Synonyms of backwoods in English:
the back of beyond, the middle of nowhere, remote areas, the wilds, the hinterlands, a backwater;
North American the backcountry, the backland;
South African the backveld, the platteland
informal the sticks
North American informal the boondocks, the boonies, the tall timbers
Australian/New Zealand informal Woop Woop, beyond the black stump
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