Finding the Pura Vida in Costa Rica

Pura Vida: chilled-out travels through Costa Rica I’m sitting in the prow of a little fishing boat and the night sky above me is sprinkled…

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11 bucketlist landscapes to travel to once in your life

Dreaming of ‘land, lots of land, and the starry skies above’, to borrow from Bing Crosby? Journey to one of the wildest, weirdest and most…

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Review: The Ribble CGR AL e-bike

Shout if you want to go faster – I’ve spent this year putting Ribble’s CGR AL e through its battery-powered paces. Here are my thoughts…

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Places to stay: Snomads Ski Chalet, Zakopane, Poland

Skiing is back with a bang this winter – if you’re watching the pennies or just fancy exploring somewhere different, pack your mittens and head…

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The best hiking trousers and trekking tights for women

Whether you’re planning on conquering Britain’s tallest peaks or just going for a relaxed ramble in your nearest woodland, walking trousers can make all the…

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11 of the best changing robes for surfers, swimmers and water lovers

Cosy up in and out of the water in a weatherproof changing robe. Even the hardiest wild swimmer or winter surfer will be surprised by…

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Top nine incredible hiking hotels to trek from

Pack your walking boots and head for the hills – I’ve picked nine of the best hiker-friendly hotels to escape to around the world, from…

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Come and explore Kitzbühel – my favourite adventures in the Austrian Alps

This summer I found a new mountain home from home – the welcoming Alpine town of Kitzbühel in the Austrian Tyrol. This part of Austria’s…

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Meet my Therm-a-Rest sleep system, and top tips for comfier camping

//Paid partnership with Therm-a-Rest// Meet my Therm-a-Rest sleeping system Camping is one of my all-time favourite reasons to get out in the wild in any…

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Inside Evie – the best bits and bobs from our campervan conversion

All the little bits and bobs I love about Evie, our 1982 Bedford CF Mk 1 facelift van. Some fun ideas to save if you’re eyeing up…

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Meet Evie – how we restored our 1982 Bedford campervan

Meet Evie the Bedford campervan Evie is a 1982 Bedford CF Mk 1 facelift van. We bought her in the summer of 2020 in the…

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Places to stay: Fat Pheasant Shepherd Huts, Oxfordshire

Review: Fat Pheasant Shepherd Huts, Oxfordshire Curl up, get cosy and escape to the slower pace of country life at the charming Fat Pheasant Huts,…

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Review: Aquaplanet PACE SUP stand-up paddleboard

Aquaplanet PACE SUP stand-up paddleboard review Stand-up paddle boarding has gone from zero to hero in the past decade – apparently, almost a million Brits…

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Review: Wave SUP Woody Stand-Up Paddleboard

Wave SUP Woody Stand-Up Paddleboard Review Stand-up paddleboarding is having a bit of a moment, with a 40% rise in participants from 2020-2021 in the…

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Cult outdoor swimming kit: 11 wild swimming essentials

Speeding through open water is one of the most liberating ways to work out there is. Whether you’re a keen triathlete or are just dipping…

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A weekend road trip around wild Northern Ireland

Here be giants. Fancy a weekend on the wild side without having to leave the United Kingdom? Come along on my three-day road trip around…

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