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Understanding the EN Standard for sleeping bags

Understanding the EN Standard for sleeping bags

The coldest time of the day is said to be just before sunrise – because the earth has had all night to drive out the previous day’s heat. This is the time when your choice of sleeping bag will either get you in trouble or keep you snugly asleep. So how do you choose the right sleeping bag for you,…

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What is down fill power and why does it matter?

What is down fill power and why does it matter?

Ever wondered what those little numbers on your sleeve mean? Here's our quick guide to understanding down fill power.

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Day Tours in New Zealand & Australia

Day Tours in New Zealand & Australia

Explore Melbourene and you’ll understand why it is renowned as the arts and culture capital of Australiay, Sydney, an absolute feast for the eyes with its gorgeous harbour setting, surf beach suburbs, and hipster style haunts. or Auckland, one of the world’s most liveable cities.

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Microfibres: the unseen plastic pollution problem

Microfibres: the unseen plastic pollution problem

The science is just emerging. But you don’t need a degree to understand that plastics in our oceans is a problem. Here’s what we are doing — and what you can do — to start tackling the problem of plastic fragments from our clothes ending up in waterways.

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Where Nature Goes Wild

Where Nature Goes Wild

…tantamount to finding God. This gritty, awe-inspiring region can be so relentlessly cruel, yet so unbelievably beautiful, it’s reached near mythical status for adventurers the world over. And as I sit in the zodiac, hurtling towards the indomitable, icy blue Grey Glacier, I begin to understand why.

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A look down the supply chain

A look down the supply chain

…to investigate the supply chain of our high–end 800 fill power goose down. He visited farms, slaughterhouses, agents and processors to better understand the real–life challenges they face. I took a train from Shanghai to Lu’an, Anhui, China to visit our white geese farms, where the 800 fill power…

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10 rookie travel mistakes to avoid

10 rookie travel mistakes to avoid

…your card due to 'unusual' (read: overseas) activity. 5. Not reading your airline T&Cs When booking your flights, make sure you thoroughly understand the terms and conditions, especially in relation to how much luggage you can take. Also be clear on whether the dates are movable or fixed and…

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