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How To Backpack - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Backpacking

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2011

    A Must-have Guide Book!

    How to backpack This is an essential how-to guide for backpackers. But more than that, the book gives detailed tips and lessons for every backpack traveler. The tips and techniques are simple and can easily be followed easily. This is a must-have guide for backpacking trips.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 4, 2011

    Good information

    This how-to guide was full of information. Very in-depth on the subject. After reading this guide I feel like I am ready to get my backpack and travel! The author includes everything from planning your trip to useful tips on everything from what to pack, what paperwork you need and how to manage your money.
    There are subjects covered here that I wouldn't have thought about , I especially learned a lot about how to safeguard my papers and belongings and what kind of a to- do list I would need to make . I took a lot of information away after reading this. A very helpful book!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 8, 2011

    Great book.

    I've always wanted to try backpacking, but whenever I've thought about it, I've always chickened out because I didn't know how to keep myself safe. This book showed me that it isn't hard to stay safe in a foreign country as long as I follow some common-sense rules. If I ever get the chance to go backpacking again, I'll look forward to it with confidence.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 17, 2011

    Informative "HOW TO" book

    I could not disagree with "anonymous" poster from April 6 more! While I believe this book has tips that can be useful to for any experience level backpacker, it is especially helpful for those of us who are new or just not very experienced.

    This writer has included very helpful tips to make your backpacking experience a good one! It's basically about how to PLAN your backpacking trip--I don't know, maybe the other poster expected something else??

    How to figure your budget, make your travel arrangements, what to pack and not to back and so much more. It is a very easy read that you will get through pretty quickly.

    I would recommend this book for those newbies such as myself and for any "experienced" backpacker who has ended up kicking themselves because of those things they overlooked and forgot to do! That is what this book is for and is all about. (Not to mention a nice history about backbacking!)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 6, 2011

    Total garbage.

    Please do not buy this book, it is a waste of time. Extremely short and full of useless knowledge. Not worth the price, so disappointed in myself for purchasing.

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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