Nathan Summit Polarized Running Sunglasses Short Review

I’ve had Nathan Summit sunglasses for almost a year now, but since I’ve been a bit busy, I only managed to write this review now. Nevertheless, I’ve worn the Summit sunglasses regularly since receiving them, primarily for sports like running and hiking as well as for everyday use. The Nathan Summit sunglasses were developed specifically…

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Nathan Summit Sunglasses Review

Salomon Sense Ride 5 GTX – Short Review

I purchased Salomon Sense Ride 5 GTX trail runners in November last year and have since been regularly wearing them for trail running, hiking and everyday use. The Sense Ride shoes have become a valuable addition to my collection of sports footwear, which includes Asics Gel-Kayano running shoes and Lowa Renegade hiking shoes. When I…

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Salomon Sense Ride on a hike

Nathan VaporAir 3.0 Hydration Vest Review

I received the Nathan VaporAir 3.0 hydration vest in the beginning of the summer, which was perfect due to nice weather. I immediately started wearing it for long distance running, hiking and even via ferrata trails. Now, VaporAir 3.0 is not my first hydration vest from Nathan. I also have the previous model, the Nathan…

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Ombraz Viale Armless Sunglasses with Side Shields Review

In the heat of summer, I received the Ombraz Viale sunglasses and immediately started wearing them for everyday use, hiking, travelling and even running. I wanted a pair of Ombraz sunglasses ever since I tried my girlfriend’s Ombraz Classic sunglasses. So, what’s so special about the Ombraz sunglasses? Well, they are armless, which has many…

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The side shields are relatively easy to put on

Solo Stove Campfire Review

This summer we’ve been regularly using the Solo Stove Campfire for camping, beach trips and in the garden for extra coziness. The American company Solo Stove has become popular for their smokeless and portable fire pits of all sizes. Today they also produce other products such as pizza ovens, patio heaters and TerraFlame table bowls….

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You add wood through the small hole in cooking ring when you have a pan on it

Suunto 9 Navigation: How does it work?

If you’re interested in Suunto 9 watch, you probably want to know what the navigation on this watch offers. Navigation is one of the core functionalities of Suunto 9. It’s especially useful for those who are into hiking, mountaineering and backpacking. Nevertheless, navigation is also great for running, cycling and other outdoor sports. Especially when…

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Route navigation - the peak POI is seen some meters from the current location

Inflatable vs. Foam Sleeping Pads: What is better?

If you’re new to backpacking, you might find yourself in a dilemma whether to buy an inflatable sleeping pad or a closed-cell foam model. Both options have advantages and disadvantages. Therefore, it’s crucial that you understand the key differences between both product types before making the purchase.  Here we’ll delve into the comparison of inflatable…

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Inflatable sleeping pads require a bit more work. They have to be inflated/deflated and packed

The 5 Best Hikes in Slovenia

Slovenia is a hidden gem in the heart of Europe that offers great possibilities for outdoor sports. If you’re into hiking, you’ll for sure find something you like in Slovenia, whether you seek challenging mountain trails or leisurely walks through picturesque countryside. The Alps in the northwestern part of Slovenia are the most popular destination…

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Ascent to Mount Stenar

Power Banks vs Solar Chargers: What is Better for Backpacking?

Today most people take one or more electronic devices with them when they go backpacking. These devices typically have rechargeable batteries, and their batteries often don’t last for the duration of the whole trip. That’s especially true for smartphones, handheld GPS devices, GPS watches and headlamps. To recharge these devices, you’ll need a device that…

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Power Banks vs Solar Chargers