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Surf Snowdonia boasts the world’s first artificial wave for surfing. This groundbreaking idea has helped drive tourists to north Wales and bring a younger crowd to the beautiful scenic routes that Snowdonia National Park has to offer. I’d met a few local surfers who had given mixed reviews on the place, so decided to check it out for myself.   I want to keep this article short, with the initial idea to give the vital information to get the best out of your experience at Surf Snowdonia. I want to provide you with enough information to get your money’s worth...

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From growing up in north Wales I have developed a love for the outdoor life. Whether I wanted to go hiking [up a mountain, around a lake or just a stroll down the beach], visit one of the many castles or just enjoy a great meal in a cosy country pub, Wales had it all for me, and I’m convinced there is something for everybody if you find the right places.   Below is a short list of my favourite places to visit. First Stop: Chirk Castle This stunning Castle is well preserved with something of interest for everyone. Take...

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The Mission With the aim of inspiring people to travel, we needed a name that reflected our mission; something that could conjure up images of action and adventure, something that could live up to the many incredible experiences that we’ve had around the world and inspire others to go out and get more out of their travels.    It was with these thoughts heavy on our minds that Karibu was born.    The Inspiration    Who better to represent their passion and love for travel than the mighty Caribou? With the Caribou reindeer being the furthest travelling land mammal, travelling...

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The Karibu Community: What it’s All About and Why You Need to Get Involved!   If you’ve been following the Karibu story, by now you should know that they have a passion for travel! So much so, that the next step is to share that with you and to get you to share your passion with others - think of it as a ‘travel bug’ being passed around, only to increase wanderlust all over the globe.  So, how are they going to do it?  Our Aim  The Karibu Founders are aiming to create a community of people that share their...

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Around the world in 24 hours with Karibu   We are so excited to be introducing our new Karibu eBook!  Taking you around the world in 24 hours with your trusty Karibu watch, this eBook guides you through different countries every hour, giving you a glimpse into unique highlights that the country offers and inspiring you to venture where you perhaps never have before.   From experiencing one of the biggest tuna auctions at 5am in Tokyo or taking on the physical challenge that is Mount Aconcagua in Argentina to feasting your eyes on the beautiful Banaue rice terraces in the Philippines or sipping cocktails...

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