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So you want to Backpack Europe? is your guide to travel Europe, backpacking, Eurorail and Eurail passes, hostels, budget travel, and cheap tickets. The website also informs travelers on where to go in Europe, the cheapest way of getting to Europe, where to stay while there, getting around, how to pack, and some tips on backpacking.

I have been to Europe numerous times and allow me tell you something, backpacking through Europe is not as easy as buying an airplane ticket and rail pass. It takes a lot of planning and time. This web site will help you plan your trip and provide you with the information that you will need before going to visit the old continent.

Here is what each section of this web site is about.

Where to go

This section provides with information about the countries and the cities worth visiting in the each country.

Travel with Goeuro

Goeuro is the newest site dedicated to European travel. It gives tons of discounts, especially if you are a student or a teacher. For a limited time, enjoy 30% off your tickets.

Getting there

In this section you will be able to find out the cheapest way to find a flight to Europe whether it be through a travel search engine, airline consolidator, student aifare, or through an air courier.

Where to Stay

This section describes the hostel experience, and other accommodation choices.

Getting Around

Here you can find information on the three different ways of getting around: train, air, or by car. This section shows the difference between the railpasses and explains about the discount airlines that fly in Europe and European auto rentals.

Packing and Backpacks

This part of the web site shows you what to bring to Europe and describes what to look for in a backpack.


This section gives you all the tricks that I have learned throughout my travels in Europe.

Know when to travel. Get the best discounts on airline tickets when you buy them on Thursday.


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