COLD-WATER BALI OR MYTH?

I had come to Iceland because I wanted to do something different. People back home told me I was crazy to go somewhere cold, expensive and unknown. Why didn’t I go to Indonesia, they said, where I could be guaranteed constant, perfect surf in tropical conditions for a fraction of the cost?

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Ten Tuamotus Days – Empowering the sisterhood

Last year I got to meet fellow Patagonia ambassadors Kimi Werner and Léa Brassy for the first time. From all that I knew about them, I expected we’d have an enjoyable time but I never imagined that we would connect in such a way that, by the end of our time together, it felt like I had gained two sisters.

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For the Love of Honey

The deeply forested Waiho‘i Valley on Maui has countless wild bee hives that are vital to the flowering ecosystem. Avocado, mango, guava, ohia, rainbow eucalyptus and wild ginger thrive in fertile soil that’s fragmented by dark lava veins. At the base of the valley, nestled in a dead mango stump, a hive plagued a local fisherman and his family.

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