Archive for the ‘Adventure / Wildlife’ Category

Canoeing in the Caribbean

Friday, June 8th, 2012

Canoeing in the Caribbean,  CaribeanAll inclusive vacations are an interesting and creative method to maximise one’s travel trip or a holiday. The canoeing is an outdoor activity that involves a special kind of canoe. Canoes may be poled, sailed or gunnel-pumped. It is also known as kayaks. Canoeing has been part of Olympic competition since1936, still continues to be today.

There are ten mentions worthy places for canoeing in the Caribbean. If you are at the Puerto Rico, your day just does not end with the sunset. You have an adventure ride to take part in at San Juan, the bioluminescent adventure. St. Thomas Mangrove lagoon canoe, an unspoiled mangrove area offers great chances for canoeing. In order to discover the canoeing beauty along with nature go get a dive and dive at the Canal bay kayak, hike and Snorkel tour. Embark on the canoe excursion at the Escambron Marine Park. Also St Kitts Kayak is a personal favourite of those who have experienced. So it’s all for you, go grab the everlasting essence of canoeing in the Caribbean.

How to pack for a backpacking trip

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

backpacking tripAre you soon going to set out for a backpacking trip? Well then here comes a short guide about how to pack your things for it. First of all you should make a list of all the essential things that might be needed in a trip. On the other hand if you are unsure about certain things and their necessity in a trip then maybe you can do pretty well without those.

Then you should get a backpack that is adjustable to your body. Generally the hips along with the sacrum take the entire weight of a backpack so after getting one you should make it suitable with your body. It will be good if you try to avoid packing all the dehydrated food articles, rather you should carry those with extra calories. According to your needs you must get a tent. Generally carrying a tent of two persons is always a decent idea.

 

Fabulous travel destination in South Africa

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

If South Africa is the place you are planning to visit for your next overseas travel adventure then be ready to explore some beautiful places on earth. Cape Town and the Kruger National Park are the two places which a tourist never misses visiting when in South Africa. But there is a lot more about South Africa which attracts tourists from all around the globe.

Visit the Cape Wine-lands where you get to see the beautiful wine growing right in front of your eyes. There are about 200 plus different wine estates situated in this stretch of Wine-land. If you love marine animals and would want to see a whale then Hermanus is the place to go to. You can watch the giant whales up close when they come to calve and mate. In the Eastern Cape Province you have some game reserves which are filled with exciting wildlife experiences.

Enjoy amidst nature at its best in Yellow Stone

Monday, January 9th, 2012

The Yellow Stone National Park is considered as one of the best tourist attractions in America. The park is entirely located within the Rockies and displays a great variety of fauna and flora species. People from all over throng here to get a glimpse of the native wildlife here such as cougars, wolves, bears and bisons.

Then, Yellow Stone is also famous for its beautifully colored geysers and pools scattered throughout. The most notable of these is the “Old Faithful” geyser. The geyser eruptions and vibrant pools are the result of super volcano lying beneath the apparently safe granite Rockies Mountains.

The pool colors are created from volatile chemicals that come out from volcanic activities within. Thus, these pools are famous among the many natural spring pools of the world. Besides, YellowStone also offers hiking, horse backing and river rafting to its visitors.

Essentials you need to carry when out for camping

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

If you are always on a spree for exotic adventures, a camping is a must-to-do in your wish list. But while going out for camping you need to aware of the essential things to pack on for the much awaited trip. Here are the points.

First of all, get a pair of comfortable hiking shoes since camping is chiefly about walking on and that too on some different terrain. Then, you should always be equipped with appropriate clothing while on your camping trip. If it’s winter, then don’t forgt several jackets, earmuffs, beanies, scarves and gloves. The summer camps call for comfy T-shirts and shorts.

Then, a first-aid kit is a must for every camping trip. Besides, the campers need to pack for a powerful, handy flashlight, binoculars, folding camp chairs & camping tables, compass and maps. Lastly, don’t forget about your personal items plus toiletries such as tissue papers, moist towellettes and sunscreen etc.

Learn to pack for a skiing trip

Friday, January 21st, 2011

Are you looking forward to your coming skiing trip this winter? That’s great given that a skii vacation offers for excellent adventure and amusement opportunities. But before everything one must know how to pack for a skiing trip. First of all get a comfortable skii-jacket as you are going to need it for the entire trip.

Then, pack into a pair of salopettes with shoulder straps. Don’t forget your gloves and get 2 pairs of them, one for skiing and the other pair for roaming around. Socks are the next bullet on your packing list. Make sure to take many pairs of thick and long ankle socks that you would be wearing everyday while on the vacation. Then, there are thermal leggings to bag in which would be necessary under the salopettes.

You can also take a jumper while you would be walking around the place. In addition, snowboard boots are a must while you are on a skiing trip. One can even pack in some slippers for the casual walks along the resort. Finally, don’t forget sunglasses and goggles.