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How To.. Pack a Backpack

Packed efficiently, a backpack can swallow an amazing array of gear. But what goes where? There’s no one right way … Read more

How To…Use Walking Poles

Fortunately, there’s a quick learning curve when it comes to using walking poles. With a handful of tips and suggestions, … Read more

How To… Choose and Use Walking Poles & Staffs

Walking poles and staffs are standard equipment for many walkers and hikers. The reasons why are simple: They enhance your … Read more

How To… Use Sunscreen

To get the most from your sunscreen, follow the label instructions. When to apply: 15 minutes before sun exposure begins. “That … Read more

How To… Patch a Down Jacket

Kittens, campfires and thorny bushes all have it in for your jacket, and just one little hole can let lots … Read more

How To… Deal with Bee and Wasp Stings

Bee and wasp stings: both have stings that can be seriously painful. Honey bees leave stingers in people, while other … Read more

How To… Prevent Motion Sickness

What Is Motion Sickness? Motion sickness is caused by fluid movement in your inner ear, which controls your sense of … Read more

How To… Choose Travel Insurance

Getting Started Before you purchase travel insurance, do a little research. Find out what’s covered by your homeowner’s insurance, credit … Read more

Bargaining Tips for Travellers

This article gives you general tips on how to bargain fairly and effectively. Bargaining is common in developing countries and … Read more