Articles by: Kate Walker

by / on June 6, 2016 at 5:00 am / in Under the Sea

Sea Monsters from Across the World

Sure, you’ve heard of the Loch Ness Monster but how about Mokèlé-mbèmbé? Or Okanagan Lake’s Ogopogo? From seemingly benign sea serpents to creatures that belong in horror movies, we take a look at sea monsters across the world. The Loch […]

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by / on June 1, 2016 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

6 of the Strangest Beaches in the World

From green sand in Hawaii to star skeletons in Japan, this planet of ours is home to a lot of bizarre beaches. Spice up your next holiday in the sun by exploring one of these unusual destinations Papakolea Beach, South […]

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by / on May 30, 2016 at 5:00 am / in Under the Sea

Unexpected Uses for Seaweed

What do fertilizer, ice cream and $2,000 skin balm have in common? Why, seaweed, of course! This jack-of-all-trades marine algae is more than something that washes up on shore and gets tangled in your hair. We promise you’ll never look […]

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by / on May 5, 2016 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach, Travel and Leisure

5 of Iceland’s Most Beautiful Beaches

Perhaps not the first thing one thinks of when envisioning an Icelandic holiday, this Nordic country boasts a thriving beach scene nonetheless. Black sand, white sand, and everything in between—here’s your guide to Iceland’s best beaches. Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach If […]

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by / on April 25, 2016 at 11:00 am / in From Panama Jack

7 Sensational City Beaches

We usually picture beaches with expansive stretches of sand and views for days but sometimes, there are some real gems tucked amidst skyscrapers and concrete. From postcard-worthy Brazilian stunners to tiny Toronto treasures, we’ve rounded up some of the world’s […]

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by / on August 3, 2015 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

How to Choose the Perfect Pair of Sunglasses

When the sun’s shining, one of your best lines of defense against its intense (yet awesome) rays are the perfect pair of shades. From choosing the best shape for your face to determining what works best for your lifestyle, we’ve […]

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by / on July 29, 2015 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

6 Beach Bag Hacks to Try This Summer

Summer’s here and the living is easy. Or at least, that’s the way it should be. When the beach calls, you want to be able to answer without having to deal with any unnecessary fuss. Smart snack storage, ingenious lunchtime […]

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by / on July 24, 2015 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

5 Simple Summer Salads

When the patio beckons, the last thing you want to do is spent any amount of time in a hot kitchen. Save yourself from stove slavery with these easy and delicious recipes that are best served with a side of […]

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by / on June 19, 2015 at 5:00 am / in Around the House

6 Ways to Bring the Beach to Your Backyard

It would be nice to wake up to the sound of the pounding surf every morning but for the majority of us, that just isn’t happening. That being said, there are plenty of great ways to bring the shore to […]

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by / on May 29, 2015 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

Small Coastal Californian Towns Worth Visiting

With the big cities getting all of the press, it’s easy to forget that there are smaller towns along the California coast that deserve some serious love. From laid back surf spots to artsy havens, we’ve rounded up some of […]

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