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

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

vicens traditional chocolatiers agramunt lleida catalunya spain
Destinations, Equipment, Reviews

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