by / on February 25, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Tips 'n Tricks

7 Tips for a First-Time Snorkeler

The views are great when you’re lying on a sandy beach, staring out onto the open ocean—but mere feet away, the views get even better under that salty water! Snorkeling is an easy way to explore the mysteries of the […]

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by / on February 24, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

6 Reasons to Head to Byron Bay, Australia

Near-perfect weather year-round. World-renown surf breaks—and lots of them. Home to sandy beaches, to a thriving artist community, and to dolphins mingling with surfers in the warm waters of the Pacific, it’s easy to fall in love with Byron Bay, […]

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by / on February 21, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

Top Beach Getaways for the Single Gal

Are you a single gal looking to escape the daily grind? Get ready to pack your bags and start living life on a beach getaway. “Life’s a beach,” as you experience the best of the sun, sand and sea with […]

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by / on February 20, 2014 at 12:00 pm / in Travel and Leisure

The 6 Best Beaches in Vancouver

It’s fun to play outside in Vancouver, British Columbia. Sure, it can be wet—but what’s a little rain when you’ve got a mild climate year-round to explore 1,300 hectares of parks, a series of mountains just outside the city limits, […]

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by / on February 20, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

Top US Beaches to Hunt for Shells

Collecting shells is a favorite past time for beach combers, and not just a childlike activity. Whether you actively search for shells or randomly collect a shell as you stroll on by, shelling is a natural, yet meditative, task while […]

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by / on February 19, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

Biggest Swells ever Surfed Caught on Video

It’s no surprise surfers have a natural affinity for the ocean and it’s waves. However, select surfers have the bold and daring nerves to conquer some of the largest swells in the ocean. Although measuring the exact height of a […]

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by / on February 18, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

Top Volleyball Beaches

Sand volleyball is part of the beach culture attracting sun worshippers to spike their activity level. Sand volleyball began in Santa Monica back in the 1920’s creating a genesis of tournament play. It then became an official Olympic sport in […]

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by / on February 17, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

Life is Just Beachy – Supplies for the Ultimate Beach Outing

Nobody likes to end up at the beach on a beautiful, sunny day just to realize that they forgot the sunblock. Now, these unfortunate beachgoers will either end up going back home (hopefully on their PJ Cruiser) to retrieve said […]

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by / on February 14, 2014 at 12:00 pm / in Travel and Leisure

7 Best Snorkel Spots in Hawaii

Snorkeling is a must-experience Hawaiian activity. There are not too many places in world where snorkelers are presented with clear visibility, fertile reefs and tropical wildlife. The Hawaiian Islands boast plenty of snorkel-friendly locations, but we’ll let you in on […]

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by / on February 14, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

Best Dog Friendly Beaches

Dog lovers are obsessed with finding Fido-friendly places where man and dog unite to enjoy life.  And there’s no better place than a beach where dogs run free, frolic in the water and chase toys amidst the ocean waves. Whether […]

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