Category: Outdoors

Best tools and apps for travel

Best tools and apps for travel

Here are some essential tools and apps that I use on my phone when travelling: an app for making notes on the smartphone for any travel-related notes, such as to note down places where to go, or any other little pieces of information. There is […]

Question answered: How to extend life of running shoes?

Question answered: How to extend life of running shoes?

The rule is very simple: use them for running only, and clean them with non-agressive substances, such as water and soap, or clothes washing detergent. Definitely don’t play basketball or football with them, because the aggressive running in multiple directions with those sports will produce […]

How to travel like a real traveller?

How to travel like a real traveller?

Did you decide to not take an all-inclusive holiday package with fully organized tour for your next holiday, but instead go after an adventure on your own? Well, this may not be the holiday with your mind on OFF, because your mind will be probably […]

Which sleeping bag to buy for camping?

Which sleeping bag to buy for camping?

In the past years I camped in different areas, from islands in the oceanside all the way to mountainside, and during different periods of the year, from early spring all the way to autumn. Temperatures during the night ranged between around 8 degrees Celsium all […]

Things to consider when buying a travel jacket

Things to consider when buying a travel jacket

There used to be one jacket on Kickstarter for travelling. This one has it all. It has integrated inflatable pillow, a bunch of pockets for different stuff, and can be packed into a small package. It really depends on where you are heading. If you […]

Camping in Sao Miguel, Azores

Camping in Sao Miguel, Azores

This summer we visited a small island in the middle of Atlantic ocena, Sao Miguel – you can read more about our adventure here. Before we went on a trip, we agreed to camp as much as possible. Why? it’s the cheapest option, plus it’s […]

Outdoor activities in Sao Miguel, Azores

Outdoor activities in Sao Miguel, Azores

In September this year, we visited the largest and “main” island of Azores, with the goal to explore, surf, and do a bunch of outdoor activities. The website Visit Azores is relatively full about all of the activities, and we had a look at how to […]

Buying guide: Which hiking shoes to buy?

Buying guide: Which hiking shoes to buy?

First, ask yourself where you intend to hike. In general, with every sport you do, it’s good not to be over-equipped, but also not to be under-equipped. For the hiking shoes, that translates to: you don’t want to heavy and too robust shoes on one […]

Question answered: Can you use alpine ski boots for ski touring?

Question answered: Can you use alpine ski boots for ski touring?

The winter is here and I was questioning whether I can use alpine ski boots for ski touring? The answer is, yes. But you have to get the right type of bindings. There are 2 types of ski touring bindings: ones with the frame into which […]

How to buy best snow trail running shoes?

How to buy best snow trail running shoes?

Best snow trail running shoes under 100 EUR. GoreTex based, waterproof, suitable from autumn to spring. So, the day came when my running shoes started falling apart. Like thousand times up to now. 🙂 Yes, I run quite a lot, even though it’s not my […]