So if you know me in real life, you would know that myself and running are not friends, myself and cardio of any form other than shopping… are not friends. So since I am currently backpacking around New Zealand with little access to the gym as I usually train weights and a trip to California/Las […]
Backpacking For Beginners
From the Appalachian Trail in the East, to the Pacific Crest Trail in the West, and countless miles in-between, some of the best backcountry hiking destinations in North America are accessible in our national parks. Backcountry hiking means spending at least one night in the wilderness, usually at a designated backcountry campsite or trail shelter […]
[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22.3″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.22.3″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_image src=”https://activetraveladventures.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/18-Best-Outdoor-Adventure-Podcasts-of-2019.png” _builder_version=”3.22.7″ /][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.22.7″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] With over 700,000 podcasts to sift through, it’s hard to cut through the clutter. To make it easier for you to find great podcasts catered towards your outdoor interests, I’ve compiled my list of the 18 Top Adventure […]
This simple and straightfoward guide looks at two elements: gear and training. This site is funded off donations and commissions, and all links are through Amazon. The aim of this article, however, is to make informed recommendations. We never try to sell stuff you don’t need. Like Fetty Wap chips. What you do need are […]
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Manduka yoga mats Angela Lang/CNET Whether you’re new to yoga or a long-time enthusiast, the right yoga mat can make or break your practice. No one wants to be slipping and sliding, have their feet sticking off the edge during Savasana, or realize 15 minutes into class that their knees are bruising. The sheer amount […]
It’s our favorite time of year again. The sun is shining, the snows melting, hiking trails are starting to open, and it’s time to plan your backpacking trips around Vancouver. Whether you’re just starting out or updating your old gear, backpacking can be expensive… really expensive. With all of the options out there and the […]
Even though I’ve been on hundreds of hikes, I’ve never gone on a hike into a forest alone. I’ve done urban hikes alone, but I was never truly alone and still close to a main road. Why? I just never considered it before because I have always viewed hiking as an activity to do with […]
Financial Goals Achieve a net worth of 270K by 31st December 2019 (Age:27) Achieve passive income of 2.4K in a year Age 28: 3.6K Age 30: 4.8K Career/Business Goals To move to a new Jobs that pays >70K annually, 4.5K per month Free Time/Family Time To spend an afternoon each week trying out a new […]
Slovakia is an adventure travel paradise. Filled to the brim with sparsely populated national parks, rugged mountain peaks and glacier lakes, Slovakia is tailor made for adventure travel, and provides an endless playground for any intrepid traveller wanting to test themselves with some epic adventure activities.
Like I said in “Part 1”, the main reason I set my sights on visiting New Zealand over my senior spring break was to do a Great Walk, one of New Zealand’s multi-day hiking tracks that are a big draw for “eco-tourists” (I guess I’m an eco-tourist). These tracks are immaculately maintained by the Department […]
Running provides the perfect opportunity for thinking. In the 21st Century, we’re often overwhelmed with distractions and massive to do lists which prevent us from quality thinking time. In this article, we’ll explore things to think about whilst running. Enjoy, and happy thinking. ‘Very little is needed to make a happy life; It is all within […]
The islands of Thailand profoundly stand to attract the offbeat travellers looking for extraordinary experiences. With the extravagant gorgeous islands in the Gulf of Thailand and the Andaman Sea on the West coast, the country boasts some of the most beautiful islands in the world. The dreamlike beaches with the azure of crystal turquoise water […]