5 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid While Backpacking

Okay, so, after a couple international trips and traveling for about a year, I've realized that there are so many mistakes everyone makes on their first trip. They are super common, and easy to avoid! My hope is that after reading this article, you will be able to enjoy you're trip, and perhaps avoid exhausting yourself, wondering if you've seen everything, or regretting the money you've spent on your trip. 

Weighing In: The Carry On

In spite of the weight, I would say that it was $189.00 well-spent (make sure to use google to find a coupon codes before paying full-price), and I have a feeling it will last far longer than the Ryanair bag I purchased for my first backpacking excursion.