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Destinations, Reviews

Menorca: A Spanish Balearic Island

Full of vivid green fields, bright buttercups, turquoise coves and sandy beaches, Menorca is the most northern of the Balearics. Menorca lies in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of mainland Spain. A little less visited than the Balearic Islands of Majorca and Ibiza, Menorca is incredibly picturesque with long sandy beaches, turquoise waters and… Continue reading Menorca: A Spanish Balearic Island

Equipment, News

One Thousand Dollar Giveaway for Adventure Travellers with Softstar Shoes

Shoe company Softstar are giving away an annual pass for U.S. National Parks, an Orbitz Travel Card and handcrafted shoes, worth over $1,000. Softstar Shoes is based in Philomath, Oregon where the company was founded in 1985. The aim of the company is to supply customers worldwide with their handcrafted, high quality and ethically sourced… Continue reading One Thousand Dollar Giveaway for Adventure Travellers with Softstar Shoes

Equipment, Reviews

Aloe Vera Products of Fuerteventura

Using a local, natural product of the Spanish Canary island during a hiking holiday refreshed, revived and healed. The Aloe Vera plant grows well in the climate of the Spanish Canary Islands. Although there is little research to confirm that it holds healing properties the plant has been used for thousands of years with a… Continue reading Aloe Vera Products of Fuerteventura

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Destinations, News

Adventure Meets Luxury at African National Park

Travellers who still like luxury whilst on an adventure can stay at a tented safari camp in Hwange National Park. The tented safari camp is the latest addition of adventure travel offerings from Vantage Deluxe World Travel. Set on the borders of Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park, the Iganyana tented camp is exclusive to the Vantage… Continue reading Adventure Meets Luxury at African National Park

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News

Discover the Magical Feeling of Oregon

Travel Oregon launches second part of the Only Slightly Exaggerated campaign aimed at attracting visitors to the state’s areas of natural beauty. The coastal U.S. state of Oregon situated in the Pacific Northwest is reaching out to attract visitors to the area. Using the second part of an animated campaign it shows viewers the diverse… Continue reading Discover the Magical Feeling of Oregon

rocket pure natural hand and foot balm
Equipment, Reviews

Rocket Pure Natural Hand and Foot Balm

After using the natural hand and foot balm from Rocket Pure for a full year, Tony Pippin from the You Tube channel ‘Our World Outdoors’ reviews the product. Rocket Pure make a range of natural products with a range of scents. Tony’s choice is the tea tree and lemongrass hand and foot balm, made with… Continue reading Rocket Pure Natural Hand and Foot Balm

News, Stories

Travel Destinations that Inspired Famous Authors

Home towns and travel destinations have always inspired writers, travel platform Agoda has shared their list of where some authors took their inspiration. Edinburgh, Scotland is where literary hero J.K. Rowling spent much of her time writing her most famous work, the Harry Potter series. The Scottish capital, much like Harry Potter, offers something for… Continue reading Travel Destinations that Inspired Famous Authors

hill of crosses at holy water sanctuary poland
Adventures, Stories

The Holy Water of Wasilkow

Taken on a bike ride through the countryside and villages of Poland’s Podlasie region I was unsure what exactly I was going to see. I was being taken to the Holy Water or Swieta Woda as it is known locally. The bike ride was approximately a 25 km round trip between Bialystok and Wasilkow and… Continue reading The Holy Water of Wasilkow