Small Worlds Podcast

Backpacking in the 70s

April 20, 2020 Small Worlds Podcast Episode 22
Small Worlds Podcast
Backpacking in the 70s
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Backpacking in the 70s
Apr 20, 2020 Episode 22
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For this special episode, Corey sits down with his parents who reminisce about their backpacking travels through Europe, North Africa and Colombia in the early 1970s. Learning about the differences between traveling then vs now is so interesting to hear. Whether it is sending letters to embassies hoping they reach the intended recipient or not knowing if your mates will be meeting you at the airport, the ease of technology is clear. 

Here is a great article about the famous "Hippie Trail." It gives a great idea of backpacking and travel in the 60s and 70s.

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For this special episode, Corey sits down with his parents who reminisce about their backpacking travels through Europe, North Africa and Colombia in the early 1970s. Learning about the differences between traveling then vs now is so interesting to hear. Whether it is sending letters to embassies hoping they reach the intended recipient or not knowing if your mates will be meeting you at the airport, the ease of technology is clear. 

Here is a great article about the famous "Hippie Trail." It gives a great idea of backpacking and travel in the 60s and 70s.

https://smallworldspodcast.com/
https://www.instagram.com/smallworlds#smallworldspod
https://www.facebook.com/smallworldspodcast/
https://twitter.com/smallworldspod
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Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/smallworlds)