trip around the world.
If you want to go backpacking but are nervous or apprehensive, or maybe you just need a little help and guidance in how to plan your round the world adventure, then this site is for you.
Contrary to popular belief, travelling the world does not have to be expensive, it doesn’t have to be organised and pre booked well in advance by an agent, and it is certainly not the preserve of the lucky few. Travelling the world can be done cheaply, easily and independently by anyone at any time, and that includes you!
Bemused Backpacker is here to encourage potential backpackers of any age or background to travel.
It is here to keep that spirit of independent travel and adventure alive in a new generation of backpackers who are keenly aware of the social and environmental responsibility we all have as travellers, and it is here to show you the awesome tangible and intangible benefits world travel can give you, to show you just how easy it can be with a little bit of knowledge.
So come on in and find out how you can follow your dreams and travel the world!
Get inspired to travel the world and then learn exactly how you can do it with the Bemused Backpacker range of books. Available in paperback and eBook versions across all formats, the Bemused Backpacker guidebook series will give you all the information than you need to travel the world cheaply, easily and independently. Find out more here.