fish on ice

Bringing Home the Bacon (or Fish!)

While most anglers return the fish they catch to the water, some take it home to eat. While this is fun, people need to remember that fish “goes off” much faster than red meat and poultry, so the caught fish must be chilled or preserved as soon as possible....

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Piopio

A fishing Trip To New Zealand

The usual sound of my alarm clock woke me up at half past two in the morning. I don’t usually get up so early in the winter, but these are the hottest months here in New Zealand, so I had to rise before the sun. For a brief moment...

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Beautiful Coromandel

Catching The New Zealand Snapper!

Once again, I’m on my way to the beautiful countryside of New Zealand. This time I have chosen to visit a town called Coromandel. Coromandel is on ‘The Bay of Plenty’ directly across from Auckland. Why did I choose Coromandel? Well that’s simple. I had found out about the...

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Fishing boats

Tips for Winter Fishing in the UK

When it comes to fishing in the winter, the weather is your friend and foe alike. The colder waters can create a fun challenge, but the freezing temperatures can also leave you cold, fed-up and unwilling to wait around for a bite. Here are our top tips for getting...

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middle-rhine

A Cruise To Remember

With Christmas fast approaching I wracked my brain for a perfect gift for my wife. That’s when my friend suggested we take a Rhine River Cruise. At first I was a little worried that it would be too expensive but after digging around a bit, I found a great...

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florence

Fishing In Florence

It was time for a city break. I head dreamed of this city ever since watching the TV series “da vincis demons.” And That is how I found myself wandering the streets of Florence. Those of you who have been there will know that the city is ripe with...

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Tenerife

Islands, Family, Fishing, Fun

For me a great holiday means a chance to get away from the noise and ruckus, and spend some quality time with the family. Somehow no matter how hard you try planning the perfect family vacation, turns out to be a bit more challenging than expected. I always have...

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Romance on the riverside

New Zealand Romance On The Riverside!

New Zealand is a land of paradise for a man who loves to fish. With great big masses of water on all sides of it, the only problem that it offers is so much choice. Where do you pick a spot to settle down and fish? After our second...

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Kgalagadi Park

Kgalagadi Transfrotier Park

The large 3.6 million hectares of kgalagadi Transfrotier Park is situated in the far Northern Cape of South Africa. The Park is approximately 900km from Johannesburg and 250km from Upington. In 1999 Botswana and South Africa joined forces to protect the wildlife on opposite sides of the border, forming...

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fishing with Dad

Fishing With Dad: A Journey Through Time

Memories are those special gems of experience that you cherish. It is true that not all memories are good but as time goes on the good memories are the ones which come back. It was one such memory that came to the forefront today when my husband mentioned a...

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