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6 (Short and Easy) Europe Backpacking Routes

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Updated: 15 January 2023 As a solo traveler, I love, love, love exploring Europe so much in my spare time. I mean, why on earth else would I be crazy enough to constantly fly over the Atlantic Ocean when I actually hate flying with a burning passion? Because I LOVE Europe. In my biased opinion, […]

Your Ultimate Guide to Backpacking Eastern Europe

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Updated: 4 December 2022 I often hear from travelers who want to backpack all over Europe, which is awesome. However, I am also a “slow” traveler in my heart and soul. While Europe is home to excellent train connections and affordable flights, I don’t like the idea of spending a huge deal of time on […]

Travel the Baltics: Guide to Lithuania, Latvia, & Estonia

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Sooo you have plans to travel the Baltics soon? You’re making some very awesome choices for your upcoming backpacking trip! These three countries, Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia, are very unique compared to other parts of Europe. Your backpacking experience will be filled with fascinating (albeit dark) history, gorgeous architecture, delicious and cheap food, and new friendships […]

ANNOUNCEMENT: Summer in Scandinavia and Baltic States

I’m spending my summer in Scandinavia and the Baltic States!! Well. Not my entire summer vacation. More like the month of July. So, while I’m not exploring as much as last summer, I still have an amazing itinerary planned for a corner of Europe I haven’t yet experienced. Let’s hope no random heat waves hit […]