Backpackers Odyssey

south-east asia low budget tourism

Young, 20-30 years old, western, with good school education. Backpack on the shoulder, the travel arrangements are marked by his inseparable Lonely Planet or Trip Advisor. The trip is low budget, itinerant, can last from several weeks to several months. The experience of a lifetime for some, a normal way of living the holiday for others. Sometimes a gap year from work or University. Don't call them tourists. Tablet, smart phones, facebook, notebook to update the blog coexist with the desire to "disconnect" from the society. Desire to escape, curiosity, adventure, loss and conformism. How all this is reflected in the area? Hippies of the new millennium, the backpackers are colonizing a south-east Asia that is becoming closer and closer to their desires. A journey through some of the icons of the backpackers trail in south east Asia. (In progress) Khao San Road - Bangkok • Thailand | Tubing - Vang Vieng • Lao | Happy Club Shooting Range - Phnom Penh • Cambodia. CLICK ON THE PICTURE TO OPEN THE SLIDE GALLERY WITH CAPTIONS. Contact ME to buy this reportage. ©Riccardo Rocchi.Any use of the contents on this web site without author's consent is strictly prohibited.

Young, 20-30 years old, western, with good school education.
Backpack on the shoulder, the travel arrangements are marked by his inseparable Lonely Planet or Trip Advisor.
The trip is low budget, itinerant, can last from several weeks to several months.
The experience of a lifetime for some, a normal way of living the holiday for others. Sometimes a gap year from work or University.
Don’t call them tourists.
Tablet, smart phones, facebook, notebook to update the blog coexist with the desire to “disconnect” from the society. Desire to escape, curiosity, adventure, loss and conformism.
How all this is reflected in the area?
Hippies of the new millennium, the backpackers are colonizing a south-east Asia that is becoming closer and closer to their desires.
A journey through some of the icons of the backpackers trail in south east Asia: (In progress)

CLICK ON THE PICTURE TO OPEN THE SLIDE GALLERY WITH CAPTIONS.

© 2013 Riccardo Rocchi. Backpackers Odyssey. Low budget tourism in south-east Asia. Khao San Road – Bangkok • Thailand | Tubing – Vang Vieng • Lao | Happy Club Shooting Range – Phnom Penh • Cambodia.