BACKPACKER RESOURCES

We have compiled a selection of travel resources to help when planning your next trip. Here you can find out all the useful information we always find ourselves asking.

Backpacker’s Best Lists

Travel books

52 OF THE BEST BOOKS FOR TRAVELERS

Here are our top reads for those times you are waiting at the airport, on a long flight, bus trip or simply relaxing. We’ve compiled our favorite 52 books, that’s enough for one per week!

Top 10 Travel Backpacks

TOP 10 TRAVEL BACKPACKS

So you’re thinking about setting off on the journey of a lifetime, well, you’re going to need a sturdy backpack that’s able to carry all your gear. Luckily, we’ve done all the hard work for you, researching and testing a bunch of options to bring you the top 10 backpacks for travel below!

Top 10 Daypacks

TOP 10 DAYPACKS

Possibly one of the most important purchases you will make before traveling is that of a daypack. This backpack needs to be your go-to accessory, capable of carrying your camera, snacks, sweater, and everything in-between.

Flight Tracking

FlightAware

Flight Aware

FlightAware is the coolest (and largest) flight tracking service in the world providing live flight data, airport delays, fuel prices, weather maps, flight planning, flight routes and much more.

Flight Alerts

airfare watchdog

Airfarewatchdog

Airfare deals & money-saving tips on flight from airfare experts. Airfarewatchdog lets you create flight alerts so you know when it’s the best time to book.

Compare Airline Seats

seatguru

Seat Guru

SeatGuru by Trip Advisor is the ultimate source for airplane seating, in-flight amenities, and airline information.

Language Help

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Google Translate

With the aquisition of Word Lens, Google Translate now allows you to point your phone or tablet at any text and it will automagically translate it into your language. They are also testing instant translation of speech.

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Duolingo

Learning a language with Duolingo is fun and addictive. Each lesson is structured in a fun way to make learning fun. Earn points for correct answers, race against the clock, and level up as you improve.