The Pen Pool
Here is a collection of the essays and other articles
Describes the backpacking approach to travel; to see a place beyond its touristy side; to experience a destination and not merely sight-see. Backpacking is a travel style second, and a mindset first.
This is not an article but a space is left to host the upcoming post. Meanwhile, read the above listed articles. You might find something interesting in them. Thanks.