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Camping Gear - Nemo Tents


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Camping RTW Trip Planning Travel

Camping Gear for Our RTW: Months of Research Paid Off

By on August 22, 2016

It took about six months for us to research and acquire all of the camping gear we have with us on this RTW trip. With space in our backpacks at a premium, and weight being critical, it was a task we didn’t want to rush. Fortunately for us, our…

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3


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Lifestyle RTW Trip Planning Travel

10 Travel Electronics for our RTW Trip

By on June 23, 2016

Travel has changed. The internet and the variety of travel electronics available has revolutionized the way we travel.  In 1996 I (Dirk) spent about 4 months backpacking throughout Central America.  The only electronic device I had with me was a waterproof 35mm camera.  We went to the village phone…

Top 10 Questions


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RTW Trip Planning Travel

7 Days to Launch: Top 10 Questions

By on September 16, 2015

We are 1 week out from our RTW (Round the World) launch, and the word of the day is, “Yikes!”
It seems that everywhere we go, we run into well-intentioned friends and acquaintances, who enthusiastically say things like, “So, are you ready?” or “Wow, I’ll bet you’re excited!” or “Are…

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