Why Today’s Women’s Swimwear Looks The Way It Does (A Historical Perspective)

Bikini, burkini, one piece, tankini – bathing suits for women come in many types and styles around the world.  How many do you own? For most people, summer is not imaginable without at least one bathing suit, whatever style you prefer. This is especially true if you’re a “water baby”; someone who loves to hang out at …

We Review The Best Pool Floats of All Time!

Pool floats are one of the essential pool accessories, and kids and adults alike go crazy for them!  Just the sight of a bright and colourful pool float is enough to make any gathering turn into a party. Strange as it may sound, a pool float can be your best friend, whether you like to …

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The Evolution Of Kayaking

Definition The word kayak means “man’s boat” or “hunter ship”, as they were first developed in northern regions of the world for the purpose of hunting and exploring.   Kayaks were originally a one-person boat, and at one time they were expressly built by and for the hunter with the help of his wife, who sewed the …

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The History Of Surfing

Did you know that Hawaii is the birthplace of surfing?  It happened back in 1779 when the first known written document about surfing was made just a few months after the death of the famous explorer, Captain Cook. The author of the text about surfing or he’e nalu, (which means to slide on the waves) …