Kayak Tips: Road tripping Thailand: Weekend getaways to beat the crowds

Kayak Tips: Road tripping Thailand: Weekend getaways to beat the crowds

BANGKOK – Thailand’s southern beaches lure travellers with their turquoise water and dramatic limestone cliffs, but there’s more to explore in the Southeast Asian country that’s one of the world’s most popular destinations.For a Thai road less travelled, try one of these getaways outside Bangkok, far from the overly Instagrammed backpacker hotspots or the party…

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Kayak Tips: Vietnam readies for first ever kayak race in the northern highlands – VnExpress International

Kayak Tips: Vietnam readies for first ever kayak race in the northern highlands – VnExpress International

By Lan Huong  &nbspOctober 23, 2019 | 11:32 am GMT+7 A snap of a racing test of the Mien River Paddle Cup 2019. The competition will take place at the same time as the Ha Giang province’s buckwheat flower festival. Photo courtesy of Vietnam Suprace. An 18 kilometer kayaking race on the Mien River next…

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Everything You Need to Know for a Remote Trip to the Channel Islands

Everything You Need to Know for a Remote Trip to the Channel Islands

Editor’s Note: In this series, Off the Beaten Path, we’re telling the stories of outdoor guides and how they spend their time off, individually experiencing the very places they uncover for people every day. In this edition, we’re giving all the insights on how to get to California’s Channel Islands yourself and what to bring…

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Kayak Tips: How a Midwestern Survival Camp Is Uniting the Outdoors

Kayak Tips: How a Midwestern Survival Camp Is Uniting the Outdoors

“OK everyone,” Derek Barkeim announced to the loaded van of kids, “this week we’re going to do three things: Build a semipermanent shelter. Do some hide tanning—it’s called brain tanning, but we’re not going to use the actual brain. And we’re going to butcher a lamb.” The hand of a ten-year-old named Jonah shot up. “Can I…

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Kayak Tips: How To Set A Kayak Price Alert: An Easy Way to Save Hundreds

Kayak Tips: How To Set A Kayak Price Alert: An Easy Way to Save Hundreds

When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it…

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Kayak Tips: Destination profile: Vancouver

Kayak Tips: Destination profile: Vancouver

Consistently found topping lists of the world’s most liveable cities, Vancouver’s charms are myriad. Wedged between sea and mountains, its natural setting rivals the likes of Rio and Cape Town while its creative enthusiasm sites it firmly on North America’s West Coast. Taste your way through artisan cafés and craft breweries, marvel at world-class art…

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Kayak Tips: The Lawless Race to Harvest Arctic Icebergs

Kayak Tips: The Lawless Race to Harvest Arctic Icebergs

High-end start-ups and far-flung tycoons are rushing to cash in on the Arctic’s frozen treasures. Regulators are struggling to keep up. Matthew H. Birkhold 11:34 AM ET Stefano De Luigi / VII / Redux I tasted my first iceberg in L’anse aux Meadows, Canada, overlooking the windswept grassland that clings to the northern tip of…

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