Gear Guides: 7 essentials to keep in your hiking pack at all times

Sometimes, it’s the simplest little things that can make your adventures run smoothly. It doesn’t matter if you’re packing for a 3 day hiking trip or just heading out for a quick day hike – with a few useful everyday-carry essentials you can be prepared for anything on the trail. These are the items we…

Gear Guides: how to layer for hiking adventures

Heading out hiking? Make sure you are wearing the appropriate layers and you can be prepared for any weather conditions. We spoke to IGO Adventures, an adventure travel company for people who want to get more out of life, to get top tips on what to wear for hiking, walking, or any other challenge. One…

Gear Guides: How to Clean and Care for Hiking Boots

Walking boots get put through their paces, often over rough and unforgiving terrain. We recommend giving your boots some much needed TLC from time to time, to ensure you get optimum performance from your boots for the longest amount of time possible. Here are six simple steps to follow: Scrub clean After a trip, take…

Enjoy a walk in nature!

Modern day living in today’s hyperconnected society can be draining even at the best of times. Sometimes it’s essential just to slip away from the weekly work cycle and escape the city. Stepping away from Facebook, turning off the smartphone and reconnecting with nature revitalises and rejuvenates. With its thumping soundtrack and inspiring visuals, this…