Outdoor Travel

As a kid I used to hate hiking, but as an adult I’ve falling madly in love with it. We live on a beautiful planet, full of impressive landscape, wild nature, and breathtaking views. The best way to experience all that splendor is my going outside. Whether you are new to outdoor traveling or basically a caveman nomad, my posts on outdoor travel will help you plan your next adventure.

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Useful Apps For Hiking The Camino

Some people like to go old school on their Camino with paper maps and guide books. But if you, like me, don’t go anywhere without your smartphone, here are a few useful apps you should download before hiking the Camino. These apps will help you plan your hike, navigate the trails, and keep you entertained. No matter which route of the Way of St. James you’re going, you’ll get good use out of all of these. … More Useful Apps For Hiking The Camino

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My Favorite Accommodations Along the Camino Portugues

This year, I finally ticked a major item off my bucket list: hiking the Portuguese Camino de Santiago. Even though this Camino is newer, it is already well established in terms of accommodation and food options. I mostly slept in pilgrim hostels and regular hostels. While some were basic and nothing to write home about, others were very memorable. To help you plan your own Camino, here is how to choose your accommodation and my favorite hostels along the Camino Portuguese del Costa. … More My Favorite Accommodations Along the Camino Portugues

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Reusable Filter Water Bottles for Travel Review

As a sustainable traveler, I try to avoid single use plastic items as much as possible. That can be hard when you’re traveling somewhere without easy access to clean drinking water. But with a filter water bottle, you can use any water source to quench your thirst. I’ve reviewed my favorite brand to help you pick the perfect reusable water bottle for travel. … More Reusable Filter Water Bottles for Travel Review

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What to Pack for a Day Hike

I used to hate hiking as a kid, but now I love it! The way it allows me to connect to nature, the view from the top of a mountain. There is nothing like it. The key to having a good day hike is preparation. Packing the right gear, and leaving what you don’t need at home, will make your hiking adventure go a lot smoother. So to help you properly plan your next day hike, I’ll share my hiking essentials list, and give you tips on how to choose the right backpack and hiking boots.
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