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12 Days of Travel Gear Giveaways: Win a Hammock Bliss Ultralight Travel Hammock

And the winner is lucky commenter #16 – Abbie! From the makers of the ridiculously roomy Hammock Bliss Triple comes a stunningly comfortable and compact Ultralight Hammock. The Hammock Bliss Ultralight weighs in at a scant 13 ounces and packs down smaller than the size of a Nalgene water bottle. If you’ve been following this blog you would know that […]

Best Travel Hammocks

Best Travel Hammocks – lightweight, compact, and portable travel hammocks Ever since spending a few nights at Rocking J’s Hammock Hostel in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica, I have been totally stoked on hammocks. Until then I had only been in those old school American styled rope hammocks – you know those ones that look like a fishing net and dig […]

Hammock Bliss Triple Travel Hammock

Hammock Bliss Triple – the world’s largest portable travel hammock This thing is huge!  Purported as the “largest portable hammock on Planet Earth,” the Hammock Bliss Triple measures over 8 feet wide and almost 10 feet long.  This enormous hammock is great for couples that want to snuggle but still have their own space.  With a ridiculously large surface area, […]

Fun Round-The-World Trip Gear at the Outdoor Retailer 2010 Summer Market

This week I am at the Summer Outdoor Retailer Show in Salt Lake City, a twice-yearly event of the latest and greatest outdoor gear and equipment. I spent the first day scouring the exhibition floor for the best new travel packs and spent the second day viewing some non-essential travel items that can make your round-the-world trip say a bit […]

Hammock Bliss Portable Camping Hammock Preview

It’s one of those rare days here in Oregon that we actually aren’t being soaked with rain, and we’ve got our sights on some nice, indian-summer outdoor relaxation. As we’ve committed to not testing outdoor products in our backyards, we decided to hang the Hammock Bliss Portable Camping Hammock from a stop sign and a tree. Besides, there aren’t any […]