How I went from skeptic to backpacker

For me backpacking seemed like an exhausting, grubby, low-budget-to-the-point-of-desperation travel option that only hippies and eighteen year olds entertained. I couldn’t imagine going anywhere without a suitcase on wheels because the thought of stuffing all my clothes and other sundry items in a backpack, heaving it on my back, and sweatily schlepping all over the … More How I went from skeptic to backpacker