snorkeling

Vanuatu Underwater Post Office

June 22, 2018

The postal service’s unofficial motto of “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds” would need a special addition on the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu. Diving about 10 feet underwater! The Vanuatu Underwater Post Office, opened in 2003, is the world’s first underwater […]

Ocean Freedom Upolu Cay Reef & Outer Edge Upolu Reef Tour

May 16, 2018

No trip to Straya is complete without a visit to the Great Barrier Reef! And the best way to see it is to take a boat out and get in the water. Our friends at Cairns Premier Reef and Island Tours have a tour that showcases the beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage site with […]

Catalyst Waterproof Case

March 27, 2018

The case that allows you to do your TrailblazerGirl thing without a worry for your phone! Our friends at Catalyst have created a waterproof case that they call the most protective case in the world. We call it essential. It is waterproof up to 16.4 feet, so take it to the beach, jump in the […]

Kona Submariner Waterproof Phone Case

March 21, 2018

It’s in the bag! Our friends at Kona produce some great looking BBQ accessories, but the thing that caught our eye is their Submariner Waterproof Phone Case. If you are going to be on the water, in the water, on the snow, on a dusty trail, or just out and about in the rain, then you […]

GoBag Dolphin

November 6, 2017

Going out in the water, rain, or snow? Then you need the GoBag Dolphin! Protect your phone from water, snow, dust, and sand damage with this handy dry bag. Labeled as the world’s only magnetic self-sealing dry bag, this piece of gear is a must-have for outdoor adventures. The double sealing magnetic closure secures your phone […]

Austin Adventures Costa Rica – Tortuguero to Cahuita National Park

November 6, 2017

Coming March 17, 2018. Enjoy the pura vida in Costa Rica! Austin Adventures is conducting a women only trip to the beautiful Central American country of Costa Rica which borders the Caribbean Sea to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. Highlights of this 9 day adventure include kayaking the canals of Tortuguero National Park, […]

Sven Can See Anti-Fog Gel

July 20, 2017

Ever have a problem with your sunglasses or goggles fogging up? Of course you have! Our friends at Sven Can See have a solution for you with their Anti-Fog Gel. This odor-free, non-toxic spray is convenient to use and works amazingly well in a wide range of temperatures. Before you head outside to do your TrailblazerGirl thing, just spray the […]

Anse Source d’Argent, La Digue, Seychelles

June 23, 2017

It’s officially summer so it’s time to hit the beach! Here’s one that is especially stunning and reputed to be the most photographed beach in the world: Anse Source d’Argent in the archipelago of the Seychelles. With 115 islands making up this country located 1,500 kilometres (932 mi) east of mainland East Africa in the Indian Ocean, it’s no […]

Ocean Reef ARIA Snorkeling Mask

June 8, 2017

Enjoy your time in the water and breath through your nose instead of your mouth! But only if you have the Ocean Reef ARIA Snorkeling Mask! This full face mask has a large, 180 degree field of vision and a one way air circulation system that keeps the fresh air you need separate from the CO2 exhaled. […]

AMEO Powerbreather Sport

May 26, 2017

Eat your heart out Aquaman! The AMEO Powerbreather Sport snorkel will have you swimming like a fish in no time. The patented ventilation system consists of two air pipes parallel to the head that grant continuous inhalation of fresh, oxygen-rich air with no CO2 build up as with a traditional snorkel. Water is also prevented from getting in as […]

mama KULEANA Reef Safe Sunscreen

April 26, 2017

Be kind to the ocean, fish, reefs, and yourself! mama KULEANA Reef Safe Sunscreen lives up to its name. Kuleana is the Hawaiian word for reciprocal responsibility or accepting responsibility with diligence and intent. mama KULEANA is a waterproof, SPF 30 sunscreen handmade with organic shea butter, organic coconut oil, beeswax, organic almond oil, zinc powder, Vitamin E […]

NWSA Flotilla 2017

January 23, 2017

Coming April 1, 2017. Dreaming of warm waters and sunshine…it’s time to start planning for the NWSA Flotilla in the Exuma Islands! Join the National Women’s Sailing Association on their 8-day sailing flotilla through the Exumas, a collection of over 365 islands in the beautiful, sapphire-blue waters of the Bahamas. Choose from a fully-provisioned and captained […]

