Archive for July, 2013

#FriFotos: I’m on a Boat

#FriFotosfollow is a weekly Twitter chat where travelers can share their favorite photos based on a certain theme. To see this week’s theme and photos, search #FriFotos on Twitter. Tweet one of your own and join in the fun!...


Exploring The Poor Knights Islands Marine Reserve

The Poor Knights Islands are the remnants of a 4 million year old rhyolitic volcano. Sitting at the edge of the continental shelf, the islands are a heaven for marine life and offer intrepid explorers the chance to discover an ...



Best in Travel: Uruguay’s Coastline, Portugal’s Oldest Town and Best Layover Airports

Every Wednesday, we round up the best of the online travel media and feature it here on Best in Travel. To join in the fun, follow us on  on Twitter @WildJunket and tag your favorite stories with #WJmag. We’ll bring  t...


 
 
 
 
 

Renegade Campervan – Britz, Australia

It is the most spacious campervan that we tried and it's perfect for a whole family. This campervan appeals to family travelers or a large group of friends that want to enjoy a good level of comfort while on the road.



Savoring Shodoshima: Japan

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Summer 2013 offee and a hamburger?” a smiling barista named Hirai asks me. It’s a damp, drizzly day on Shodoshima Island, the second largest in Japan’s Seto Inland Sea. Five ho...


Book Giveaway: Beneath the Lantern’s Glow Book of Travel Sketches

Talented sketch artist and regular contributor to WildJunket Magazine, Candace Rose Rardon, has recently launched her first book of travel sketches, Beneath the Lantern’s Glow.  The book is a collection of watercolor sketch...



Top 10 Beaches in Israel

Israel is renowned for its long, hot summers and its excellent beaches. Much of Israel’s western coastline borders the Mediterranean Sea,  where the Red Sea lies at the southern tip. In no particular order, these are the top...


The Top 5 Gifts Travelers Really Don’t Want

I’ve never been ungrateful for any gift I’ve ever received, but there are some things that I’ve been given before a backpacking trip that I’ve carried around for months without ever opening. I’m sure we’ve all recei...



#FriFotos: Similar Smiles

#FriFotosfollow is a weekly Twitter chat where travelers can share their favorite photos based on a certain theme. To see this week’s theme and photos, search #FriFotos on Twitter. Tweet one of your own and join in the fun!...


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Stealth Hoodie LT, Triple Aught Design

Overall we find this softshell hoodie to be extremely well constructed, with top class materials and a great addition for an all-weather adventure trip. On the downside, the price tag is quite steep and it needs to be layered w...