I want to start by saying this – solo backpacking isn’t for everyone – it’s mostly for people who are confident and comfortable enough to venture out into the world and experience everything it has to offer without having someone to share that experience with.
I’ve never been the greatest advocate for social media. One day I would say it’s wonderful how those abroad can connect so conveniently with those at home.
The next I would say social media is ridiculous and should burn in hell. I’m a nut, I know.
Although, this last year I have been wading through the middle ground of, “social media has advantages and disadvantages so let’s put some of them to work.”
Here are six reasons why you should cut social media out of your next trip…