• How To Help Save Lions With Lion Shirts
    Unbeknown to most people, the lion population across Africa is rapidly depleting. There were over 1 million lions roaming the earth 2000 years ago. Since the 1940’s when lion numbers were estimated at 450,000, the population has been nearly wiped out across Africa. Recent reports into lion numbers have estimated as few as 20,000 animals remain in the region. The reasons for the dramatic reduction in numbers is many cases is due to human growth in these areas. Sometimes this can come down to farmers protecting their livestock from lions looking to feed. Additionally, poaching and canned hunting is […]

Camping

  • Advantages and Disadvantages of External Frame Backpacks
    I hear people talking all the time about external frame backpacks or internal frame backpacks. Asking which is better, which is lighter, etc? Well if you ask me, it’s more about comfort, weight and personal preference. Is one model better than the other? That depends on what and where you will be hiking. Let’s look at the External Frame Backpacks. Some of its characteristics are: – Rigid frame made from lightweight metal, plastic or wood. – The fabric pack is attached to this frame. – You have good ventilation between your back and the backpack. Lots of pockets and […]

Fishing

  • Costa Rica Fishing – An Angler’s Fishing Vacation Paradise
    What makes Costa Rica fishing so special? How about the fact that no spot on earth has produced more “super grand slams” than the Pacific coastal waters of Costa Rica. What is a super grand slam? You can claim this feat by catching a blue, black, and striped marlin and a sailfish all in the same day. If that sounds unreal, that’s only because you haven’t been fishing in Costa Rica. With two major coastlines, one on the Pacific and another on the Caribbean, along with a robust network of rivers and lakes, Costa Rica seems to be primed […]

Hunting

  • How To Help Save Lions With Lion Shirts
    Unbeknown to most people, the lion population across Africa is rapidly depleting. There were over 1 million lions roaming the earth 2000 years ago. Since the 1940’s when lion numbers were estimated at 450,000, the population has been nearly wiped out across Africa. Recent reports into lion numbers have estimated as few as 20,000 animals remain in the region. The reasons for the dramatic reduction in numbers is many cases is due to human growth in these areas. Sometimes this can come down to farmers protecting their livestock from lions looking to feed. Additionally, poaching and canned hunting is […]