Camping, although scary for newcomers, can be a very relaxing experience. Especially now with everyday stress surrounding us, camping can prove to be the escape you are looking for. From connecting with nature to aligning with your natural clock, camping has many benefits. But leaving the safe space of one’s home and going off into the uncomfortable wilderness can be difficult, no matter the duration. Continue reading →
Going out into the wilderness seems like an adventure with no serious consequences. We all love to go on a hike now and then, or accompany our families on the annual family camping. But this adventure, like everything else in life, comes with responsibility. “Leave no trace” is a concept that allows you to preserve the beauty of mother nature that you see on your hikes by removing any traces that you were there. This means zero human involvement in terms of waste, disruption, and pollution. Continue reading →
When you are finally ready to let your love for the outdoors surface with an epic adventure, this guide will tell you all about how you can achieve it! Planning for your expedition is just as important as the expedition itself, so you know what to expect, can meet the challenges head-on, and are better prepared to appreciate the amazing benefits of a good adventure. Continue reading →
Your electrolytes and homemade snacks provide high energy and refreshment in the outdoors and are much better than store-bought sports drinks and packaged snacks. Here some great ideas for creating your own healthy adventure snacks and drinks. Continue reading →
Shopping for gifts can be tiresome when you do not know just what to get for your friends. A gift should be personalized to the person you are gifting it to and should serve a purpose to be meaningful to them, which is a tough combination. However, if your friends love hiking and are anything like me, they would definitely appreciate these fun and practical gifts from you, that will be both meaningful and useful to them. Continue reading →
Believe it or not, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is home to not just skyscrapers, but many beautiful and breathtaking landscapes, mountains and wadis (valleys). Some of the people who live here for years might have not heard much about the many hiking trails that we have or that there is any hiking at all. Continue reading →
Have you recently discovered Backpacking? Or already know everything about backpacking and need a checklist for when you go outdoors next time? Continue reading →
Since the beginning of time, women have lived outdoors and have dealt with their menstrual cycles every month. So should not stop any modern woman these days of going outdoors and enjoying their activities.
If you are planning your first expedition in high altitude, then you are probably starting to hear the words altitude sickness. Continue reading →
So you want to start hiking? Before you head off on a shopping spree and buy needless equipment, I have put down the bare essentials to enjoy your first hike. These are the things you will always need in a hike or backpacking expedition. Of course, depending on circumstances, you might need more.