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Synonyms for backpacker

a hiker who wears a backpack


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FOR most backpackers, heading Down Under is the holiday of a lifetime.
It's gratifying that the phenomenal editorial teams at Rodale -- from Men's Health and Prevention to Runner's World, Backpacker and Bicycling -- be so widely recognized by their peers.
We are honored to receive these awards acknowledging the excellence of both Backpacker and Yoga Journal," says Efrem "Skip" Zimbalist III, AIM CEO.
Andrew Dixon, chief executive of Newcastle Gateshead Initiative, is in no doubt that Newcastle and Gateshead can handle an increase in backpacker accommodation.
The fire killed backpackers from Britain, the Netherlands, Australia, Ireland, South Korea and Japan.
James said: 'We rang a few places that weren't appropriate, then we came across the Backpacker in Neville Street.
Murdoch is suspected of shooting Falconio after stopping the camper van the backpacker was travelling in with girlfriend Joanne Lees on July 14, 2001.
Adverts seeking people to ''help medical research'' have been appearing in one of Australia's most widely read backpacker magazines.
Backpacker earned the first two NMA nominations in the title's 34-year history, and its first-ever NMA award (in the category of Magazine Section) for its front-of-the-book megasection "Basecamp.
A TEENAGE relative of an Australian serial killer who murdered a Northumberland woman has admitted axing a friend to death and leaving the body in the same forest where his relative killed seven backpackers.
OGDEN, Utah, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a gear review at Backpacker.
The man, thought to be called Tony, was camping with 20 other backpackers near popular Yellow Waters, when he went for a swim before 7pm local time.
According to the Cairns Post, the campaign, aimed squarely at the Far North's fun-loving backpacker market, began this week with Bruce Highway billboards, and it is already prompting both giggles and gasps.
Summary: Police are searching for a young British backpacker who has gone missing in the Australian bush.
For years, adventurous young Geordies have been hitting the backpacker trail to far-off lands.