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What type of Traveler are you?


What type of Traveler are you?

Lets face it, we are all different but that's what makes us special! Each traveler, adventurer or holiday maker out there has their own unique style when it comes to letting off some steam and exploring new corners of the globe. Here are 5 general categories we came up with to stereotype the types of travelers we have encountered. Did we miss any? Where do you fit in?


Nomad / Camper

Examples: Christopher Mccandless (Movie: Into the wild)

Travel time: Indefinite

Food: Anything Cheap & that can be found along the way. Fresh fruit, veggies and bread.

Accommodation: Tents, abandoned buses

Typical Destination: Extended trails (NAT, ASIA, SOUTH AMERICA)

Activities/adventures:Every day is an adventure, no need to spend money on touristy gimmicks

Travel budget: <$5 a day


Budget Backpacker Examples: Most people who are gap yearing after finishing their final year of school

Travel time: 3 to 12months

Food: Free breakfast, free/cheap hostel dinners, cooked fresh produce, occasional splurges in cheap restaurants (particularly in countries like Mexico & Asia).

Accommodation: Hostel dorms, occasional camping

Typical Destinations: All over the world essentially. Europe, Asia, Central and South America, Australia.

Activities/adventures: Day trips with local transport, free walking tours, one off adventure splurges

Travel Budget: <$10-40 a day


Quarter life crisis Travelers Example: @Wanderlustaussies

Travel time: 2-6 months (unless deciding to live in a destination as a base and travelling from there)

Food: Hostel brekky, cheap street meals and the occasional restaurant splurge

Accommodation: Hostel private rooms, motels/Posadas

Typical Destinations: Western Europe, Asia, South America, Australia

Activities/adventures: Day trips with local transport, free walking tours, one off adventure splurges

Travel Budget: <$40-100 a day each


The 9-5 Holidaymakers Example:Those using up their 4 weeks of annual leave for a much needed indulgence and travel.

Travel time: 1-5 weeks

Food: Nice buffet breakfast and restaurants. Accommodation: 3-4 star hotels

Typical Destinations: Western Europe, Thailand, Greek islands, New York, Los Angeles, Ibiza, Santorini.

Activities/adventures: Contiki Tours, Sky diving, Parasailing anything that will make their Co-workers jealous essentially.

Travel Budget: <$100 -$500 a day


The Luxury Traveler Example: Instagram celebrities and the super rich.

Travel time: 3-10 days

Food: Hotel buffets, Michelin Star restaurants, $50 cocktails Accommodation: 5 Star hotels

Typical Destinations: Bora Bora, Paris, Cancun, Monaco

Activities/adventures: Day trips with local transport, free walking tours, one off adventure splurges

Travel Budget: > $500 a day


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