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Traveling Ted is a blog that takes readers along on my adventures hiking, canoeing, skiing, and international backpacking. Many blogs focus on one aspect of backpacking, but I tackle both the outdoor adventure side and international exploration as well.

Culinary tour of Las Vegas

Iconic Activities To Do In Vegas

Few more places on earth are as storied and iconic as America’s playground.  People in the mood for adventure, fun, and a little risk will love the desert city of Las Vegas, NV.  It’s the town everyone should visit at least once in their life and almost everyone goes back three or four times more. […]

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How not to get smelled out on your next road trip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MembersMarkDetergent #CollectiveBias I recently returned from a one month long road trip to Maine in New England. Laundry and staying clean was a constant concern while adventuring in the woods and along the rivers of New England. I […]

Pike Trail Pocket Blanket

Pike Trail Pocket Blanket review

Over the weekend, I had an opportunity to try out the Pike Trail Pocket Blanket during a cross-country skiing trip. The product is something I would be more inclined to use hiking, but I am done with backpacking for the season. By taking it with me skiing, I could definitely see the usefulness of the […]

Bolita Hostel

Cooling down on the Bolita Hostel trails

When planning my Costa Rica adventure, I wanted three days in Corcovado National Park; however, I wanted to spend more time in the Osa Peninsula. I made arrangements with Osa Rainforest Rentals to stay three days in Dos Brazos. It was a good decision as I got to see a side of the Osa Peninsula […]

Yavari River Peru

GoPro tips from the experts

Using a GoPro for both photos and videos is not rocket science. After all, it works pretty much like a point and shoot camera, so how difficult can it be? On top of that, the camera can make the right adjustments for each scene on the fly, without much input from the user, so it […]