timberland safari shoes

Best Hiking and Trekking Boots for African Safari by Timberland

Hi, my name is Edward Wilsonick and I work in a tented camp on the Serengeti in Africa.  I am in training as a safari guide, working for Leopard Tours.  Leopard Tours is a popular safari company operating out of Tanzania, which takes tourists who are visiting Tanzania.  In order to find the “Big 5” animals (lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and water buffalo).  It is important to have the right footwear for trekking and safari adventures. read more

Joules Women's Welly Print Rain Boot review

Joules Women’s Welly Print Rain Boot Review

  • MANUFACTURER: JOULES
  • MODEL NO: WELLYPRINT
  • SIZES: 4 (F)(B) M- 10 (B) M
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT:  5 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS:  4 X 3 X 2 INCHES
  • COLORS: 46 AVAILABLE
  • OUTER MATERIAL: 55% RAYON/ 45% POLYESTER
  • SOLE: RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED:  65%
  • SHAFT HEIGHT FROM ARCH:  13” APPROX
  • HEEL HEIGHT:  1”
  • BOOT OPENING: 15.25”
  • WATER RESISTANT: YES
  • PRICE GUIDE:  $34.17-156.28+
  • OUR RATING:   4.4STARS OUT OF FIVE

THE DESIGN VIEW

With forty-six styles to choose from, your biggest problem with these rain boots will be that you can’t pick your favorite pair from the line-up. read more

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Dailyshoes Women’s Puddles Rainboots Review

  • MANUFACTURER: DAILY SHOES
  • MODEL NO: PUDDLES
  • SIZES: 5-13
  • DIMENSIONS:  4.1 X 17.1 X 12.2 INCHES
  • COLORS: PURPLE DAISY, LEOPARD, STRAWBERRY, PINK HEART, GREY, ZEBRA, BLACK, G FLORAL, GREEN, LEOPARD ROSE, MONET, MULTI DOT, WHITE MEDALLION, BROWN HORSE, MULTI HEART, BLK-WHT CHEVRON, GRASS, BLACK WHITE POLKA
  • OUTER MATERIAL: SYNTHETIC/RUBBER UPPER/ FABRIC LINING
  • SOLE: RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 49%
  • SHAFT HEIGHT FROM ARCH: 12.5” APPROX
  • HEEL HEIGHT: 1.25”
  • CIRCUMFERENCE:  14”
  • WATER RESISTANT:YES
  • PRICE GUIDE: $20.99-52.48
  • OUR RATING: 4 STARS OUT OF FIVE
  • ADDITIONAL INFO: SIZE RUNS 2 SIZES SMALL

THE FIRST IMPRESSIONS

There are few things good about the winter and there are even fewer things that we like about ‘stepping out’ in a downpour. read more

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We Review The 5 Best Women’s Rainboots for 2017

Not every manufacturer of boots for women understands how to make a proper rainboot for women.  Some are super cute, but practically useless.  Some are constructed to keep the moisture out, but are aesthetically un-appealing, shall we say.  It isn’t always that you get the looks and the function together in one boot, but there are certainly gems out there.  And we think we’ve found them!  Enjoy our review round up of the five best rain boots we have found so far in 2017! read more

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Kamik Women’s Olivia Rain Boot Review

  • FOOTWEAR TYPE: RAIN BOOT
  • SIZES: 6-11 (B) M
  • HALF SIZES: NO
  • WEIGHT: 2.3 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS: 17 X 13.5 X 5 INCHES
  • HEIGHT: 13.5 INCHES
  • HEEL: 1 INCH APPROX
  • SHAFT TO ARCH: 13.5 INCHES APPROX
  • PLATFORM: 0.5 INCHES APPROX
  • BOOT OPENING: 15 INCHES APPROX
  • MATERIAL: SYNTHETIC RUBBER
  • OUTER SOLE: SYNTHETIC RUBBER
  • ALSO: REMOVABLE COMFORT FOOTBED
  • WATER RESISTANT: YES
  • COLORS: CHARCOAL WITH PINK BOTTOM, BLACK, BERRY, GREEN, CHARCOAL WITH GREEN BOTTOM, NAVY, BLUE, BLACK WITH BRICK RED SOLE, BLACK/INK BLUE, CHARCOAL/AMBER,CHARCOAL WITH GREEN BOTTOM
  • BRAND: KAMIK
  • COUNTRY: CANADA
  • MODEL NO: OLIVIA-W
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 43% APPROX
  • OUR RATING: 4 OUT OF FIVE STARS
  • PRICE GUIDE: $19.99-$99.99

Why oh, why did God create winter? It must be perfectly possible to live in a world with summer time all round, surely. Unfortunately, without having to live in a desert or somewhere like that, it is a sad fact that fall follows summer, which is inevitably pursued like a fox by a rabid pack of hounds by winter. read more

Nomad Women’s Puddles Rain Boot Review

  • MANUFACTURER: NOMAD
  • MODEL NO: PUDDLES WKC5668
  • SIZES: 5-11 B (M)
  • COLORS: 34 STYLES
  • OUTER MATERIAL: RUBBER
  • SOLE: RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 63%
  • SHAFT HEIGHT: 12″
  • LEG OPENING: 15″
  • HEEL HEIGHT: 1″
  • PLATFORM: 0.5”
  • BOOT OPENING: 15.5”
  • CIRCUMFERENCE: 15 1/2″ (SIZE 7)
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 5.3 POUNDS
  • WATERPROOF: NO
  • WATER RESISTANT: YES
  • PRICE GUIDE: $25.10-$111.60
  • OUR RATING: 4.3 STARS OUT OF FIVE

MAKING A SPLASH THIS WINTER

Who said rubber boots had to be ugly? No more are rubber boots the sole preserve of farmers and people stranded in floods and other such unglamorous pursuits. read more