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10 Best Backpacking Trips in U.S. National Parks

The best way to truly immerse yourself in national parks is to get away from the gawking roadside crowds and spend days exploring their deep, primal secrets by foot. Here we offer up these best ten backpacking trips in the parks.

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from Matador Network

9 Montana backpacking trips that will blow your mind

There's nothing like hiking in the great outdoors and going on your own adventure. Check out these 9 Montana backpacking trips that will blow your mind. Enjoy the great outdoors and these wonderful things to do in Montana.

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from The Blonde Abroad

The Beginner's Guide to Backpacking South America

South America is a huge continent, but because of the diversity of the regions, exploring the Caribbean coast will be a very different experience than hiking in the Andes. Before setting out on a backpacking trip of the continent you’ll want to do your research, and to find the destinations that you really want to experience #SouthAmerica #Travel

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from The Brave Little Cheesehead

How to Pick the Best Hostel

When we first started staying in hostels, we weren't quite sure what to look for, so we conducted a lot of research. For our backpacking trip throughout Europe, we were faced with having to select 10 different hostels in 10 unfamiliar cities. After a while, we started to form a basic list of amenities that narrowed our selection. And if you make it to the bottom of this post, you'll find some of our favorite hosteling resources!

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from Local Adventurer >> Currently Atlanta

25 Best Hikes in the World to Put on Your Bucket List

1. Inca Trail Location: Peru Distance: 26 miles Time: 4 days Best Time to Go: May to September One of the most popular hikes in the world, the Inca Trail takes you through 26 miles of grueling inclines and declines. You get a chance to explore ruins, jungle, and beautiful mountain scenery, and of course, end the hike at Machu Picchu.

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from Food Fun Travel

Ultimate Packing list for long term travel (Backpacking)

The complete packing list guide to what to take, how to pack it efficiently, and how to survive with less for a long term backpacking trip.

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We arrived back to the states with a strong idea of what worked, and what we would needed to change for the second leg of our journey. And don’t forget to check Angel’s list too. So without further ado, here is everything I packed for Southeast Asia.

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from BuzzFeed

27 Epic Adventures Worth Taking In Your Twenties

27 Life-Changing Trips You Need To Take In Your Twenties

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