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... +
 

Get fit for a snowboard holiday: 12 top tips for snowboarding fitness

If you don't get fit for a snowboard holiday you might find yourself out of energy before lunch. So we've pulled together...

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10 safety tips for night kayaking: How to canoe safely in the dark

Would you like to know how to canoe safely in the dark? Then check out our 10 safety tips for night kayaking...

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Different types of overlanding: Top 10 ways to travel overland

There are a number of different types of overlanding but they all have a few things in common. How many of the top 10 ways...

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Dakine Team Poacher 26L review: Avalanche airbag compatible backpack

Are you looking for the versatility of an avalanche airbag compatible backpack for skiing or snowboarding? Then check out...

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Waterproof windproof insulated jacket: Snugpak Torrent Extreme reviewed

In the coldest of conditions you’re wise to use multiple layers, but could you use a waterproof windproof insulated...

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Luxury whale watching experience & sailing holiday in Dominican Republic

There are few adventures on the planet that can match a luxury whale watching experience. Especially when this combines...

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Europe overland travel by train: Guide to interrail and Eurail passes

Does Europe overland travel by train capture your imagination? Well there are two continent wide rail passes that make your...

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Guide to buying salopettes: Essential features for ski and snowboard pants

Looking to buy a pair of ski trousers? Then check out this guide to buying salopettes. We look at the essential features for...

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Review of Crystal Ski holiday in Mayrhofen: Snowboarding in Zillertal

Most Brits book a package ski holiday rather than plan independently, and the biggest tour operator is Crystal. In this...

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Cape Weligama surfing holiday: Sri Lanka surf camp

Looking for a luxurious surfing adventure to a different destination? Does the idea of a Sri Lanka surf camp that includes...

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Alps trekking holiday: Tour du Mont Blanc vs Walker’s Haute Route trek

Are you considering an Alps trekking holiday this summer? Then two of the best are the Tour du Mont Blanc and the...

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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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Best soft adventure holidays: Easy active breaks for the mildly adventurous

Not everyone wants to be extreme, but most people would like to have an adventure. So we have come up with the best soft...

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10 best Northern Lights activity holidays: Adventure Borealis

Always wanted to see the magnificent spectacle of the Northern Lights? Then why not do it in combination with a choice of top...

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Japan snowboard holiday in Hokkaido: Sapporo Kokusai & Niseko review

Fancy a Japan snowboard holiday in Hokkaido? Then read this Sapporo Kokusai and Niseko review to find out all about the...

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North Macedonia skiing adventure: Road trip and ski-touring in FYROM

Fancy joining a ski expedition to a less well known corner of Europe? Then check out this North Macedonia skiing adventure...

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Wild camping water purification: How to purify water when backpacking

Want to know how to purify water when backpacking and spending time in the wild? Then read this guide to wild camping water...

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Guide to Philippines adventure holidays: 15 best Filipino action sports

Although known for its beaches, Philippines adventure holidays offer plenty to get your adrenaline pumping. You can find...

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Guide to Thailand skydive holidays: Skydiving in Pattaya

Are you going to be in Thailand and fancy skydiving? Then read this guide to Thailand skydive holidays. In our opinion...

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Adventure sport travel insurance FAQ: Interview Snowcard Insurance MD

Travel insurance may be the least interesting aspect of action sports holidays but it is one of the most important. In this...

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First direct Europe to Hokkaido flight: Review of Finnair Helsinki to Sapporo

On the 15th of December I was lucky to be on the first direct Europe to Hokkaido flight for more than 15 years. Check out...

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Review of Helly Hansen Svalbard 2 Parka: Warm and stylish winter jacket

Are you looking for a warm and stylish winter jacket that will keep the elements at bay? Then read this review of Helly...

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Review of Cervinia snowboarding holiday in Matterhorn Ski Paradise

Looking for a vast and varied ski area that doesn't cost a fortune? Then read this review of Cervinia snowboarding holiday...

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What to expect from high altitude trekking holidays

Ordinary trekking holidays present enough of a challenge but when you throw some high altitudes into the mix, things start to...

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