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Why You Should Travel Slowly.

There is always the temptation on any gap year or backpacking trip to ty and fit as much in as humanely possible, but that isn’t always the best thing to do. Here’s why you should slow down, take your time and really soak in the culture, the atmosphere and the experience of the places you are visiting.

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Posted in Travel Video

Forget The Gap Year Itinerary, Go With The Flow.

Sometimes the best gap year experiences are not pre planned, but are discovered completely by accident.

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Posted in Travel Talk

The Great Bemused Backpacker eBook Sale!

THIS SALE IS NOW OVER. THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO BOUGHT ANY OF MY BOOKS! It’s January again, the start of a whole new year! Traditionally that means New Year sales, and not wanting to be left out of the rush

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What I Wish People Had Told Me Before I Planned My First Backpacking Trip.

Personal tips and advice for all first time backpackers, after 15 years of travelling the world.

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The Art Of Backpacking, Travel Slowly.

A gap year shouldn’t be rushed. Slow travel is more than just a buzzword, it is a way of travel, a way of life. It is a way of slowing down on your gap year and enjoying the journey as much as the destination.

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Posted in Travel Talk

Turn Your Gap Year Dreams Into Reality.

Stop dreaming of taking a gap year and take these practical steps to turn those dreams into a reality!

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Posted in Travel Advice

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