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Tag: Backpackers

Organizing the rape of children: A lucrative tourism business for former Israeli soldier

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

Tourists travel to Colombia often loo0king for drugs and to rape children. This is a  very dark side of tourism. ... Read More

Star struck: Half of world’s star rated hotels located in Europe

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

Half of the world's star rated hotels are located in Europe. The latest numbers show that there are 402.933 star ... Read More

Older travelers still want adventure

editor editor- March 18, 2019

While much adventure travel information is aimed at young backpackers, recent research revealed travel is not just the domain of ... Read More

Australian tourism worried over fall in backpacker numbers

editor editor- August 7, 2012

Australia's backpacker tourism industry is facing the biggest crisis in its history, with many tour operators struggling to survive following ... Read More

Backpackers blaze a trail for mainstream tourism to Panama

editor editor- November 19, 2009

The most adventurous souls are drawn to the wild and unspoiled lush wilderness of Panama's Gulf of Chiriqui, and destinations ... Read More

Tourist trap: Land of sun, surf and sexually transmitted infections

editor editor- October 21, 2009

It seems that British backpackers could be taking home much more than sunburnt skin and a bag full of souvenirs ... Read More

Backpackers in the UK are poised to tramp around a whole new world

editor editor- November 11, 2008

They're re-writing their traditional itineraries, replacing them with locations more regularly associated with five- and even seven-star, sheer, unadulterated, luxury ... Read More