The most important features of a sleeping mat for our kind of travel are: endurance, comfort and lightness. That’s why we chose the Pro Mat Extreme sleeping mats. They weigh only 794gr (1 lb., 12 oz.) and when packed, their size is very manageable. Only 14.6cm x 14.6cm x 29 cm (5″ x 5″ x … Read More
We couldn’t decide what kind of luggage would be the best to withstand the load of spare parts, tools and other heavy objects we carry. And it’s not only the weight but also the shape and the material of all this stuff that make carrying it tricky. When we saw the Red Fox Expedition Duffel … Read More
We need to begin describing the RedFox Basalt Climbing pants from their best feature: they are amazingly comfortable! From the first day we started wearing them, the fabric didn’t need to adjust to our body types. We felt as if we had put on our best yoga pants, but disguised as casual khakis. Their mix … Read More
We chose the Arctic -20 sleeping bags mainly for their temperature range, their low weight and their good insulation. However, when we started using them we discovered more features that made us love them. First of all, they’re lightweight (1460 g / 3.2 lbs. / 51.5 oz) and they can be squeezed into their bags … Read More
For the first part of our trip around South America in 2014-2015, we had chosen the RedFox Comfort 3 tent to be our home. After 15 months of almost everyday use under various conditions, its performance left us more than satisfied. That’s why we preferred the exact same tent for the second part of our … Read More
When you are on a motorbike for hours, being dressed like an onion, with multiple layers, is the key for the various temperatures throughout the day. But it is very important to wear comfortable clothes that also keep you warm when the temperature is low. The RedFox Z-Dry Hoody proved to be the perfect base-layer, … Read More
The RedFox Secret Agent N1 is a thin, light zippered pouch you wear around your waist for stashing important papers when traveling. But the main reason we have them is because they can be worn under our shirts and remain well-hidden (stealth mode on!). It is important to be able to keep all documents and … Read More
When we did our research about Uruguay, among the information on the interesting places, the endless beaches and the colorful towns, there was another kind of information, that worried us a bit: the high cost of living.