Articles written by: Elizabeth Kovar

Elizabeth is a fitness professional, workshop presenter and a travel, health and outdoor writer. Her career has led her to integrate the fitness, outdoor and travel industry to create holistic, stress-free and active programs. She is a Master Trainer for ACE & BOSU and studied yoga in 5 countries. Her favorite hobby is photography and is an animal activist at heart. Kovar is currently planning a 2014 wellness cruise to Alaska! Stay connected @Brainbodykovar | facebook.com/erkovar or www.elizabethkovar.com

Top Ski Resorts in Europe

Top Ski Resorts in Europe

Europe is often thought as the summer destination to enjoy the café life and city streets. But for powder and ski fans, winter is the prime time for traveling. These top ski resorts are luxury in nature and offer primo slopes and hot tubs. Get your ski-legs ready this winter, [...]

Best Pumpkin Patches in America

Best Pumpkin Patches in America

The time has come to pick some pumpkins! Carve jack-o-lanterns, cook pumpkin seeds and make pumpkin pie are some of the many useful ways to use a pumpkin. Each state contains various pumpkin patches, but below are some of the best in the country. Bring lots of cash as these [...]

Top Fall/Winter Camping Tents on the Market

Top Fall/Winter Camping Tents on the Market

Believe it or not, camping is a year-round outdoor pursuit. This means campers must have adequate gear and sleeping tents to uphold erratic seasonal weather. Winter tents are essential to sustain warmth and durability throughout the cooler climates. Below is the fall and winter camping tents on the market. Wenger [...]

Top Dehydrated Food Brands for Camping

Top Dehydrated Food Brands for Camping

Hiking with camping gear is a heavy load to trek with on the trails. After miles of effort, fatigue sets in and the stomach grumbles with hunger. At that point of exhaustion, the body is craving a warm and delicious meal to refuel glucose and energy levels. Save the power [...]

7 of the Best Glamping Tents

7 of the Best Glamping Tents

Ever heard of glamping? It’s glamorous camping and integrates the best of both worlds: luxury and nature. Imagine going to bed in Egyptian cotton sheets and waking up warm thanks to your “in-tent” fireplace. And the amenities don’t stop there – microwaves, kitchen tables and sinks – is this a [...]

World’s Coolest Tourist Attractions

World’s Coolest Tourist Attractions

If you have the travel bug, your body is itching with excitement on what to do next, where to go and who to see. From the depths of the sea to flying high in the sky,  get ready for your new explorations. Below we unearthed the newest and coolest tourist [...]

Interview with Scott West: Director of Intelligence and Investigations for Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, USA

Interview with Scott West: Director of Intelligence and Investigations for Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, USA

The world’s environment is rapidly changing. And for those who follow conservation issues know that the ocean’s ecosystem is forever endanger due to human footprint. The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society is most popularly known through the Animal Planet’s Whale Wars television series. But there is much more than meets the [...]

Most Pedal-Powered Cities in the World

Most Pedal-Powered Cities in the World

Cities around the world, are embracing human movement and reducing carbon footprint with the use of bikes as public transportation. Yes you heard that correct, bikes rule the road and cars are the secondary option. Bicycle-friendly cities are known to have stellar paths, access to key locations, acceptable road use [...]

10 Ultimate Places to See Wildlife

10 Ultimate Places to See Wildlife

One reason why millions of people travel to the outdoors is to view wildlife in their natural habitat. Fascinations with wildlife start from youth, viewing them as cute cartoon characters to later seeing their beastly instincts at work on the Discovery Channel. Observing your favorite animal in nature is a [...]

Top Apps for Outdoorsmen

Top Apps for Outdoorsmen

Technology is ruling the world, which often disconnects us from nature. Thanks to further advancements with smart phones and apps, the cellular device is now a must-pack tool before you trek, ski or summit the unknown lands. In fact, sometimes it makes life a bit easier, but as technology can [...]