Backpack TravellerBackpack Traveller is aimed at the independent traveller, but every traveller will find it full of useful information. What it lacks in flashy graphics it makes up for in content that's why its recommended by 'Lonely Planet' guide books web site. There are sections covering hints and tips, transport, medical, climate, world data base, equipment and much more.
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As well as the information on this site, you can have all the information at your finger tips on the road by down loading the Backpack traveller data base for your Psion Organiser.
Hints & TipsTravel is a learning experience and no book or web page can prepare you for every eventuality. However here are a few tips to help you on your way.
Crime & Hassle
Expedition Packing List
Internet & Travel
Time Zone Converter
TransportAny trip will involve transport but which option is best and what preparations do you need.
EquipmentSo you know where and when you want to go but what do you need to take?
MedicalTravelling in new lands means you may come into contact with deseases not present at home. You also need to be prepared to deal with first aid emergencies.
Bugs & Lice
ClimatesChoosing the right time of year to visit a country can have a huge impact on your trip.
Misc.Here are the pages which don't fit into a catergory. The main one is the world data base information on every country in the world.
Further Web Site Links
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