We sent two of staff some hiking products for testing at the famous Dragon’s Back Trail in Hong Kong. Here is what they have to say:- Authors’ confession: Our hiking experience amounts to several marches through McRitchie Reservoir, Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, and the tame tropical rainforests of Johor. This is better than having no… More Hiking the Dragon’s Back – #InsiderTalk
If all you know about France is Paris, the Eiffel Tower and baguette, you’re really missing out. #sorrynotsorry There are many other amazing things that France is famous for, from raclette (cheese) to wines to saucisson (cured meat) to the alps. Amongst all these things, we chose the sportiest option (duh!) and took up the challenge of hiking in… More Hiking With The Mont Blanc In View
We suggest taking a good hard look at the products to choose the right hiking poles that best fit your needs and hiking style. You’ll need to take the following into account: Weight: This is a key criterion. The more lightweight your pole, the easier it will be to handle and the less energy you’ll… More Tips: How To Choose A Good Hiking Pole?
The importance and effectiveness of hiking with poles have been underestimated. They’re as important as a helmet for skiing or cycling. This article shows how important poles are for hiking. It’s mostly a question of safety and protection for your joints. Hiking poles can make walking easier on you and keep the risk of falling… More Tips: Why Use Hiking Poles?
At the start of the hiking season, many hikers will be looking to renew their hiking footwear. There are many varieties available, each designed for different types of users. If you are looking to start hiking for the first time, here is our guide to choosing hiking footwear suitable for your needs. Where will you… More Tips: How To Choose Your Hiking Footwear
Most of us feel daunted at the sound of the word “mountain”, and we feel you. Whilst hardcore mountain climbing may not be everyone’s cup of tea, we have found a few sweet spots in South East Asia that will still take your breath away (quite literally too) but are promised to be a lot… More 4 Must-Do Hiking Spots in South East Asia