Getting out of your comfort zone and doing something adventurous has a soothing impact on many folks who cherish indulging on backpacking trips. The basic rule of backpacking is to be as flexible as possible and you need to plan your trip categorically to make sure that your costs do not get out of control. Backpacking around the world in the 21st century is no longer about a few clothes, hitch hiking and wondering whether you have enough moolah (cash) for the day. Backpacking, in today’s modern era is synonymous to traveling independently but with means. Backpacking is by no means esoteric and in pretty much all countries, rather easy. It’s a way of looking at and discovering the world.