Adventure blog & Action sports articles

So, what makes a great adventure blog? For us it’s a combination of action sports articles and independent gear and holiday reviews. We are all fascinated by the combination of adventure and travel, so when writing about it we want to do justice to both. We know for sure no one likes just one activity and the same goes for destinations. Travel and adventure sports are addictive, and... +
 

Top 5 English adventures: Best activity holidays in England

It has been a strange year and half. Covid has meant travel is almost non-existent and even English adventures have been very...

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Top 10 Europe surf destinations: Best European surfing holidays

Writing a top 10 Europe surf destinations is tricky – there are many factors that have to be taken into account. Firstly I...

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Week 2 of Indonesia divemaster course: Intro to Nusa Penida scuba diving

This is a mini diary of the second week of my Indonesia divemaster course. It is combined with the Indo Ocean Project...

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How to plan a round the world trip: Planned vs unplanned RTW tour

Having travelled extensively and met many people along the way you come across two types of round the world travellers....

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Greatest white water rafting adventure: Can anyone raft the Zambezi River?

The Zambezi has a reputation as the greatest white water rafting adventure. It is one of the world's longest fivers and is...

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The North Face Flight Series jacket review: Futurelight running waterproof

Are you in the market for a waterproof but breathable jacket to run in? Then check out this The North Face Flight Series...

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Guide to surfboard waxing: What to buy and how to apply surf wax

One of the basics beginner surfers need to learn is how to apply surf wax and which wax to buy for the conditions. Without...

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Neuro Linguistic Programming: How NLP improves sports performance

In this article I discuss how NLP improves sports performance. From grassroots level to professional sports, Neuro Linguistic...

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How I became a snowboard writer and adventure travel journalist

When I finished school I didn't know what I wanted to do. Honestly I had no idea. I went to college and then university and...

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Week 1 of Indo Ocean Project marine conservation and divemaster course

Drawn to the ocean? Fascinated by the marine world? Passionate to work conserving one of earths most amazing environments? Or...

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Why plan an adventure in Mercantour National Park in France

Mercantour is one of our all-time favourite places, and we are not alone. In the widely respected Lonely Planet guide the...

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Best UK ski PR agencies: Top 5 snow sport public relations companies

The ski and snowboard industry in the UK is big business and finding the right PR company can be a minefield! We explore the...

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Best London activities: Top 21 capital city adventures in England

London is one of the most recognisable and famous cities on the planet. Nearly 9 million people call it home and visitors...

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Sharks vs fin soup: Which will become extinct first?

This article about sharks vs fin soup was originally written exactly 10 years ago today. Back then we thought that the trade...

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Top 3 Destinations for Luxury Learn to Sail Holidays in Europe

Nothing beats a holiday where not only do you get to relax and unwind in opulence but also to try something new. Which is...

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Top 10 dropzones in Europe: Skydiving European style

With more than 550 dropzones it is tough to decide where to skydive in Europe. But with many beautiful, historic destinations...

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BSAC vs PADI: What is the difference in the scuba qualifications

John Lennon once said that there were two types of people in the world: those who take showers and those who take baths....

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20 best kite spots in Europe: Kitesurfing European style

Kitesurfing European style is not some newfangled way of riding, it's about experiencing the continent and enjoying some...

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Helly Hansen Verglas Icefall review: Lightweight down insulator jacket

Looking for a lightweight down insulator jacket? Then read this Helly Hansen Verglas Icefall review to find out how it...

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Where to stand up paddleboard in England? 6 best English SUP spots

If you want to know where to stand up paddleboard in England then start with your nearest body of water. Whether it is...

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Quality packable summer waterproof: Klättermusen Asynja reviewed

With summer coming you’re probably looking more to a quality packable summer waterproof than a heavy do-it-all jacket, in...

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4 best freerunning destinations for parkour enthusiasts

Parkour can be performed more or less anywhere you just need varied terrain and plenty of obstacles. It's this freedom to...

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A summary of different parachute types: Styles of canopy for skydiving

In this summary of different parachute types we look at the various styles of canopy used. All types of parachute help...

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Best adventures for singles: 8 solo activity holidays not to miss

Travelling solo is the way forward – I'm convinced of it! You can do exactly what you want, when you want, without worrying...

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