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How to Wash and Travel With ONLY 2 Pair of Underwear For a Month

Aaron has traveled all over the world on 6 continents (missing Australia!) and uses only a small pack. He typically only travels with 2 pairs of underwear. How is this possible? Isn’t that gross? Nope…he has freshly washed undergarments every day. Aaron shows his washing, maintenance, and drying techniques in this video. Get items in this video at Amazon: Icebreaker Men’s Boxers: https://amzn.to/2qtpQmM Icebreaker Women’s Underwear: https://amzn.to/2NjdKWl ExOfficio Men’s Give-N-Go Boxer: https://amzn.to/2oR7qMD ExOfficio Womens Underwear | Panties for Women | Give-N-Go Full Cut Brief: https://amzn.to/36Cettz  
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Categories: climbing, How To, Podcast, Reviews, Travel, and Trips.

How to Position and Adjust a Backpack Hip Belt for Maximum Comfort – Other Pack Myths Busted

Aaron shows one of the most important features of comfort on a backpack – the hip or waist belt. If this doesn’t fit you properly, you’ll be miserable. Getting the right setup is everything for backpacking. Aaron talks about what matters and what doesn’t. He also dispels the myths about other fit items like shoulder and sternum straps. Get these backpacks on Amazon: Arcteryx Backpacks: https://amzn.to/2PJS2wm Gregory Backpacks: https://amzn.to/2pFZZYZ
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Categories: climbing, How To, Podcast, Travel, and Trips.

How to Choose Between Microspikes and Crampons

Choosing between Microspikes and crampons can be a difficult choice. There are many factors to consider. Aaron talks about the value of each, where they’re both best to use, and how you can more easily decide between the two. Crampons are for more hard-core mountaineering and Microspikes not as much, but you’ll be amazed to hear where he’s seen them used. Get Microspikes on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2Myfr25 Get Grivel G12 crampons on Amazon: https://amzn.to/32qzJjr (Affiliate links) Watch Aaron’s crampon sharpening video: https://youtu.be/qvNvo7kdle8
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Categories: Antarctica, climbing, gear, How To, Podcast, Travel, and Trips.

Can London and Paris be seen in one week and enjoyed?

Please SUBSCRIBE to support this channel – thank you! Aaron has traveled to Europe many times and has visited both London and Paris. He recently received a video request to talk about what to see, how to be safe, and how to manage a week-long trip to London and Paris. If you had three days in each city with a travel day in between, what would you go see? Aaron shares his safety and American insider travel tips into both cities. Get a battery pack on Amazon for your trip: https://amzn.to/2Xl5j2M Get the Lonely Planet London on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2XsS54g Get
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Categories: Travel and Trips.

Suffer-fest to the North Pole

What is it like to take 8 humans and mush dozens of dogs to the North Pole, one of the most inhospitable places on Earth? You can find out in the book North to the Pole by Will Steger and Paul Schurke. In this book, you will find a tale of hardship, triumph, conflict, pain, and death. When embarking on a major expedition, you think you’re aware of the pain you’ll suffer. On the second day, the team had its first dose of suffering and it didn’t end until a week before their triumph. The book is well written and
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Categories: Reviews, Travel, and Trips.

What is La Jolla like?

Travel with Aaron Linsdau, polar explorer and motivational speaker, to La Jolla, CA. This small beach community is inside of San Diego and is one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the county. The best part about it is anyone can visit. It’s not closed off. The animals are a huge attraction. Sea lions, seals, cormorants, urchins, pelicans, and more ply through the sea at La Jolla. Kayakers, snorkelers, swimmers, SUP-ers, and more enjoy the area alongside the animals.
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Categories: Travel and Trips.

The Most Beautiful Bay in America: Mission Bay

Visit Mission Bay in San Diego, the major crown jewel of the city’s park system. Mission Bay has a dedicated bay for sailing and non-powered sports and the east side of the bay is for anyone. You can rollerblade, skate, bike, ride, swim, surf, row, and just about anything else you can think of. Belmont Park and Sea World are major attractions and are a fun way to spend a day. If you have one day in San Diego, Mission Bay is a great way to enjoy it.  
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Categories: Travel and Trips.

What’s Seaport Village in San Diego like?

Tired of the same old shopping mall experience? Have you seen all of your favorite brands here, there, and everywhere? Then you need to visit Seaport Village, the charming waterfront village with unique shops and eateries in San Diego. If you want to have a different selection and find something truly distinct, Seaport Village is your place. Located in downtown San Diego along the waterfront, Seaport is a perfect tourist stop. It’s along the Old Town Trolly route, so it’s easy to hit when you’re touring around.
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Categories: Travel and Trips.

Is Balboa Park Better than Central Park?

Is Balboa Park in San Diego better than Central Park in New York City? You can argue that one after you watch the video. But Balboa Park is 50% bigger than Central Park and that’s a fact. There are well over a dozen museums in Balboa and there are big events all throughout the year. San Diego even has a city organist that plays the largest outdoor pipe organ in the world.
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Categories: Travel and Trips.