backpacking

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Photos from the Real Life Version of 'The Beach'

Photographer Rebecca Rütten discovered a hidden backpacker's paradise—only this one has less heavily armed pot farmers and more pigs on the beach.
Rebecca Rütten, Words: Lukas Kammer
12.7.18
Travel

Things You Learn About Yourself and Podcasts When Driving Across Australia

Get ready to love red dirt.
Julian Morgans
6.29.18
Travel

People Told Us Their Weirdest Road Trip Stories

"I hope you don’t mind if I take a little detour" is the last thing you want to hear when you're hitchhiking.
Mica Lemiski
5.21.18
Drugs

Nine Backpackers Rushed to Perth Hospital in Suspected Mass Drug Overdose

At least four are in Intensive Care.
VICE Staff
1.3.18
Travel

We Asked People for Their Wildest Hitchhiking Stories

Sticking your thumb out is the original IRL Chatroulette.
Sarah Berman
12.8.17
Travel

Dear Aging Backpacker, Have You Become a Douchebag?

Travelling at 19 is wild and innocent. But one day you turn around and you're no longer 19. You're just travelling with people who are.
Julian Morgans
11.11.17
ALIENS

The Strange Story of Australia's Outback UFO Capital

It's one of those roadside attractions that just doesn't make sense.
Sami Emory
9.22.17
Travel

I Pushed Japan's All-You-Can-Eat KFC to Its Absolute Limit

More like all-you-can-take-away.
David Allegretti
8.17.17
travel-world

Backpacker Bros are Ruining the World

It's not just you. Everybody hates them.
Renaldo Gabriel
6.20.17
Travel

How to Travel Without Being a Jerk

Your body is a thing of beauty that will not be improved by a picture or a dreamcatcher or your name misspelled in Cantonese.
Nilu
6.16.16
Travel

All the Types of People You'll Meet at a Hostel

Do yourself a favor and avoid anyone wearing a fedora.
Ewout Lowie
8.13.15
Travel

This Woman Has Been on Vacation for Three Years

"I'm sure that everyone who is working away in an office, enviously looking at my Facebook albums, could live the exact same life. I don't understand why more people don't do what I do."
Erik Weijers
7.20.15
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