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Hiking in a group or alone, fast or slow? Wrong or Right?

By |November 18th, 2021|Adventurous Thoughts|

Hiking in a group or alone? Hiking fast or slow? What is right and what is wrong? Let me break it up to you, there is no right or wrong when it comes to hiking as long as you are not harming anyone else, being a liability, or leaving trash behind. Other than these, do hike however it pleases you. The above is an executive summary of the blog. But [...]

7 essentials to survive a day gone wrong in the mountain

By |September 28th, 2021|Tips & tricks|

Disclaimer: the below are merely tips to help you survive a day-gone-wrong in the mountain. You still need to take extra care when venturing around. The best way to survive the mountain is of course by staying at home watching Netflix. Do not assume adventures don’t go wrong. In fact, adventures go wrong all the time, but on different levels. Some levels are minors, like some unexpected rain or [...]

Rabi Tower – The infamous hike of Khorfakkan

By |September 4th, 2021|Hiking, trekking, UAE|

Rabi Tower hike was one of those places I never wanted to visit. It is simple if my social media feed is abducted by a place, I simply choose not to be there since it means one thing: the mass crowd. But life had different plans for me. My family and I were camping nearby Khor Fakkan during midweek, and we decided to give Rabi Tower hike a go [...]

All you need to know about taking your baby camping

By |March 22nd, 2021|Adventure, Adventurous Thoughts, Baby, Camping|

baby camping Camping can be challenging, nevertheless with a baby. I will share all my knowledge and experience of camping with a baby. In addition, I will share some tricks and ideas. Regardless, you must take extra care and be cautious when taking your baby camping. Camping means different things to different people. Before we had our baby, we mainly camped on the go, through all weathers, [...]

Jebel Mleiha Hike – Fossil Rock

By |January 27th, 2021|Adventure, Hiking, Sport, UAE|

UPDATE SEPTEMBER 2021: MLEIHA MOUNTAIN HAS BEEN CLOSED OFF FOR TOURISTS. IT IS BEING TURNED INTO A PAID FEE. Some might not like this, but I believe making it paid will reduce the traffic and potential accidents. In addition, it will support the conservation efforts of the area and developing it further. AND WE WILL SEE NO TRASH I hope Jebel Mleiha Hike - Fossil Rock [...]

Outdoor Gear Care

By |June 2nd, 2020|Adventure, Hiking, Sport, trekking|

When it comes to outdoor gear care, there is no size fit all… there are many variables that will shorten your gear’s life span, and these variables are too impacted by many factors such as: The type of gear you have The year they were manufactured The manufacturing material The place you store them in The place you use them at The weather you use them in The usage [...]

10 must-knows about the world’s deepest cave Krubera Voronya

By |May 21st, 2020|Abkhazia, Adventure, Caving, Sport|

ONE: The first thing you need to know about Krubera Voronya, it no longer holds the title of the deepest cave. BUMMER! Now I have to change all the titles of my stories. It lost the title to its neighboring cave Veryovkina cave when team Perovo-speleo (led by Pavel Demidov and Ilya Turbanov) managed to finish its exploration reaching a depth of -2,212m, only 16 meters deeper. Can you [...]

Top 5 caves I explored in Oman

By |May 7th, 2020|Adventure, Caving, Oman|

“Wait, what! There are caves in Oman?”, this is the reaction I often get when I tell someone I explore caves in Oman. Followed by “but it is a desert”...  Oman has one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world, rich in its geological history dating back for more than 600 million years. This mountain range, called Hajjar mountains, holds a 3,000m mountain called Jabal Shams (aka the [...]

I survived a Deadly Viper bite – update

By |May 6th, 2020|Adventure, Inspirational Stories, Motivation|

A viper similar to the one that bit me Back in November 2015, I survived a deadly viper bite. A battle I miraculously won after spending 3 nights in intensive care, hanging onto life by a thin thread. The venomous snake took me by surprise, yes, me out of all people, was caught off-guard by this little marvelous creature. It was a little baby Saw scaled viper, [...]

3 wise tricks to do during the Lock-Down

By |March 28th, 2020|Adventurous Thoughts, Inspirational Stories, Motivation, Sport|

Great, you are here now, that means you are ready to find out the breakthrough of the century. BEHOLD! I am about to dump some wisdom on you that will blow your mind… Do you feel it? did you feel the wisdom? Well, of course not! I have no wisdom nor a breakthrough to hand you. And if you are in hunt of such content, you probably will never [...]

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