HONEYMOON VIETNAM VISA LESSONS

Jane Baumgartner ABROAD, LIFESTYLE + CULTURE Leave a Comment

Honeymoons are for relaxing, sleeping in, and enjoying a lavish trip with your new partner for life. Ok, for some, this is what honeymoons are, for us we chose to push ourselves to a new place and explore something foreign to both of us. We knew there would be a pinnacle moment where we would truly be challenged, frustrated, and …

7 WAYS TO HAVE A SPONTANEOUS HONEYMOON

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Every honeymoon is unique, there’s never a wrong place to start a life together. After seven months of marriage, Outdoor Junkiez founders Jane and Drew Farwell have finally decided to share all. Tune in for our Honeymoon inspired blog series that will take you on our month long adventure of tuk-tuks, veggie samosas, bahn mi’s, and junk boats. How about …

WHY I GIVE OUTDOOR TRAVEL TIPS: A NOLS STORY

DrewFarwell ABROAD 3 Comments

NOLS, for those not familiar, is one of the most professional: outdoor training, wilderness first aid and leadership schools in the world. It is also a serious gear playground and testing operation. Not officially of course but unofficially, I had valid excuse to stock up on fresh gear with the intention of beating the sh*t out of it for 3 …

WAIMEA CANYON, A VA-JOURNEY by Danya Hakeem and Samantha Ruiz

Jane Baumgartner HAWAII Leave a Comment

Danya and Samantha share their breathtaking journey through the Waimea Canyon, river crossings and all, as they celebrate and revel in their strengths as individuals and as a group of women exploring Mother Nature. Enjoy their experience, and learn from their advice! Thank you to these ladies for using OJz to rent the missing camping gear pieces they needed to …

TOP 12 REASONS TO RENT OUTDOOR GEAR IN HAWAII

OutdoorJunkiez GEAR, HAWAII 2 Comments

Renting gear while you travel offers a range of benefits that go beyond just saving money and travelling light. Whether you’re flying to or around Hawaii, or planning your next big adventure, be sure to make gear rental and Outdoor Junkiez part of it. Be a minimalist and lighten your load by leaving the bulky items behind. Search for all …

“WOMANWANDERS” SHARES HER DREAM BACKPACKING LIST FOR SOUTH AMERICA

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Our OJz Ambassador, Rebecca aka Womanwanders, continues tackling mountains, moutain-biking down treacherous hills, and shares her dream packing list after being on the trails for a few weeks. Take notes ladies (and gents), as one of the biggest challenges pre and during our adventures has to do with what happens to be strapped to our backs. Did I leave enough …

COTOPAXI: NECK OF THE MOON

OutdoorJunkiez ABROAD, PARTNERS

Meet Rebecca, our wanderlust outdoorjunkiez ambassador from womanwanders! Follow her solo journey through the beauty of South America and learn about her help exchanges, kite surfing, and backpack living lifestyle. On her latest trek she takes us to Cotopaxi, Ecuador. Tune in forher travel tips as she continues her journey! I stood outside the bus at the base of Cotopaxi …