Category Archives: outdoors

Planning an unforgettable outdoor adventure in the US

If you dream of scaling peaks, hitting the open roads on your bike or negotiating river rapids, you won’t be disappointed by a vacation in the US. The USA boasts 58 national parks, all offering the chance to enjoy a … Continue reading

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West Coast bliss at Sea Shack outside Cape Town

Imagine waking up to the soothing sound of lapping waves as a fresh ocean breeze gently welcomes you to a new day. As you roll out of bed, you open the shutters to your front row view of a private beach. Welcome to Sea … Continue reading

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Add a little luxury to your next camping trip!

Regular readers of this blog will know about my love for camping. Being outside in a tent is one of the best ways to see the world and get closer to nature at the same time. However, I also get … Continue reading

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Lots of parks and plenty of recreation: Seeing America it its natural best

The United States is a huge, vast country that is more like 50 smaller countries under one banner. While it is known for its cities like New York and Los Angeles, there is far more than first meets the eye. … Continue reading

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Discover 5 countries to visit which have the best beaches in the world!

One of the best holidays you can go on is a lovely beach vacation. It gives you a chance to relax and rejuvenate before you return to your busy schedule. After all, as the study reveals, people are less stressed … Continue reading

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Flower season at West Coast National Park, Cape Town

The perfect Sunday drive to see Spring’s burst of colourful flowers, between August and September, is up the coast to West Coast National Park  and is about an hour or two’s drive from Cape Town. On arrival, as you purchase your tickets you … Continue reading

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You vs The Elements: Staying safe on long camping trips

Flickr The classical elements are earth, water, air, and fire. You think of them and a whole bunch of exciting images of nature pop into your brain. Of course, images of danger may also appear. It’s this kind of thinking … Continue reading

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