Tips and stories about outdoor adventures, travel destinations and the environment — sun protection






The history of hats - In 4 bites...

Hats have been around for a very long time, and for good reason. The sun can and will burn your head and face if you don’t provide them with the cool relief of shade.  The search for cool sun protection for your head has been going on for thousands of years - Here's a look at the history of the sun hat...

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Martinique - A French Caribbean Island with Great Hiking and More...

As a long-time colony and now an “over-seas region” of France, Martinique is a very unique Caribbean island – The Caribbean and French fusion results in a Euro-style metropolitan flavour to the Caribbean... Martinique is pretty much the centre of the West Indies’ Lesser Antilles and has one of the largest networks of hiking trails that I’ve encountered...

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