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Twelve Ways to Stay Safe Whilst Travelling

The American Red Cross have issued travellers with twelve ways to keep safe whilst travelling to any destination. American Red Cross(PRNewsfoto/American Red Cross) 1. Print and take hard copies of passports, travel documents, travel information and important phone numbers.   2. It is important for everyone to plan and understand a meeting place and time… Continue reading Twelve Ways to Stay Safe Whilst Travelling

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Tropicfeel Create All In One Travel Shoe

Barcelona based company Tropicfeel has raised $2 million for a new all-terrain shoe aimed at adventure travellers. The travel gear brand first turned to crowd funding site Kickstarter last year with the aim of launching the ultimate travel shoe. The design allowed the sneaker style footwear to be worn comfortably on any terrain whilst looking… Continue reading Tropicfeel Create All In One Travel Shoe

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Travel Insurance for Mountain Climbers

Many mountain climbers take out travel insurance but not all companies will pay out in the event of an accident. According to data collected by Squaremouth, adventure travel for this summer is set to be at an all time high after outdoor activities such as mountain climbing tripled in popularity during last summer. Many adventure… Continue reading Travel Insurance for Mountain Climbers

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First Natural Sun Lotion is Better for The Body and The Environment

Caribbean Sol named the first sun lotion made from natural ingredients that help protect skin and the environment. The completely natural sun cream from Caribbean Sol is produced using non-nano zinc and all mineral ingredients thet protect skin from sun damage and skin cancer. The absence of chemicals in their formula also protects the world’s… Continue reading First Natural Sun Lotion is Better for The Body and The Environment

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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

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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

rocket pure natural hand and foot balm
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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

vicens traditional chocolatiers agramunt lleida catalunya spain
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Vicens Museum: Chocolate and Nougat Making in Agramunt

In Spain's Catalan province of Lleida, to the east of the city itself is the town of Agramunt. There lies the home of the Vicens family turrón (nougat) and chocolate. First records of the ‘Torró d´Agramunt’ date back to 1741, but the factory is now a little more modern than in those early days. Though… Continue reading Vicens Museum: Chocolate and Nougat Making in Agramunt