• 11 signs you have been a backpacker in south-east Asia

    One year ago - By Metro

    Once a backpacker, always a backpacker
    A backpacking trip through south-east Asia has become almost a rite of passage for those leaving school, or just emerging from university.
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    Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Indonesia - these countries are brimming with Brits on a journey of self-discovery, usually through the medium of drinking too much and having sex with strangers.
    Regrets are inevitable, but life-changing experiences are, too.
    Education is all-consuming up until the end of your teens and early twenties, and then there's the part...
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