Added by kobus mans on June 23, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Let’s get a few things out of the way. #1. I’m assuming you are camping, in a tent. #2. I’m assuming that packing space is a concern.
A sleeping bag is one of the most important pieces of personal gear you need to buy. If it gets too cold and you opt to spend the night in a hotel, it will cost much more than camping. Over the course of a long trip, that warm and cozy sleeping bag may save you a lot of money.…
Added by kobus mans on June 21, 2011 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Decide whether to camp based on where you’re going and how you’ll get there. If you’re planning a trip to out of the way places, camping may be the best (or only) way to spend the night. On the other hand, if you’re staying close to civilization, odds are you won’t need to camp and may have trouble finding camping facilities.
Camping gear is the biggest problem. It’s…
Added by kobus mans on April 23, 2011 at 1:30pm — No Comments
We went camping everywhere when I was a kid. Every family vacation I can remember involved a Volvo station wagon and a big patch of dirt to pitch a tent on. Optimists would say my parents did this to build character, in reality, they did it because it was cheap. Ten years later, I’m happy to say I’m gleefully following in their footsteps.
The good times I’ve had under…
Added by kobus mans on April 7, 2011 at 9:30pm — No Comments
In 2008 we set off on an overland adventure across South and East Africa. This article is for those who might be interested in doing something similar but have no idea where to start.
Added by kobus mans on April 4, 2011 at 7:00pm — No Comments