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Top 10 backpacking blogs to follow in 2017

Greece ● 16 February 2017

Budget travelling is the new trend worldwide. Backpackers, students, young and old people want to travel without having to pay a fortune. Budget travellers know that the most important thing is exploring the world, experiencing the new, visiting countries that you will never forget. Backpackers are adventurous and brave because for them matters the journey and not luxury or comfort, which at the end of the day, no one will remember. For these travellers, who always want to find something more and are exacting, there are travel blogs that can help and inspire them. Are you a backpacker? These are the top 10 blogs that will give you information, fresh ideas and tips about backpacking and budget travelling.

1. A Backpackers Tale
A Backpackers Tale belongs to a passionate young man, who fell in love with travel when he was 22. Since then, he started the pattern to work and save all year and then travel for 3-5 months. His experiences as well as travel tips and advices are something you should not miss.

2. Budget Traveller
This blog can help you travel in style on a budget. Travel stories and tips, cheap eat guides, recommendations for luxury hostels, the top destinations you should visit, videos and photos are waiting for you!

3. Never Ending Footsteps
Lauren, the owner of Never Ending Footsteps, is travelling the world full-time since 2011. Her stories can inspire you, show you the way to do the same thing if you want and learn everything about the destinations she has visited.

4. Go Backpacking
Go Backpacking is your online guide to independent travel. Here, you will find practical, budget-oriented travel tips, how-to instructional stories and beautiful photos from around the world to keep you inspired all year long.

5. Expert Vagabond
Matt, a full-time adventure travel blogger and photographer, who is exploring the world for over 6 years, shares with his readers entertaining stories, useful travel tips, fun videos, amazing photography and his crazy adventures.

6. Legal Nomads
Legal Nomads started as a chronological recounting of the adventures of a former lawyer, who quit her job in 2008 to see the world. Over the years, this blog is no more a personal blog but a platform, where you can read practical tips for long-term and budget travel as well as food stories and tricks for enjoying great and cheap food while travelling.

7. Travel Dudes
Traveldudes is a social travel platform, which provides valuable tips, inspiration and advice from travellers based on their first-hand experience. Travel tips, photos, videos, diaries and e-book for almost every destination in the world are what Traveldudes has to offer to you.

8. LandLopers
The owner of LandLopers is a normal person, who has learned how to get the most out of the travel experience. He created a blog with a unique perspective to help you find information on a variety of travel topics and experience the best the world has to offer.

9. Globo Treks
Norbert, who has set the goal to travel all UN listed countries before the end of 2020, can inspire you to see the world and show you how possible and affordable it is to travel.

10. That Backpacker
That Backpacker is the place, where Audrey shares her love for travel and where she tries to help you travel in a way that suits your budget and your lifestyle. Travel tips and interesting stories and highlights in many destinations can provide you with the information you are searching for.

Where to Stay

Hotel in Messinia, Greece Porto Marathos
Porto Marathos
Nikolaou Spentza & Metaxa, Marathopolis, 24400 Messinia, Greece

Porto Marathos is located in the seaside village of Marathopolis, a 7-minute drive from the lovely, sandy beach of Lagouvardos. Kyparissia town is approximately a 30-minute drive away. Kalamata International Airport is 55.6 km away.

Hotel in Chania, Greece Megim Hotel
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Megim Hotel
Paleochora, 73001 Chania, Greece

Located 70 km southwest of Chania, Megim Hotel offers accommodation in a quiet location just 5 minutes walk from the beach. The busy town of Paleochora is at 4.5 km, while Elafonisi beach is 30 km away. Chania International Airport "Ioannis Daskalogiannis" is 90 km away and Souda Port is 80 km away from the hotel.

Appartment in Zagorochoria, Greece Elafotopos
Elafotopos, 44007 Zagorochoria, Greece

The hostel is located in Lower Mahala village, next to the church of the Assumption and the Folklore Museum, always with the same flavors and hearty welcome Mrs. Eleni who makes you feel at home.