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Canoe the St Croix River
Canoe the St Croix River

Canoe the St Croix River

Filed in Outdoor Adventures, Water Adventures by on December 27, 2015 • views: 3274

It was 6:30am and I was awake and packing for what was going to be my first 4th of July weekend in the USA, and I was frankly excited not only would this weekend bring lots of food and enjoyment but it would provide a chance to explore Minnesota the way I had wanted to […]

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Exploring Costa Rica
Exploring Costa Rica

Exploring Costa Rica

Filed in Destinations, Outdoor Adventures, Water Adventures by on December 27, 2015 • views: 3505

On the last day of our stay in Costa Rica I asked Mike, a Californian surfer we’d hooked up with on arrival, how he’d sum up his visit. “Great place, great people, and great surfing beaches – yeah, that’s about it”. Well, I suppose you might expect a classic sound bite from a Californian, but […]

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The Lofoten Islands of Norway
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The Lofoten Islands of Norway

Filed in Cultural Travel, Destinations, Outdoor Adventures by on December 27, 2015 • views: 1771

Lofoten Islands may be one of the most remote places in Norway, but there is no denying its sheer beauty and magnificence. Situated in the Arctic Circle, this enigmatic archipelago boasts jagged peaks rising from the cold water, bird colonies, rugged coast, traditional fishing villages and artists galleries. It lies in the Nordland region of […]

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South Africa’s Garden Route
South Africa's Garden Route

South Africa’s Garden Route

Filed in Destinations, Outdoor Adventures, Water Adventures by on December 26, 2015 • views: 2141

Arriving in Cape Town is over whelming, the first thing you notice is the warmth and friendly attitude to you the surfer.  This country has been through so much in the past 30 years and it has always been my dream to set foot on its soil to surf the glorious waves that caress its […]

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An Island of Contrast and Consistency
An Island of Contrast and Consistency

An Island of Contrast and Consistency

Filed in Destinations, Outdoor Adventures, Water Adventures by on December 26, 2015 • views: 1487

Long have the Canary Islands been given the title of ‘The Hawaii of the Atlantic’, with Lanzarote being the Atlantics North Shore, but whilst Lanzarote does get pounded by Hawaiian style swells it has a lot more to offer all levels of surfers. The islands position, only ninety miles from the coast of Africa, means […]

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Skiing in the French Alps views: 79

The French Alps will always have a magical aura that attracts skiers from all over the world. Offering an impressive variety of resorts and splendid mountain landscapes, this winter destination is truly a spectacular land. With resorts ranging from high altitude to small farming villages, the French Alps come with a specific traditional French ambiance, […]

Skiing in Sweden views: 52

We all know about the beautiful ski villages in Switzerland, Austria or the French Alps, but how about the ski resorts in Sweden? Is Sweden a good ski vacation destination? It is! As a matter of fact, it’s a fabulous and cool European skiing destination. And this is why: There are over 100 ski resorts […]

Relax in Mauritius views: 98

More than 100,000 British visitors go to Mauritius each year. After all, Mark Twain did say that “You gather the idea that Mauritius was made first and then heaven was copied after Mauritius”. And this is the absolute truth! While it’s a bit more complicated for Americans and Canadians to get here, this doesn’t stop […]

Discover Dominica views: 137

Dominica is not your usual Caribbean island. With its mountainous interior, abundance of lush forests, and variety of wildlife, Dominica is more like a Caribbean Jurassic Park. A spectacular destination for hikers and walkers, Dominica is home to fabulous treks along the Waitukubuli National Trail that curls for 115 miles over the island. A destination […]