Get outside this summer and experience nature like never before. The Grand Canyon spans more than 277 miles, making it larger than the state of Rhode Island. With an estimated 6 million visitors annually, this world wonder is the perfect destination to hike, camp, bike and rock climb. Pack these items before heading off to the national park and its surrounding areas.
Desert nights get very dark. BioLite has lighting devices you need to see, charge and even cook. Walk through your campsite with ease with headlamps, solar lights or string lights. Coming in July, BioLite is releasing a new lantern called AlpenGlow Lantern. This multisetting lantern is a lightweight, rechargeable light source that can also charge your cellphone. Settings include sunrise and sunset hues, bright white, warm yellow and rainbow colors. With 200 hours of runtime, the AlpenGlow Lantern will light up your night for days.
For an ultimate travel piece, check out the Grand Park 2 in 1 Pack from Outdoor Products. This backpack holds a volume of up to 34 liters with dimensions of 24.1 by 10.9 by 5.9 inches. The bottom portion of the bag is a detachable, insulated compartment to keep drinks, sunscreen and food cold while hiking or camping. Multiple compartments help keep your gear organized and padded shoulder straps make carrying the weight comfortable. There is a bottle opener on the shoulder strap in case you need to crack open a cold one for a quick break.
Keep your energy up with Old Trapper Beef Jerky. Coming in flavors of Teriyaki, Hot & Spicy, Peppered, Old Fashioned and Zero Sugar, this on-the-go snack packs a mouth full of flavor with energizing protein. Old Trapper offers jerky, beef steak sticks, kippered beef and discs. Low in calories and in carbohydrates, this snack is smoked over real fire with fresh seasoning for a guilt-free treat. Old Trapper can be found online or in grocery stores nationwide.
Being out in the wilderness you never know what injuries may occur. From small cuts, burns, dehydration, bee stings and sprains, MyFAK has you covered. This small pack weighs about 3 pounds ,making it the perfect size for your hiking backpack. A tear-away pouch can be used as a mini first-aid kit if space is an issue. The MyFAK includes tweezers, EMT shears, scalpels, band aids, splints, chest seal, sting relief, light stick, thermal blanket, a whistle, a tourniquet and many other supplies for any incident.
It’s time for fun and celebration as we announce the winners of our 2021 The Trazees, in its seventh year. Congratulations to all the amazing winners!
You probably didn’t know you needed to visit the Dominican Republic until you learned about the new, beautiful, modern, all-inclusive resort in Punta Cana.
Located on Aruba, Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort provides an island getaway for any type of traveler in need of an escape from everyday life. The AAA Three Diamond and pet-friendly boutique resort boasts six different modern room types among its 72 studios and suites while still maintaining its exterior Dutch Colonial architecture. The resort is currently going through a floor-to-ceiling renovation. Check out some of the highlights from the renovations.
Inspired by her blog, Melissa Braverman’s new book, Notes from a Single Gal in the City – Reflections on Dating & Mating, offers a fresh take on single life for thirtysomethings today. Available now in paperback and as an e-book on Amazon and Barnes & Noble, the book provides insights about modern dating culture and advice for those navigating the dating world.
With more than 6,000 islands total, with 227 inhabited, in Greece, the selection is overwhelming. Which one is perfect for your next vacation?