Latest Backpacking Stories

2009-08-12 15:07:00

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- There's no where in the world that rivals South Beach as a young, hip place for late-night partying.

2009-08-10 08:00:00

IRWINDALE, Calif., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Incase announced today that Dave Gatto has been appointed chief executive officer (CEO).

2009-08-09 05:29:36

Scottish national parks are dealing with camping equipment so inexpensive many visitors simply abandon tents and sleeping bags, rangers said. Rangers patrolling the bonnie bonnie banks of Loch Lomond sometimes need police escorts, The Scotsman reports.

2009-07-30 07:00:00

DODGEVILLE, Wis., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the imagination that lives within every child, Lands' End has created the ultimate backpack fantasyland called Packland.

2009-07-28 00:50:08

Orthopedic experts at a U.S.

2009-07-27 08:00:00

DUBLIN, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Hostelworld.com, the leading provider of online reservations to the budget, independent and youth travel market, today announced their biggest promotion ever -- the Hostelworld.com Worldwide Golden Ticket Giveaway.

2009-07-09 10:10:00

Despite public belief, tap water could actually be more pure than some bottled water, according to a report from the General Accountability Office on Wednesday.

2009-07-01 02:00:00

LONDON, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- With Glastonbury now behind us, and a scorching summer ahead with numerous other festivals, and the school holidays yet to come, realbuzz.com brings you our top 10 camping tips to survive the fields this summer, plus the lowdown on where in the UK, realbuzz.com thinks the top camping sites are.

2009-06-24 10:45:00

DENVER, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Instapure Brands, Inc. announced today it would donate Instapure water filtration systems to "Bike To Work Day" participants on Wednesday, June 24, 2009.

2009-06-19 07:58:19

A small study has shown that people tend to believe that bottled water is somehow healthier than water from the tap.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".