Learn how to travel around the world

Courses and advice from ’round-the-world backpackers

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🌍 Learn how to travel the world with courses and advice from seasoned ’round-the-world backpackers.  Learn about budgeting for a trip, packing essentials, selecting destinations, understanding local cultures, safety precautions, and more.

Embark on a journey of self-discovery and adventure with BackpackerU. Whether you dream of traversing through the unchartered wilderness or exploring bustling cities off the beaten path, we provide the knowledge and community to turn your wanderlust into a tangible reality. Our courses, curated and taught by experienced globe-trotters, equip you with the skills, insights, and confidence to travel the world on your terms.


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We offer:

🎓 Expert-Led Courses (Coming Soon): Master the art of traveling through comprehensive courses covering budgeting, planning, safety, and cultural awareness, taught by backpackers who’ve lived the journey.

💬 Personalized Advice: Have your travel queries resolved by backpackers who’ve been around the globe. Gain insights from those who’ve experienced the nomadic lifestyle you aspire to live.

👥 Engaging Community Forum (Coming Soon): Join a tribe of like-minded individuals, share your travel dreams, experiences, and embark on collaborative adventures.

🛠️🎨 Interactive Workshops (Coming Soon): Dive into hands-on workshops led by travel veterans. From crafting a perfect itinerary to capturing breathtaking photographs, learn the practical skills that will enrich your journeys.

🏆 Travel Challenges (Coming Soon): Participate in exciting travel challenges designed to push your boundaries. Discover new places, meet fellow backpackers, and share your adventures on a platform that celebrates the nomadic spirit.

📚🔍 Resource Library (Coming Soon):  Access a treasure trove of resources crafted for the modern backpacker. From packing checklists to city guides, find the tools that will make your travels smoother and more enjoyable.

🤝 Exclusive Discounts (Coming Soon): Enjoy exclusive discounts on travel gear, accommodations, and experiences curated just for the BackpackerU community. Save on the essentials so you can spend on the experiences.


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FAQs - for students

What is BackpackerU?

BackpackerU is a platform dedicated to helping aspiring backpackers learn the ropes of traveling the world through expert-led courses, personalized advice, and a community of like-minded adventurers.

Who are the instructors?

Our instructors are seasoned backpackers who have traversed the globe and are excited to share their expertise and experiences to help you embark on your own adventures.

When will the courses be available?

Our courses are slated to launch soon. Sign up for our newsletter to be the first to know when you can start learning with BackpackerU.

How do I sign up?

You can sign up through our website by providing your email address. We’ll keep you updated on our course offerings and other exciting BackpackerU news.

FAQs - for instructors

How can I become an instructor?

If you’re a seasoned backpacker with a passion for sharing your knowledge, we’d love to have you. Fill out the application form on our "become an instructor" page to get started.

What are the benefits of teaching at BackpackerU?

As an instructor at BackpackerU, you’ll have the opportunity to earn income, interact with a community of aspiring backpackers, and share your love for travel while enjoying the flexibility to continue your own adventures.

How are instructors selected?

We look for individuals who have extensive backpacking experience, especially those who have traveled around the world. We also value good communication skills and a genuine passion for teaching and sharing knowledge.

How is the course schedule determined?

We offer a flexible scheduling system to accommodate the nomadic lifestyle of our instructors. Once you’re selected as an instructor, we’ll work with you to determine a course schedule that suits your travels.

How will I get paid?

Instructors are compensated for their courses and engagement on the platform. The payment details will be discussed during the instructor onboarding process.


From Summit Global Education, BackpackerU is your stepping stone to globe-trotting adventures. With expert-led courses, personalized advice, and a thriving community, we equip you with the essentials to traverse the world confidently.


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