Beyond Backpacker Tourism: Mobilities and Experiences by Kevin Hannam,Anya Diekmann

By Kevin Hannam,Anya Diekmann

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

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