The Best Backpacks of 2016

If you have already started planning your trips and adventures for 2016, your plans certainly include acquiring one of the best backpacks out there. Of course, choosing the best is no easy task, as the choice should depend both on what you need…
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Tips on investing in your first SCUBA diving gear

One of the reasons why people are reluctant to get into SCUBA diving is the cost of the equipment. This was one of my fears and it kept me at bay from even doing an intro dive for more than 10 years, knowing that I am a gadget freak and get…

Failing their Feet - The Traveler's Big Mistake

I’ve seen so many travelers like her she’s almost an archetype.  She is youth in all its glory, long blonde hair, radiant tan. Her face beams with life, excitement, curiosity. Looking at her I feel a mix of emotions:  happiness to see…

Contests and giveaways – Win Free Sunglasses

Win Free Native Eyewear Sunglasses - Get Polarized The Prize:  One Free Pair of Native Eyewear Sahara Snow Polarized Brown / Sportflex Sunglasses.  Native Sunglasses are some of the best sunglasses I've ever wore in terms of everything. …
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Kayak vs Canoe - Which ones for me?

A few years ago I had received a bonus at work and, since our family enjoys camping in the wilderness, I decided that it would be a nice idea to purchase something to make our camping experiences more pleasurable.  My initial thought was to…

Eco Clothes - Sustainable Fashion or a High Priced Hoax

Is it fashion or is it high priced luxury goods with a stamp of liberal social affirmation?  Whatever you want to call it its gaining some momentum among fashion designers and consumers so what do you call it?  Is the consumer making a statement…