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Planning an adventure can be a nerve-wracking, stress-inducing ordeal. So many things to do and so many decisions to make. From figuring out where you actually want to go to where you want to stay to what you want to explore and of course, to what adventures you want to have, travel requires a lot of mental energy.

This is where Backroad Packers can help. Below you will find a mix of in-depth adventure travel guides, insightful & helpful sustainable travel tips, inspiring off the beaten path travel destinations, and of course, a few funny personal stories from our own (mis)adventures. All of these travel guides are geared towards helping you have a grand, sustainable and off the beaten pah adventure travel experience. Let's start exploring!

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