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  1. Around the Campfire

    Introduce yourself and share your thoughts with the community.
    1. Introductions

      Here you can introduce yourself to the rest of the community. Tell us a little about yourself, and what you're looking for.
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      Tude Latest: Howdy!! Tude, Jul 31, 2015 at 7:58 AM
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    2. Travel Stories

      Submit your stories here. Any topic is welcome, whether you're writing about your travels, the punk community, or your world view. Just make it a good story!
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    3. StP Podcast

      Here you'll find previous episodes of the Squat the Planet podcast. The show is currently on hiatus but we hope to be bringing it back soon.
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    4. General Banter

      If it doesn't belong anywhere else, it goes here. Rant away my friends!
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  2. Finding Others (Crustlist)

    These areas are for finding others to travel with, offer rides, or find places to crash.
    1. Ride Board

      Post here to find a ride or offer a ride via automobile.
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      Stinky Linky Latest: Charlotte NC to Richmond VA Stinky Linky, Jul 31, 2015 at 7:20 AM
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    2. Road Dogs & Meet Up

      This section is where you can find road dogs to travel with, people to hang out with at the place you're going, or announce to the world where and what towns/festivals/shows/gatherings you're going to be at.
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    3. Missed Connections

      Here you can make a post in the hopes that someone you missed might find it. This is also a good place to post if you're trying to find someone that you haven't heard from in a while.
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      Indi The 8 Latest: "Hawaii" Where'd you go? Indi The 8, Jul 30, 2015 at 2:07 PM
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    4. Obituaries

      This is a place to remember friends who are no longer with us. Here you'll find memorials through pictures and stories of people we all knew and loved.
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      7xMichael Latest: Hobo Jim 7xMichael, Jul 17, 2015
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    5. Untrustworthy and Shady People

      This sub-forum is to alert you about people that have been known to cause problems for other travelers. This is a MODERATED forum, meaning your posts will not appear on the board until they pass review by the moderators. This IS NOT a place to talk shit on someone you had a disagreement with. This space exists to warn others about genuinely dangerous people in the travel community. Please treat it accordingly.
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      Stinky Linky Latest: 3rd Eye John Stinky Linky, Jul 31, 2015 at 7:27 AM
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  3. Where to?

    Here's where you can discuss and research your next travel destination.
    1. Destinations by Region

      Here you can research destinations organized by region of the globe.
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      Art101 Latest: Fly Geyser, Black Rock Desert, Nevada Art101, Jul 30, 2015 at 6:26 PM
    2. Events / Gatherings / Festivals

      Discuss upcoming events and find people to meet up with there!
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    3. Urban Exploration

      The art of exploring your urban environment, abandoned buildings, and other places you're not "supposed" to go.
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      Tude Latest: The Hacienda Tude, Jul 23, 2015
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  4. Getting There

    The ways and means of getting to your destination.
    1. Van Dwelling / Rubber Tramping

      Look here for advice on rubber tramping, such as vehicle repair, how to set up your mobile house, etc.
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      OTTERWOLF Latest: Are jeeps a terrible idea? OTTERWOLF, Jul 30, 2015 at 4:11 PM
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    2. Hitchhiking

      Questions, tips, and info about hitchhiking.
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    3. Bike Touring

      Wandering the world with the fun between your legs.
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      OTTERWOLF Latest: Lets see those bikes! OTTERWOLF, Jul 31, 2015 at 7:51 AM
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    4. Boat Punk / Sailing

      Network and learn from other people interested in learning to sail the seven seas as cheaply as possible.
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    5. Other Forms of Travel

      Not all methods of travel can be easily classified. We created this section for those other crazy ways of getting around.
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  5. Preparation

    Ready for the journey? It's time to get your shit together and prepare!
    1. Making A Living

      Share your busking, shoplifting, spanging, dumpstering, and scamming tips here. Or just post good places to get decent work.
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      djskum Latest: favorite spange lines djskum, Jul 30, 2015 at 2:17 PM
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    2. Staying Healthy

      Wondering how to stay healthy on the road? Ask others for suggestions here.
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      shabti Latest: Tips for Traveling While Trans shabti, Jul 26, 2015 at 10:56 PM
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    3. The Hobo Kitchen

      A place for everyone to share their favorite recipes, and what food is best to travel with.
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  6. Lifestyle

    Check out the categories below to learn more about the travel punk culture.
    1. Squatting

      Squatting is the act of taking over an abandoned building and re-purposing it for public or private use. Here we discuss various methods of squatting, the squatting culture, relate personal stories of past squats and dispense advice for those looking to squat a building themselves.
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      Venatus Latest: The church of carl sagan (squat) Venatus, Jul 29, 2015 at 7:46 PM
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    2. Wilderness Survival

      Discuss tips and tricks for living out in the wild, rent free!
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      7xMichael Latest: How to Urban Camp in May & keep warm? 7xMichael, Jul 30, 2015 at 8:09 PM
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    3. Alternative Housing

      This section is for discussing anything related to alternative housing ideas, whether it's building a teepee, yurt, treehouse, earthship, cob house, log cabin, or simply buying land.
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      Zaphod Latest: Hobbit Holes etc Zaphod, Jul 31, 2015 at 7:31 AM
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    4. Art & Music

      Share your passion for music and the arts here. Discuss and promote your favorite bands, show off your artwork, or post your (ugh) poetry...
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      7xMichael Latest: Wacken Open Air 7xMichael, Jul 30, 2015 at 8:07 PM
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    5. People & Cultures

      Who are the people consumed by wanderlust? Why do they live the way they do? Discuss and share the topics that explore these questions and share your own answers.
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    6. Sex & Relationships

      Discuss consent, polyamory/monogamy, STDs, sexuality, and debate the best way to ruin your next relationship.
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      Milktoast Latest: Crazy New Fetish: "Adult Babies". Milktoast, Jul 29, 2015 at 6:24 PM
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    7. Furry Nomads

      This is a place to discuss the best methods for getting and dealing with pets on the road. Keep them happy and they'll keep you happy!
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      Odin Latest: New dog owner Odin, Jul 21, 2015
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    8. Off the Road

      This is where you'll find the community sharing their life experiences between travels.
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      Tatanka Latest: Ramping up for more! Tatanka, Jul 20, 2015
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    9. Politics & Anarchism

      Discuss what's going on in the world or just anarchism/politics in general.
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      RovingAnarchist Latest: Give me some meaningful mail RovingAnarchist, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:25 AM
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    10. Your Projects & Websites

      This is where you can announce, discuss, and recruit help for your projects.
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      Andrea Van Scoyoc Latest: StP family IDs - Sock Monkeys! Andrea Van Scoyoc, Jul 27, 2015 at 11:45 AM
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    11. The Black Market

      Buy, sell and swap your crap with other crap-minded individuals :P
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      ODBeef Latest: Gear stolen--building my instruments back up ODBeef, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:23 AM
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  7. StP Headquarters

    This is where you'll find updates regarding the website and it's staff.
    1. Announcements & Feedback

      This is where you can find the latest website announcements, ask your questions about using the StP website, or make suggestions for it's improvement. Remember, we can't make StP a better place without your feedback!
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      Ras Latest: Website Updates for July 2015 Ras, Jul 26, 2015 at 3:46 AM
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