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Welcome to the ‘Airbnb for Everything’ Age

October 8th, 2019 at 12:03 pm » Comments Off

In the sublet economy, you can turn anything into extra cash: your house, your car, your boat, or your backyard. Jaclyn Baumgarten grew up sailing on Lake Michigan. Her happiest memories take place on boats with her family, carefree on the open water; as adults, her older brothers both purchased boats so they could extend […]



Carbon fiber camping trailer sustains itself off-grid with “endless” power and water

March 21st, 2019 at 11:11 am » Comments Off

The Sonic X’s slide-out increases interior space, providing room for a comfy dining lounge with wraparound… A new style of trailer for an evolving breed of traveler, the Sonic X from KZ Recreational Vehicles adds a little more self-sustainability to the camping trailer world. With its solar-backed lithium battery bank, the 26-footer is designed to […]



Two Americans invented a wood burning stove that could save millions of lives – and it also charges your phone

September 25th, 2017 at 10:23 am » Comments Off

The CampStove 2 is a wood burner which uses no charcoal or liquid fuels to operate, using only wood for fires.



The Future of Camping Could be in This High-Tech Tent

October 12th, 2016 at 7:25 am » Comments Off

  For those who prefer the comforts of home to pitching a tent in the great outdoors, a new innovation could make you rethink roughing it. The past few years have seen a new suite of products take the camping world by storm, offering high-tech, if not downright luxurious, alternatives to the basic nylon-and-metal tents […]



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