An alternative to 'Where have you been? Where are you going next?' etc yawn yawn...
The inspiration for numerous questions.
"Everyone asks the same travelling Qs: Where are you from? Where are you going? How long? Ask something different & we'll re-tweet the best."
After a few months of backpacking the standard introductory backpacker questions definitely become repetititive, so it's good to vary things up by asking a few alternative questions. STA Travel UK's tweet drew a number of interesting suggestions for questions to ask on your travels, and I've featured the best suggestions below...
1) "If you had to pick one place you've travelled to settle down & live where would it be? #travel"