Snowboarding trip around the USA

As part of our #adventureshare series, we were thrilled to have the chance to share Angelica Sykes’ epic adventures of snowboarding her way around the world and most recently on tour around the US. Without further ado, over to Angela… Introducing Angelica Sykes I am half Italian and half British. I was born in the […]

Travelling Across the US in a Campervan: Sarah’s story

We’ve featured AdventureShares of all shapes and forms, but few have included all the themes of Women4Adventure. Sarah Van Remoortere’s tale of adventuring across the US in a campervan seems to tick all our boxes. She and her boyfriend landed in New York, bought a van and headed cross-country. Along the route they camped, cycled, […]

Why You Should go on a Canoe Safari in Zambia

By Stephanie Adams Typically you can’t canoe in Africa’s national parks because of the danger of crocodiles and hippos: when they feel threatened they’re known to attack boats! But in Zambia’s Liuwa Plains National Park there are no such waterborne predators, so it’s safe to explore the seasonal waterways which flood and become navigable after the […]

These 6 Female Adventurers will Make you Want to Get Out There!

There was a time when adventure travel was exclusive to bearded gentlemen, but let’s face it – times have moved on. These days, there are women pushing the frontiers across land and sea and smashing world records in every direction. It’s time to look at what running like a girl, climbing like a girl and […]

How to Master Ice Skating

Text & Drawings by Cristina Fernandez (Women4Adventure Ski Expert) Ice skating can be one of the most enjoyable winter activities out there. It’s a great workout and often connects you to the magic of the icy outdoors. However, it’s vital to prevent serious injuries by following a few simple safety tips. After 9 years of […]

Why You Should Visit Kyrgyzstan

The locals will tell you proudly that if you rolled Kyrgyzstan out flat, their tiny but incredibly mountainous Central Asian country would be larger than China. The peaks are omnipresent, visible even from the heart of the capital. And as adventure tourism in Kyrgyzstan is starting to kick off, it’s the perfect time to climb, […]

Get Ski Ready at UK’s Top Indoor Ski Centres

There’s just something about the outdoors that gives off a certain je ne sais quoi. Swimming in a pool is fine, but swimming in an ocean or a river is magnificent. Running on a treadmill is fun, but running outside as the scenery changes is an adventure. The same thing applies to skiing – outdoor […]

Exploring East London by Kayak

First published in The South African. Photo credits: Genia Nowicki. Talk to any old time East Londoner and you’ll soon find out that twenty years ago East London was a far cry from what it is today. From the Thames to Walthamstow, this part of London will see you hobnobbing among coffee-drinking entrepreneurs, skaters and […]

Top 4 Summer Holidays in the Northern Hemisphere

1. Kayak alongside Killer Whales The northwest of America is home to great cities such as Seattle and Portland and the wild Olympic Peninsula, known for its vast rain forests, Native American influences and being the film location of the Twilight Series. It is in this unique region where you can go kayaking alongside pods […]