Tulum Winter Wellness Escape by Serendipity Traveler

January 9, 2017

Coming January 23, 2017. Dodge the cold weather and head south to warm waters and tropical beaches. Join Serendipity Traveler for their Tulum Winter Wellness Escape, a 5 day tour in the Yucatán Peninsula that includes guided visits to ancient Mayan ruins, snorkeling trips, a relaxing massage, and daily yoga. You’ll be treated to private accommodations in […]

Crystal Explorer Kayak

August 12, 2016

It’s crystal clear! The Crystal Kayak Company’s Crystal Explorer Kayak is super cool. With an aluminum frame and designed out of durable, lightweight polycarbonate material with a UV protective coating, this kayak weighs in at 45 pounds. It comes with 2 seats and can be used as a tandem or single kayak and is stable […]

Sandusa

July 22, 2016

Leave it to our Aussie friends to develop the perfect beach find! The Sandusa is a sandproof and waterproof towel that will just make your day at the beach. This unique towel is designed out of a soft cotton that is comfortable to sit on while the noteworthy awesomeness happens underneath. The nylon backing prevents […]

John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park

June 28, 2016

Do you know the first undersea park in the United States? It’s John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park in Key Largo, Florida, established in 1963. Home to the only living coral reef in the continental United States, snorkelers and divers will enjoy the colorful fish and sea creatures found in the clear turquoise waters of […]

Women’s Eco-Adventure at Belcampo Lodge

May 5, 2016

Coming May 15, 2016. Beautiful, bountiful Belize! Join Orvis for their Women’s Eco-Adventure at Belcampo Lodge, a 7-day adventure vacation offering experiences for nature lovers, cultural explorers, adventurers, anglers, and foodies. Highlights include fishing, snorkeling, a bean to bar chocolate making class, horseback riding, a visit to ancient Mayan ruins, and an on-site spa day. […]

Chumbe Island Coral Park Eco-Bungalows

April 22, 2016

A getaway that minimizes your impact on the environment. The Eco-Bungalows at Chumbe Island Coral Park are a collection of 7 open-air accommodations constructed with state-of-the-art, environmentally friendly architecture using local materials. They are designed to have near zero impact on the environment including rainwater catchment, solar power and water heating, composting toilets and vegetative […]

Lezyne Smart Dry Caddy

January 12, 2016

A handy accessory on and off your bike. The Smart Dry Caddy from our friends at Lezyne will keep your precious phone dry and accessible. Built like a mini dry bag for your phone, there’s an easy to attach mount for your handlebars. Place your phone in the caddy with its double zip seal, and […]

Editor’s Top Finds of 2015: Escaping the Cold Weather!

January 4, 2016

Happy New Year! We TrailblazerGirls love being outdoors, but this cold weather has us dreaming of a nice, warm day in the sun. The TrailblazerGirl team wants to share their top 3 picks from the 2015 reviews for ways to escape the cold weather. First off, see the best of Maui’s scuba and snorkeling treasures without […]

Alila Purnama

October 21, 2015

Ahoy! Sailing around Komodo National Park, one of the “7 Wonders of Nature”, on the Alila Purnama. This luxury, traditional Indonesian two-masted sailing ship known as a Phinisi ship will be your home for 7 amazing days as you leisurely cruise the East Indonesian seas with exploration of the Raja Ampat, one of the most […]

Kabana Bali Bloc

October 13, 2015

Smells good enough to eat! The Bali Bloc from our friends at Kabana is a yummy, cocoa-coconut smelling sunscreen stick. Made from just four ingredients: zinc oxide, certified organic extra virgin coconut oil, certified organic cocoa powder, and certified organic beeswax, this is a fantastic sunscreen for us TrailblazerGirl since it’s very water resistant and […]

My Cabana Boy

August 27, 2015

Heading to the beach to catch the last rays of summer? Make sure to take My Cabana Boy! The My Cabana Boy spray applicator that is! This clever product allows you to apply sunscreen in even the most difficult to reach areas without any help. Just pop in a bottle of spray sunscreen (fits most […]

Maui Ocean Center

August 4, 2015

A sparkling gem on the Valley Isle! At the Maui Ocean Center, take an underwater tour of Hawaii’s marine life with over 60 exhibits and hands-on activities showcasing thousands of colorful, tropical fish, gnarly sea turtles, ominous sharks, and more. You’ll appreciate the informative presentations by ocean naturalists sharing interesting facts and stories about the […]