LOS ANGELES, California (AP) — Dave Freeman, co-author of “100 Things to Do Before You Die,” a travel guide and ode to odd adventures that inspired readers and imitators, died after hitting his head in a fall at his home. He was 47.
I just saw these little gems online. Can you imagine how fun it would be to strap these babys on with a 35 pound backpack? You’d get to where you want to go a lot faster and see things from a different perspective like this couple in Italy. As seen in a German commercial: But […]
The other day, a member on our world famous backpacking message boards, posted his thoughts and feeling of one of the worlds most popular travel destinations- Italy. This post was sure to be controversial and get responses as he shared his opinion on what he called “Shitalia: The Worst Place on Earth.” Read the scathing […]
In honor of the late Carnegie Mellon Professor Randy Pausch, who recently passed away due to terminal cancer, I thought that I would share his “Last Lecture Speech” about living your childhood dreams. Pausch talked about his lessons learned and gave advice to students on how to achieve their own career and personal goals. I […]
Been wanting to head to England to see the famous Stonehenge? Well now you can head to UTAH to see a copycat of Stonehenge- Redneck style!