3 Years Later…

The PS Backpacker is now 3 years old!

So, what happened since April 9th, 2013?

-Traveled to Guatemala, Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic, Poland and the Southwest USA.
-Discovered an interest for hiking
-Successfully traveled twice with just a carry-on luggage (including a 2½ week trip in a cold country!)
-Launched The Ultimate Guide to Plus-Size Backpacking (in English & French)
-Thanks to the e-book, the blog started to get some media attention
-Met with the 51st US Secretary of Interior, Sally Jewell, in Saguaro cactus forest
-Got locked inside a train, petted a wild tarantula, kissed a unicorn (statue)
-Did a Breaking Bad pilgrimage in Albuquerque

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… to name a few things.

More exciting to come in the next 3 years!
Thank you for being there, whether you’ve been there since 2013 or just joined the PS Backpacker crew!

Happy – and safe – travels!


About Edith B 285 Articles
I visited 16 countries to this day, more than half solo. Born and raised in Matane, I earned a Bachelor Degree in Journalism from the Université du Québec à Montréal. I launched "The Plus-Size Backpacker" in 2013. I also authored "The Ultimate Guide to Plus-Size Backpacking", released in 2016. My purpose? Finding solutions to the challenges faced by plus-size female travelers.