Hi! I’m Jonny. I left home 20+ years ago to travel the world and I’m still going. I started Backpackingman in 2013 to write guides for other travellers on the places I have been, as well as adventure/life stories to inspire you.
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Lake Naivasha and Hells Gate National Park are one of the more fun areas for travellers to visit in Kenya. Mainly because on the lake you can relax and take a fun boat ride out to get very close to hippos and at Hells Gate you can cycle through it and get close to the...read more
Many people believe that backpacking in Japan will cost them loads of money, but travelling Japan on a budget is very possible. Japan might be more cheap to travel than you think it is. Visiting Japan in the first place should be because the place is incredible....read more
The Okunoin Cemetery in Koyasan is the largest cemetery in Japan with over 200,000 graves of Buddhist Monks and important people such as warlords. It's located in the forest around sacred Mount Koya and can easily be done as a day trip from Osaka or Kyoto. This is a...read more