Obviously today's society is a very stay at home, anti social group of individuals who see the outdoors as the equivalent of running a marathon. Well over the years I've come to understand that the wild IS for everyone, they just don't know it yet. In many cases, a camping trip is one outdoor enthusiasts ...continue reading "The Guide to Getting Anyone to Love the Outdoors!"

Obviously today's society is a very stay at home, anti social group of individuals who see the outdoors as the equivalent of running a marathon. Well over the years I've come to understand that the wild IS for everyone, they just don't know it yet. In many cases, a camping trip is one outdoor enthusiasts trying to talk someone, usually of the opposite sex, into joining them in the great outdoors. And in most cases the person who has never been camping usually has a difficult time adjusting to sleeping outside. I believe every person has that primeval wild side inside them, it just needs to be drawn out slowly. So from my experience, turning many city dwelling individuals into wanting to be the next Bear grills, I've put together a simple guide to help get your friends or significant other to take a walk on the wild side with you.

The Guide to Getting Anyone to Love the Outdoors!

Question Their Experience

First and Foremost find out what experience your guest has with the outdoors. Did they grow up in a rural area or in a downtown apartment? Have they gone camping in the past? What are the details of the

Montego Bay is the second largest city in Jamaica, and is the capital of St. James Parish. But what really draws visitors to this Jamaican city is its white sandy shores, charming plantations, ideal weather and excellent tourist infrastructure. Sitting on the island nation's north shore, Montego Bay is blessed with a gorgeous coast. It is also the home of Sangster International Airport, the largest international airport in the country.

Fondly referred to as MoBay, the city is actually divided into two distinct sections. One section is the city proper or often called "downtown", and the other section is the beach area, which includes the suburb Ironshore and where most all-inclusive resorts and hotels are located.

The downtown area of MoBay is known to be crowded, noisy and busy. It is a stark contrast to the resorts in the city that promote a relaxing and stress-free lifestyle. The downtown represents the more gritty and urban side of Jamaica that can be give travelers interesting insights about city living. If this sounds like something you would like to do, make sure to come during the day. Nighttime in the city proper is not really safe and streets are not well lit. Be

Imagine yourself getting caught in an unfortunate and unexpected survival situation. Now, think about what kind of survival knives you want to be on your side in this situation. Maybe you would be happy enough to have any knife with you. But since we have learned how being prepared has always been better, of course you would want to have the best one possible.

Here, we have laid out the best survival knives and a short description of each one that will help you decide the best one for you.

Best Survival Knives Available

  • Gerber BearGrylls Ultimate Knife, Serrated Edge

Gerber's 70 years of expertise brought about a collaboration with Bear Grylls which resulted in the development of the 4.75-inch Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife that can help you withstand even the toughest environments. Some of the best features are its ergonomic grip which makes it comfortable to hold.

The dependable stainless steel blade is composed of a versatile serrated edge. The half-serrated blade is designed for a quick work of cutting rope and other fibrous materials. It has a full-tang construction and hard stainless steel in order to serve overall durability and excellent edge retention. This is highly recommended to every adventurers,

If you are thinking of surfing while in the lush country of Costa Rica, then the beach town of Jaco should definitely be one of the top places to consider. Aside from Jaco's sandy shore, what makes this town really attractive to tourists is its ideal weather, vibrant atmosphere and accessibility. Jaco is in fact the closest beach to San Jose. You only need to travel less than two hours from Costa Rica's capital city to reach this iconic beach town.

Jaco's beating heart is its main beach, which is named after the town. Playa Jaco has all the right traits to make it a consistent tourist hotspot. This beach covers a length of three kilometers, and is well-loved for its cleanliness and calm water. Although it is possible to swim in some areas, the beach is also known for its strong rip tide. So extra caution when swimming is highly recommended when in Playa Jaco. If you are seeking a more tranquil environment away from the crowd, then consider heading out to Playa Herradura, which stretches to an impressive seven kilometers.

Jaco is like a one-stop shop when it comes to offering various activities and experiences. It is important to

A serene haven, a rural paradise and a place of myths, these are just some of the things that appropriately describe the island of Gozo. Gozo is actually one of the three islands that encompasses the Maltese archipelago. Lying in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, Gozo has been perceived to be the isle of the goddess Calypso in the legendary Homer's Odyssey.

You won't find the gorgeous Greek goddess on the island anymore, but Gozo's dramatic landscape, spectacular coastline, historical forts and old stone farmhouses will not fail to enthrall you. The island is often compared to its sister island Malta, which is separated from Gozo by an eight-kilometer channel.

Although Malta is a more popular destination to European tourists, Gozo's charm lies in its smaller size and more remote location and simple infrastructure. While here, the emphasis is on appreciating the island's natural attributes like beautiful countryside, rolling hills and romantic sunsets.

You can begin your adventure at the island capital of Victoria, also called Rabat. Victoria is very scenic as it's a walled hilltop city surrounded by lush hills, and the typical Mediterranean landscape. The city is home to many interesting attractions, one of which is the ancient fortress

Want to spend time in a true blue American beach town? Then you should plan a visit to Florida's Fort Myers Beach. The town is situated on the southwestern section of the state, along the banks of the Caloosahatchee River. It particularly sits on a barrier island that stretches for seven miles!

Beach lovers will not get tired of enjoying the soft sand stretches that go for miles and miles. Here the beaches are not only long but also wide and very gradually sloping. Some of the beach-oriented places to explore include Tarpon Bay Beach and Bowman's Beach. In addition, Fort Myers has a reputation of having an upbeat and pleasant atmosphere ideal for visiting families, honeymooners, and all types of tourists.

People exploring Fort Myers usually have no need for a car. You can easily get around on foot or by bike. The island has a number of trails that lead to major areas, including the very picturesque coastline. Aside from being the kind of place where you can just sit and relax on the sand all day long, For Myers is also the kind of place where you can engage in various kinds of outdoor and watersports. You will

Uttarakhand mesmerizes everyone with its classic natural beauty surrounded by the awe-inspiring Himalayan peaks as well as the lush green forests all around. With pleasant temperatures all through the year, travel destinations in Uttarakhand are popular with smart and discerning tourists as places to rejuvenate and unwind, both in summer and winter. Uttarakhand travel destinations offer a mix of everything for everyone, from adventure sports to pilgrimage centers. The valleys are as ancient as the holy places that abound in this friendly and welcoming state. Here are some of the unforgettable travel destinations in Uttarakhand that leave visitors spellbound.

The Valley of Flowers: First discovered in 1931 by a British mountaineer, who was enraptured by this picture-perfect location, it has since grown to be one of the most popular Uttarakhand travel destinations. It is a World Heritage Site with more than 300 different flower species. The Valley of Flowers is now a national park spanning 87 square meters. There are trekking trails, buses, jeeps, ponies, and even helicopters for people to reach the valley according to their convenience.

Rajaji National Park: Set in the Haridwar foothills, this park is as famous for its forest as it is for the hundreds of