Boots and Backpacks
Travel, life and style for the millennial man.

Some might not have Adelaide at the top of their travelling list when visiting, but this city has plenty of attractions worth visiting. Here are some of the places for people who are trying to stick to a budget. 1.

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I’m a value orientated person. I don’t mind the idea of “user pays” e.g., that people who want to bring baggage should pay more, but I dislike pricing that feels like a rip off. I came across this interesting graphic

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When you travel to Asia you’ll want enjoy the wonderful tropical fruits and local street foods but you should be sensible so you don’t get sick. You may have heard some of these tips before but they are worth repeating.

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In no particular order. Do you think there are any important ones we have left out? 1. Help. 2. Fire. 3. Water. 4. Police. 5. Sick. 6. Pain. 7. Hospital. 8. Doctor. 9. Left. 10. Right. 11. Toilet. 12. Thank

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These basic camping skills will make even the most hipsterish millennial feel a bit more manly and practical! You never know when you might need them. They’re useful for people who like exotic travel, outdoor parties and beach camping. 1.

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Ambrosia

I love getting invites out for dinner but this quickly turns to anxiety if I’m told it’s “Pot Luck” and I’ve got to bring. In the past my mind has gone blank as I racked my brain trying to think

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Millennials don’t always want the lowest cost option, they want value. They want to be able to participate in luxury without NEEDING luxury all the time, or just taking it for granted. Here some ways to get luxury using savvy

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Leatherman

I’m imagining this scenario. Let’s say you are bootstrapping a start-up business so funds are tight and you need to save money. You’ve chosen to make your base somewhere like Chang Mai, Thailand, because the lifestyle is great and your

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1. Do NOT, I repeat do NOT look on AirBnB. Monthly rates on AirBnB are similar to vacation rental rates. They might be cheaper compared to hotels but they’re REALLY expensive compared to normal rent. 2. Check sites in the

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1. Is the tent freestanding? Many of the lightest, specialty manufactured tents are not freestanding. This makes them a lot harder to pitch, especially on slopping or hard ground where it’s difficult to get the pegs all the way in

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