Entries in adventure (83)

Friday
Feb192016

The Top 5 Extreme Sports

The world is full of adrenaline swirling activities for the brave and stupid to have a go at. Whether your biggest fear is heights, spiders or deep water, chances are there's a way to get the primeval fear pumping through your veins.

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Monday
Feb012016

An Introduction To The Zulu

Travelling is more than just self-formation; it’s about meeting others and the different forms of exchange and interaction that ensues. What draws you to a place may be the fantastic sights, but what keeps you there, brings you back and remains forever in your memory is the people.

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Thursday
Jan282016

The World's 5 Oldest Cities

The number of people each year who choose their city break based on how old and rich in history the place is must be enormous. Rich in culture, architecture and often fine weather, these sorts of places are a tourism moth to a flame. But which is the oldest of the old? Well, here’s the list.

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Wednesday
Jan272016

QUIZ: How Travel Savvy Are You?

Think of yourself as a talented trakker and experienced explorer? Take our new quiz and discover how travel savvy you really are!

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Tuesday
Jan262016

How To Get Over Your Travel Worries

For first-time and inexperienced travelers, the idea of packing up and leaving for a foreign land can be daunting. Of course, there’s plenty to worry about, but none of those niggles are worth giving up the chance to see the world. Take a look at a few tips that should help you get your foot out the door.

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Thursday
Jan142016

The Best Viewing Platforms In The World

The world is beautiful – and even more beautiful from above. There some amazing places to get breathtaking views; some are manmade, some in the middle of nature.

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Wednesday
Jan132016

How Effective Are Conservation Strategies?

Wildlife conservation is receiving extensive attention, with more organizations and coalitions being created with the aim to preserve wildlife.

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Thursday
Jan072016

The Signs That Prove You Are A Real Traveller

Once you have embarked on your first ever trip, you will be sure to get the travel bug – the excitement of take-off to a new destination to the first experience of the smells and impressions of a new country. With one trip, your outlook on life can change and you become a traveller.

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Wednesday
Jan062016

QUIZ: Where Should You Volunteer In Spring 2016?

If you're already planning your Spring 2016 getaway, then this is the quiz for you! Take our new quiz and discover where you should volunteer this Spring.

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Thursday
Nov262015

Why Travel? 

Travel is one of the most common interests listed on CVs, dating sites, and the web is full of travel inspiration, pictures and tips. If you are reading this, you are likely to have the travel bug. But where does this urge to travel come from? Are we running away from our environment? If so, what are we hoping to find?

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Wednesday
Nov252015

How To... Survive In The Wild

Most of the guides in this series have looked at how to look after your physical wellbeing in a survival situation, but mental health is just as important—and often overlooked—in a survival emergency.

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Wednesday
Nov252015

QUIZ: Which Island Are You?

From the Atlantic to the Pacific our planet is full of beautiful islands! There are so many choices between the climate, the ocean, the animals, the landscapes...Find out which island you are and maybe how you could go and visit it!

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Wednesday
Nov182015

How To... Build A Shelter

If you’re caught in the wild for some time, building a shelter is a vital survival step—both for the physical safety a shelter offers, and the feeling of well-being and morale it can create. Exposure to the cold can cause fatal hypothermia, but it can also cause excessive weakness and fatigue that can reduce the desire to survive.

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Wednesday
Nov112015

QUIZ: Which Country Suits You Best?

Are you starting to feel to get away somewhere? Or perhaps you have always felt like you didn't quite belong. With 196 countries in the world, there's a place for you somewhere!

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Monday
Nov092015

Survival School: 6 Species That Cheated Extinction 

Low and behold we have entered the apocalyptic-sounding Sixth Great Mass Extinction, and perhaps we should fear the worst for the more endangered of our animal acquaintances. Yet some animals are refusing to play by the rules. Here are six of nature’s finest who refused to give up despite having the odds stacked against them.

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