The Joy Of Solo Backpacking

Have you ever gone solo backpacking? If you have, you’ll probably agree that it isn’t a matter of it being better or worse than backpacking with friends. It’s just a different activity altogether. When you go backpacking with others, it’s a social event. You enjoy the scenery, feel good hiking the trails, and you get to know people in a different setting than usual. There’s usually a lot of talking, and you feel relatively safe as part of a group. It’s a good experience. Solo Backpacking Trips When you are alone in the wilderness, it’s different. There is a peacefulness that can never be there when you’re with others. With nobody to talk to, you stop defining everything and start …

Solo Backpacking Safety Tips

Solo backpacking means peace and quiet. No one to talk to means no words are put between you and the beauty around you. The miles just flow. It’s entirely up to you to say when you eat or take a break. Want to jump in that alpine lake? It’s your decision alone. It’s a unique experience. A solo backpacker also is vulnerable. Twist your ankle, and there’s nobody there to help you. Have you ever been stuck alone without food for days? How can you make your solo backpacking trip safe? You can’t. It’s inherently more dangerous to go alone into the wilderness. What you can do though, is make it safer. Some Solo Backpacking Tips 1. Tell someone where …

Advantages of Travelling Solo

No matter what our choices are and what we crave for, traveling solo is one thing associated with our deepest emotions. We all imagine it, but rarely we take a step out of our mundane lives to identify, Who we are? Solo traveling betters us in every possible dimension. And, there are more benefits than negatives, then why not just pack our bags and make the most of it. There are innumerous advantages of traveling solo, yet these advantages showcase the most of the solo traveling: Do you smell freedom? Our life is like a soccer ball. You are lobbed, kicked, smashed, spun and what not. Finally, you are stepped on so bad that you are left with a confused …

The Basics of Solo Travelling

There is no experience which equals the thrill of travelling. It means going to a new place, meeting new people and experiencing a whole different world that you were previously not aware off. When you travel you break out of the monotony of everyday and take a jump into the vast abyss of fun and adventure. It is a soul nourishing experience to go far off and lose yourself in deep valleys, majestic mountains and seldom ventured high terrains. Everyone chooses to travel for their own reasons; some want a break from the daily rut, others who wish to tick off a place from their bucket list and some who just wish to experience a different view. Then there are …