25 Feb The Unofficial, Totally Biased Top 8 Reasons Why True Backpackers Go to Haiti:
Posted at 11:17h in HaitiWhy would any backpacker in their right mind go to Haiti when a world of sand boarding and elephant rides await you elsewhere? Hey, we get it. Lonely Planet: Haiti isn’t exactly a best seller. There are a million reasons not to go to Haiti, but we don’t find them half as compelling as the reasons why you should: Drum roll please…here comes the “Unofficial, Totally Biased Top 8 Reasons Why True Backpackers Go to Haiti”:
8. Story worthy transportation.Why take a predictable ride on an air-conditioned coach when you can squeeze into a converted school bus or celebrity painted “tap tap” and share a ride worth talking about? Wedged in between two strangers joyously yelling about a football match and a woman carrying 3 live chickens, it hits you that just getting from Point A to Point B isn’t really the point at all.