6 Strategies to Lighten Your Bug Out Bag - WillowHavenOutdoor Survival Skills
Is it time for BOB to go on a diet??? One very popular question I get is about Bug Out Bag weight. Unfortunately, it’s never that there is TOO MUCH space left over in the pack. I’m always ask for ideas about how to reduce pack weight and eliminate unnecessary items. Below are 6 tips I’ve come up with for cutting weight from your BOB. Hopefully, one will work for you or at least help you brainstorm a creative solution. I’ve found that when you’re really getting serious about cutting Bug Out…
Stop Overpacking for Trips With a “Luggage Audit”
Most of us tend to overpack when we travel. You might as well toss in those extra shirts, chargers, and camera gadgets because you never know what you might need, right? Of course, you then end up not using half the stuff you bring. If this sounds familiar, consider a “luggage audit” next time you travel.
Traveling After a Terror Attack
From the Paris attacks to the Manchester bombing, it seems like European terror events are happening with more and more frequency. How could we willingly put ourselves in danger and take students with us? We do so because we agree with expert traveler Rick Steves’ idea that “There’s an important difference between fear
Defeating Homesickness While Studying Abroad
Your London adventure is starting, so why don’t you feel excited? It’s natural to feel nervous and homesick before the trip and during your first few days, but we want you to have the smoothest adjustment possible. Here are some ways to make London feel more like home and to start making happy memories. Before the Trip