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Backpacker

Run by backpackers, for backpackers

The neon orange love child of STA Travel and a local tour kiosk, we've been trusted by travellers since 1979. As backpackers, we're seasoned experts at a) always finding the cheapest trips, hostels and flights b) chatting up other backpackers, and c) locating happy hours...
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The best deals on any adventure


We've spent 35+ years waking up in strange bunk beds, trying out cool new trips (as well as a few things we probably shouldn't have) and flirting with the best local tour companies. So not only do we guarantee to have the hottest deals, but we also have the best quality products.
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It's a place to find your tribe

We're the place where you first met your travel buddy, flatmate or husband; the place fondly remembered at wedding speeches and cited in divorce courts. Call in to meet other backpackers, get the local gossip or at the very least, charge your phone and steal our Wi-Fi.
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9 to 5 is for wimps, we're here 24/7

As travellers, we're no stranger to the 24 hour clock or 3am backpacker booty calls. So if you do find yourself needing help on the wrong side of midnight, you can contact our customer services team 24/7 on Twitter @STATravelCares for assistance … with your bookings, clearly.
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