Month: April 2020

be kind coronavirus
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It takes nothing to be kind

I’ve been an American expat in New Zealand for seven years, and I’ve never been more grateful for this country welcoming me with open arms, especially now amid the COVID 19 pandemic. In a few short weeks, I will qualify for permanent residency, which I can’t wait for.  I love everything about New Zealand. From […]

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Best Fat Bike Fenders Of 2020
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Best Fat Bike Fenders Of 2020

Big tires are the defining feature of a fat bike. Those giant pieces of rubber bring epic traction and comfortable cushioning, but they also attract a lot of road debris. You’ll often see tire makers claim that their fat bike tires “shed mud” easily. That’s a good thing if you want to keep your tires […]

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safari in botswana
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On safari in Botswana – what you need to know about exploring the Okavango Delta

Few would argue there is nowhere better on earth to go on safari than in the legendary Okavango Delta in Botswana. The closest thing to an Eden left on earth, the Okavango Delta, sits at the heart of Southern Africa, and it is one of the most significant inland deltas in the world. In a […]

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Co-Op Cycles Drt 1.1
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Best Mountain Bikes Under $1000 of 2020

A high quality mountain bike, kitted out with good components and a brand name you can trust, all for under $1,000? Sounds too good to be true, right? Plus you want to make sure you’re not missing out on any style points out on the trails either…is it possible? Absolutely! We’ve done the hard research […]

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travelers diarrhea
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How I look after my gut while traveling

‘This gloriously TMI blog post is brought to you by Travelan, a dietary supplement that helps promote digestive health while traveling.  A few key moments stay with us from our travels and adventures around the world. Experiences that shape and define us go hand in hand with travel. These intrepid experiences are what change us […]

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Best Surf Shoes of 2020
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Best Surf Shoes of 2020

Whether you’re surfing, stand up paddleboarding, or kayaking, the best surf shoes are going to help take your aqua-bound adventure to the next level. Blurring the lines between sneaker and sandal, these surf shoes are bound to keep you sure footed, deliver tons of traction, and promote quick drying. We’ve combed through the web to […]

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bay of islands
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15 photos to inspire you to visit the Bay of Islands

There aren’t many pockets of New Zealand I’ve yet to explore, but there was one genuinely iconic spot missing from my list – the Bay of Islands. While I’ve been to Northland before and loved it, the top of the North Island is pretty huge. From Auckland to Cape Reinga, the tippy top of New […]

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