A tale of Tails – Backpacker Blog

  A Tale of Tails by Matthew Oliver Yarsley I heard a story today, a petrifying recount of one man’s dance with death. Not only did this story leave me unsettled, it also reiterated the cunning abilities of the animal kingdom. The protagonist in this ordeal is Mark Chantaj, a valued member of the Samesun Read More »

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Backpacker Blog – DRY ISLAND BUFFALO JUMP, ALBERTA

Thanks to Jessica, a passionate writer from Alberta,  for contributing to our backpacker blogs & sharing her love of the Canadian landscape. ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– There is a narrow road off highway 21, near a Hutterite colony that sells the best chickens. Drive down that road around 20 kilometers and then look to the right—keep looking; don’t Read More »

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Vancouver Blog – Teeth in the trees

  Danny is an Aussie backpacker who turned his traveling dream into a reality when he started working for the Samesun Vancouver hostel. Having so much fun living in the backpackers, he thought “why not get a job here!!”. You can find Danny serving our free breakfast downstairs in the morning & some times through Read More »

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Want to be a travel writer?

Have you got some amazing travel stories to share? Do you want to travel for free? Become a travel writer & share your adventures with the world! Met the love of your life? Found a great job? Made great friends that will change your life? These are the magical, fun stories being a backpacker & Read More »

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