Category Archives: Hiking

Rambling in Brighton, England

Winter is approaching and the days are getting shorter, but there’s still time to get out amongst nature and do a spot of rambling. The city of Brighton on the south coast of England is not only a great place … Continue reading

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How To Choose A Backpack

  What Type Of Backpack Do You Need? Which is the right backpack for you?  There are variations on backpacks and the right one for you depends on the type of activity you will be doing. A  day hike requires … Continue reading

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Your Guide To Winter Hiking

  How to hike safely on snow and ice Whether you’re amongst the magnificent peaks of La Plagne in the French Alps, or up in the Rockies, hiking in snowy conditions is both a great challenge and a spectacular experience.  … Continue reading

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Camping in France: An Ideal Location for Hiking Holidays

France is a magnificent destination for the outdoor enthusiast: More than twice as large as Great Britain, the country harbors about the same number of people, suggesting a wealth of emptier, wilder corners. And the landscape is wonderfully varied. You’ve … Continue reading

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A Hiker’s Gorge Guide to the Cretan Mountains

Five Great Hikes To Enjoy In Crete Many people find themselves frequenting the island of Crete and there are certainly plenty of activities, locales and reasons to visit.  What many fail to accomplish while here, however, is the feeling of … Continue reading

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Wild Wales For Outdoor Activities

  Wales has three of the most beautiful National Parks in the UK and all within a few hours drive of each other. Cheap car rentals from Bristol, Cardiff and Manchester airports allow visitors to visit each of the parks … Continue reading

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‘Renewable Energy – Small Chargers, Big Difference’

Renewal Energy Chargers For Your Camping Trip-Who Knew? Whilst camping is still a very popular past time, and a great way to get back to nature, the one part of our modern lives that increasingly infiltrates this seemingly old fashioned … Continue reading

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Bird Watching And Camping In The Texas Hill Country

Camping And Hiking Trails Make Bird Watching Easy The Texas Hill Country is nationally recognized as an outstanding destination for bird enthusiasts, and hundreds of fascinating species cross the region during their migratory journeys. Catching a glimpse of these feathered … Continue reading

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How To Find Great Little Known Hiking Trails

 Tips On Finding Less Traveled Trails If you’ve already hiked all the popular trails in your area, or even if you just prefer exploring the lesser known and lesser traveled trails, you may wonder how to find these options. Try … Continue reading

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What Every Aspiring Backpacker Should Know

Tips On How To Be A Successful Backpacker Backpacking is one of the best ways to travel, and failure in this endeavor provides more experience. When you make mistakes, and get bruised legs, busted toes and lose your gear, you … Continue reading

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