explore the dispatches
Below you will find in-depth adventure travel guides, inspiring off the beaten path travel destinations, tips and tricks on adventuring around the world, and of course, a few funny personal stories from my own (mis)adventures.
Explore a specific destination or by topic:
the latest dispatches
Please note that some of the links on our site are affiliate links.
Meaning, that if you choose to purchase through these links, we may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. By using these links, you are directly supporting Backroad Packers and helping us stay an independent slow + adventure travel blog. With your help, we can continue to create inspiring and informative travel content.
Similarly, unless otherwise stated, all photos are either owned by me, Madalyne Loree Staab (meaning I created them) or are from Unsplash, a catalog of freely usable images. Learn more about Unsplash here.