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... +
 

Helly Hansen Aden Winter Parka Review: Insulated Everyday Coat

As the night’s draw in and the leaves fall, it’s time to start thinking about winter coats. A jacket is pretty much all...

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Surf Suit Tips: Guide to Buying a Wetsuit for Surfing

Naturally, you’ll need a wetsuit to ensure your winter surfing sessions last longer than five minutes. But when buying a...

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Sustainable Morzine: Eco & Green Ski Holidays in Portes Du Soleil

Are you looking to book eco friendly, or green ski holidays in Portes Du Soleil? Then check out these sustainable Morzine...

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Eurostar Snowboard Bag Travel Review: UK to French Alps by Train

Wanting to reduce my carbon footprint, I travelled from the UK to French Alps by train for a snowboarding holiday in Morzine....

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Family Bike Tours in France: Why French Cycling Holidays are Best

Family bike tours in France have soared in popularity with us Brits in the past few years. So we decided to find out why...

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Types of Money Belt: Best Travel Protection For Cash and Valuables

“No Mother, Yes Mother, I Will Mother” – This was my all-in-one, does-it-all response to her maternal words of warning...

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Review of ESF Chantemerle: Kids Ski School in Serre Chevalier

Last Easter I drove across France to Serre Chevalier for a family ski holiday. Surprisingly, the slopes were quiet despite it...

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Fashionable Adventure Gear by Sealskinz: Can Outdoor Clothing Be Cool?

When it comes to outdoor and adventure sports, functionality often takes precedence over fashion. Historically, adventure...

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Best Netherlands Adventure Activities: Top 33 Extreme Sports in Holland

The Netherlands, often associated with tulips and windmills, is also a haven for adventure. From kitesurfing on the windy...

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Guide to Barbados Mountain Biking Holidays and MTB Vacations

With a year round temperature of 28/29 degrees Celsius the Caribbean islands of Barbados are an amazing place to visit for a...

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Grindelwald Terminal & Eiger Express Review: Jungfrau Skiing Trip

It is not often I return to a ski area less than a year after a visit. However, in December 2022 I was back in Switzerland on...

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Glamp vs Camp: 5 Ways Glamping Enhances The Camping Experience

Hardcore campers might frown upon the glampers of the world. However, there are many positive aspects of the glamping...

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Review of Saxx Shorts: 2N1 & Comfortable Lined Swimmers

This summer I have been wearing some great two in one sport shorts and swim shorts with exceptionally comfortable liners....

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Basic Science of Surfboard Fins: Turning, Drive & Hold when Surfing

At some point in the progression of your surfing, you’ll inevitably find yourself questioning the performance of your...

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Smith Engage 2.0 Review: MTB Helmet with MIPS

Need a new lid for mountain biking? Then check out this Smith Engage 2.0 review to find out how I got on with this MTB helmet...

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We Love Luggage: But Can You Travel Without a Bag at All?

Everyone needs travel luggage, right? But it's not the most important gear you'll need travelling around the world. But can...

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Review of Smith Shift Split MAG Photochromic Cycling Sunglasses

Looking for some photochromic cycling sunglasses that change with the light? Then check out this review of Smith Shift Split...

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Do Extreme Sports Prove Olympic Success Starts in School?

Everyone remembers school sports. And unless you were very lucky, there was the very familiar list of 'choices' which then...

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Gear You Can’t Live Without: 3 Essential Items to Survive in the Wild

Packing down is a skill. You’ve a floor full of plastic bags, there’s gear everywhere, the clock is ticking and you are...

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17 Reasons the Best Adventure Travel Photography is in Autumn

Adventure travel is all about action sports, extreme experiences and outdoor activities. But you'll want to get good pictures...

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Best Extreme Sports in Ireland: Top 20 Irish Adventure Activities

With rugged coastlines, rolling hills, and pristine waters, the best extreme sports in Ireland are as good as anywhere. The...

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Best adventures in Croatia: Top 10 Croatian activity holidays

If Croatia is not the first country you think of for active holidays: think again. With more than 1000km of coastline, and...

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Easy adventure travel: 12 best safe countries for active holidays

Do you want an adventurous holiday just without difficult logistics, in your face locals or less safe conditions? Well lucky...

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11 of the best safari holiday destinations worldwide

Is joining a safari on your bucket list? Watching a pride of lions saunter a few metres away from you, a tiger cross the road...

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