Action sports & adventure travel tips

Are you looking for adventure travel tips? Or perhaps would you like some action sports advice? Then check out these AWE365 'tips' articles as there is lots of useful information from experienced adventurers. From action sports trick tutorials to adventure travel packing advice and tips to get a great deal on your next trip to the gear you need for certain adventures. Nobody knows eve... +
 

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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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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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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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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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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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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Why try bouldering outdoors? 8 reasons to leave the indoor climbing wall

Indoor climbing walls are popping up all over the place. And with bouldering being so much simpler than sport climbing (with...

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7 eco sailing tips for more environmentally friendly and sustainable boating

Do you love the sailing and boating of all kinds? Unfortunately, exploring the ocean can be very destructive for the very...

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MTB styles and disciplines: Guide to 16 different types of mountain biking

In this guide to 16 different types of mountain biking we'll take you from freeride to fatbiking to four cross. You'll find...

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Essential basic camping gear: What do I need to camp?

Planning to camp for the first time this summer? Or perhaps want to upgrade some of your equipment? Either way you should...

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Mountaineering vs Alpinism: What’s the difference? Are they the same?

There is understandable confusion about the difference between mountaineering and alpinism. They both involve the same skills...

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Surf holiday fitness tips: How to train for a surfing trip

Whether you’re an absolute beginner or a seasoned surfer, knowing how to train for a surfing trip can vastly improve your...

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Tips for buying a snorkel for scuba diving and snorkeling

In this article I share my tips for buying a snorkel for scuba diving and snorkeling. There are five things you really need...

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How do blind people navigate when outdoors?

I once heard a story of a blind man in Cornwall whose assistance dog ran off so he found his way home one evening by using...

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Top ski jacket tips: How to buy a coat for skiing or snowboarding

In this article we discuss how to buy a coat for skiing or snowboarding. If you are serious about winter sports a jacket...

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Running to get fit for adventure holidays: Training for activity breaks

In this article we look at using running to get fit for adventure holidays. And how training for activity breaks is well...

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How adventure sports make you happy (mostly): BetterHelp mental health

As anyone who does them regularly will tell you, adventure sports make you happy. For the most part that is – we all have...

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Guide to Pembrokeshire Coast Path trek: Wales trekking holiday review

This guide to Pembrokeshire Coast Path trek is by Matt Lynch from Walk Wild. Having recently completed the 186 mile route we...

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Rafting trip planning: How to pick the best rafting company

With so many firms out there telling you they are the best and the safest, just what should you be looking for when rafting...

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Extreme sports comparison: Parkour vs Freerunning are they the same? 

Unless you have been in a coma for the last couple of decades you are sure to be aware of parkour and freerunning. But are...

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Active staycation ideas: Recreate adventure sports holidays at home

Whether it is the current travel restrictions or a lack of holiday funds, a home based holiday – or staycation as it's...

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