Fires, hurricanes, floods, zombie apocalypse or a visit from the in-laws are all reasons you may need to head for the hills in a hurry. When you do need to evacuate your home, having a ready-packed 'bug-out bag' that you can grab on the run will make your life so much easier and can even mean the difference between life and death.
Rooftop tents are a convenient, stress-free way to camp. Whether you are car camping, overlanding or out on an adventure, the ability to take your home with you means you get comfort in seconds without the hassle.
Good news campers, we've picked the best camping gear we got to review this spring so you know what to buy for your next camping trip. Gear has to be practical and lightweight as our crew ventures deep into the backwoods.
DIY bug repellent candles: Citronella is great for mosquitoes while peppermint and lemon eucalyptus will send those black flies and horse flies packing.
There are a ton of things you can do to alleviate the irritation of black fly bites and get outside for longer during the spring months. Here are a few of my own tried and tested natural cures for black fly bites.
Car camping allows you to cover a lot of ground on a budget. You can bring more outdoor gear and you get to go further because you aren't spending your money on hotels. Don't throw a bunch of stuff in the back of your car and head for the hills, be prepared in order to get the most out of your holiday.