5 Tips To Avoid Getting Food Poisoning on Holiday

Getting a bout of food poisoning is a sure way of ruining your holiday – especially when it can be avoided. Most illnesses abroad will be water or food-borne. To reduce the risks, you’ve got to be quite strict with your food hygiene. It’s easy to take the standards we…

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Three Amazing Fishing Vacation Spots in South America

Have you ever had a fishing vacation as a backpacker? Latin America has a lot of amazing bodies of water covering extensive sections of lakes and rivers. While most of the waters of Northern America are in danger of overfishing, South American lakes and rivers remain fairly unharmed. Fly fishing…

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Tips for travel blogging in South America

You may be thinking about starting a travel blog as a means of keeping your friends and family updated on your progress, but as you start writing, you may find your motives changing. Travel blogs have become hugely popular as a great way of reaching new people who have the…

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And the winner is!

Two weeks ago, Backpack South America launched it’s first ever give away competition in conjunction with Travelon Bags. The competition closed on Friday, and over the weekend a winner was randomly selected… Huge congratulations go to Phoebe Chen, @phochen, the blogger behind www.threeteaspoonsaday.com, who will be receiving a fabulous new anti-theft…

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Win a Backpack!

Sorry guys, this competition has now closed! The winner will be announced very shortly.  Yesterday, I published a review of my awesome new Travelon Anti-Theft Classic Backpack on my main travel blog, which you can read here. Today, we’re offering one lucky winner the chance to win their very own Anti-Theft…

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