By Dr. Kevin Hannam,Anya Diekmann

Building on prior paintings on backpacking, this e-book takes the research of backpacker tourism extra via enticing either with new theoretical debates into tourism reports and mobilities in addition to with new empirical phenomena akin to the increase of the ‘flashpacker’ and replacement locations. Chapters contain fabric on flashpacking, the virtualization of backpacker tradition, the re-conceptualisation of way of life travelers, backpackers as volunteer travelers, in addition to backpackers' stories of hostels, mobilities and their coverage implications. It units a brand new benchmark for the examine of self sustaining commute within the modern world.

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