The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes 'sight-seeing.' – Daniel J. Boorstin
Below is a short two-minute video of how after almost five-years of traveling round the world (#RTW) I've learned to become even more of an ultralight backpacker as I'm setting out to travel for two months to Europe and Africa. Even as I'm prepared for both Winter climates as well as deset climate style settings, this may shock many people as to how little one can travel with for a longer duration than most people.