Privacy Policy / Disclaimer

This is the Backpackingman privacy policy and disclaimer on what information is collected when you visit this site and how it is used and shared.

The views on Backpackingman are solely the views of Jonny Duncan and the occasional guest poster (guest posts will be displayed/disclosed with writers details).

This is to inform you on this.

What information is collected and how it is used

Information you leave on the website such as commenting on a post, contacting via contact form, subscribing to a newsletter, or leaving any information on this site, your email address and name may be collected..

How is this information used?

To send emails regarding the site. If at any time you want to unsubscribe from any email communication, you can do that in the email at the bottom. Your information will never be sold to others.

Display Ads

The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies. Mediavine may collect IP addresses and location to serve personalized ads.  If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit

How you are protected

Malware Scanning. SSL certificate.


Information using cookies is used, they are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. Both session cookies, which expire when you leave the site, and constant  cookies, which stay on your browser until they are deleted. This is in order to give you a better experience.

You have the option to accept cookies or not when first landing on Backpackingman by a welcome toolbar at the bottom of the site.

Third party links

Backpackingman includes third party products on this website that include links. These third party sites have independent privacy policies different to Backpackingman. Backpackingman therefore has no responsibility in this.

Third Party Advertising

Third-party companies serve ads and may collect  anonymous information when you visit Backpackingman

These companies may use non-personally identifiable information in order to show advertisements about goods and services likely to be of interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information.

Affiliate links on Backpackingman

Sometimes affiliate links will be found in posts where recommended gear and services is shown. If you purchase anything using one of these affiliate links a small commission is earned at no extra cost to you.

Backpackingman is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.


If you have questions regarding any of these issues you can contact:


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