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11 Things to Know Before You WWOOF Volunteer

After volunteering for five days on small farm– complete with ultra fresh meals and a bit of farming work in a picture perfect setting — I’ve learned a good bit about WWOOFing (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms). In retrospect, there are a few things I wish I would have known before going. You Don’t Have to Work Long Hours Because some farms don’t need all the volunteers they have at one time, or if you are paying for part of your stay, you don’t necessarily have to work long 8+ hour farming days…. Your answer, be it “I spent all my money and need to live for free until my plane ticket home” or “I want to know how to garden” or “I want a different experience” should help you figure out what type of farm you want and how long you want to stay.

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Best Earth-Friendly Products and How They Make a Difference

While green living has become second nature in many ways, sometimes we want convenience. Other times, we don’t know there are sustainable options or earth-friendly products available. And as much as we want to use what we have, we still shop. We are consumers. The great news is we can shop and still be environmentally conscious. We can buy products which will minimize our impact. There are some purchases which eliminate the need to buy other products. Others extend the life of products. The best eco-friendly products are made with low-impact materials, minimal packaging, and help communities or non-profit organizations as well. Best earth-friendly products We will continue adding to this list as we find more innovative eco-friendly products. There are many things we can do to live green. Here are our favorite eco-friendly products for home. Some will be good for traveling as well. Reusable Lotus Produce Bags For many … Read more

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Best Camera Backpack for Travel in 2022: Complete Reviews With Comparisons

Best Camera Backpack for Travel – Whether you’re a professional photographer, or just like to take snapshots of your vacation to bring home, having a good camera along for your trip is a great idea. We all know that every inch of room in your luggage is precious and likely already accounted for. That’s why we’ve done the research to find the best camera backpack for travel and included five choices with in-depth reviews. We also included an extensive Camera Backpack buyer’s guide so that you have the information you need to make sure you spend your money on the perfect backpack, as well as an FAQs section to answer questions. Some things to consider in a travel camera backpack are: Padded shoulder straps Hip belt, waist belt, hip strap, wheels  Additional storage space for: Extra lenses, including zoom lens Travel tripod Secure pocket for extra battery and memory cards Padded dividers for other photo gear Material Water … Read more

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Best Travel Yoga Mats of 2022 Reviews and Guide

Best Travel Yoga Mats – If there are two goals that most of us want to accomplish, it would be these two: to travel more and to get more fit. Bringing a compact yoga mat while traveling will help you do both. After all, whoever said that you can’t accomplish your fitness goals while also traveling at the same time?  What to look for in a travel yoga mat: Compact size Lightweight Portable Non-slip Made from eco-friendly materials  Machine washable – a bonus! Best Travel Yoga Mat Reviews YOGO Ultralight Travel Yoga Mat Our favorite is this folding yoga mat from YOGO. It comes in two sizes, regular or long. Both have a good grip and won’t slip and slide. Not only is it super compact and foldable, it fits easily in a backpack, gym bag, or carry-on luggage. The best part is it’s made from natural tree rubber and cotton. … Read more

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Best Travel Pillow of 2022 Review

Best Travel Pillow – Long journeys, whether on planes, trains, or busses, can be very uncomfortable, especially if you want to rest your head and get some sleep. More often than not, you’ll end up with a painful neck. Well, this doesn’t have to happen. With a good travel neck pillow, you will be able to relax and feel good. What to consider before buying a travel pillow Packing space it takes Does it have a breathable cover Does it have a removable washable cover Cost If it attaches to luggage Travel pillow design Classic u-shaped travel pillow Rectangular travel pillows Inflatable neck pillow Compressible pillow Best Travel Pillows Reviews There are many styles and types. Find the best travel pillow to keep you comfortable and help you get quality sleep while traveling. Travelrest Ultimate Travel Pillow & Neck Pillow While u-shaped travel pillows are what many people think of … Read more