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Stories from the road care of travel lovers across the globe

Backpacker College Staff’s Canadian Picks Part 4

Hi Backpacker College Fam! Continuing on from last staff picks, we asked the big boss man Rob about what places in Canada he’d like to go and here’s what he said! I’ve driven from Vancouver to Newfoundland and never seen any landscape more beautiful. But [...] Read More >


What Travelling Solo Means to Me

Travelling is one of the most life-changing experience a person can do! It will not only help you grow as a person but also allow you to learn about yourself, your limits and your tenacity as a human being. Getting out of our home and exploring other cultures will [...] Read More >


#FeatureFriday with Norman!

Happy #FeatureFriday Everyone! This Friday’s feature is with Norman! A fellow Canadian living in the United States, Norman and his wife Erin enjoy travelling the world together and we’re pleased to share some of their stories! Where was your first trip? [...] Read More >


#TravelTuesday with Kirsten and Andrew

Happy #TravelTuesday Everyone 🌎! This week we’ve got a 2 for 1 deal as we spoke with the amazing travelling couple Andrew and Kristen (@nomadlife.io). Check out all they have to say about their adventures as a couple and where they’re off to next! Where [...] Read More >


For the Love of Travel & Tech

A blog care of Backpacker College Founder, Rob Evans

A Great Start to Summer 2018 for Backpacker College!

It’s Monday night. I’ve got no plan as I head Downtown Toronto to the bed I booked through Backpacker College.  It’s a private room, professionally managed, and only $57 (taxes included).  The room was clean and brightly coloured, had electronic locks, [...] Read More >


The Road Trip – Two Tales

Canadian Cottage Country Keep your eyes on the road your hand upon the wheel. Speeding down a winding road, music blaring, surrounded by trees and darkness, not knowing where we were, there was a sign that showed us a good time. My friend Randy turned to me and [...] Read More >


Music makes the world go round

Travel and Music. Good vibes bring us together. Dancing, singing, listening or playing. Stephen Tyler would say “life’s the journey not a destination”. Backpacking is a journey to compliment anyone’s life. Life is a series of ups and downs, ending with [...] Read More >


Who is a backpacker?

A backpacker is any budget-minded traveller.  Independent or in groups, a common constraint binds all backpackers together.  Freedom, independence, and a limited budget. Today, more specifically backpackers are young travellers, students on gap years, working [...] Read More >