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... +
 

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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Best US adventures: Top 11 USA extreme sports & outdoor activities

If you are looking for the best US adventures then you have come to the right place. The United States of America is the...

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Best Buoyancy Control Device: Guide to buying a BCD for scuba diving

You've got your licence, you've done some dives, and now you're looking at what scuba gear to purchase. Buying a BCD is a...

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Review of Odin 9 Worlds 2.0 Shell Jacket: Durable Lightweight Waterproof

Are you looking for a durable lightweight waterproof jacket? Then read this review of Odin 9 Worlds 2.0 shell jacket by Helly...

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Can we get too close to nature? Close encounters with Killer Wales

Some sports take you closer to nature. And the closer you get, the greater your responsibility. Nature as scenery is passive;...

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Ellie Soutter Foundation: Improving mental health of snow sports athletes

Mental health has become part of a more open discussion across the UK, in part due to professional snowboarder Ellie Soutter....

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Best Canaries surfing for experts: Top 11 Canary Islands surf spots

On their day, the best Canaries surfing for experts is up there with some of the top surf breaks worldwide. Coupled with...

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Review of Maier Sports clothing during Herefordshire outdoor adventure

Ski and outdoor writer Rob Stewart joined an active group press trip to Ledbury. The goal was to conduct a review of Maier...

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7 unmissable outdoor adventures in Las Vegas

The bright lights of Vegas draws visitors to the city like moths to flame. Most visitors don't leave the city, some barely...

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VW Camper: Adventure travel legend and action sports icon

The VW camper is an adventure travel legend and action sports icon. They have created a well deserved place in our hearts....

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5 surprising mental health benefits of camping

Our mental well-being is exceptionally important. We all need to be aware of living lifestyles that keep us in a good state...

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Guide to activity holidays in China: 5 great Chinese adventures

Interested in having a different adventure? Then read this guide to activity holidays in China – if you get away from the...

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Best UK treks: Top 18 routes for long distance trekking in Britain

Fancy completing one of the best UK treks this year? From the Highlands of Scotland to the coast of southwest England the...

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What is Pickleball? Why’s it the fastest growing sport in the US?

What is Pickleball? For those of us living in the UK you can be forgiven for asking that question. But across the big pond in...

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Top 100 types of extreme sport: Ultimate list of adventure sports

Compiling a list of all the different types of extreme sport is difficult – if not impossible! But just like the daredevils...

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There’s no mountaineering in Bhutan due to protected Himalayan peaks

Though Bhutan did briefly open up for mountaineering in the early 1980s, by the mid 1990s climbing peaks above 6000m was...

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Introducing Pangea 2.0 eco travel towel for adventure and outdoors

What do trekking across the Himalayas, camping in Yosemite, surfing in Cornwall, backpacking in New Zealand and a visit to...

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