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Adventurous Activities in Apuseni Romania
Travel Features

Adventurous Activities in Apuseni, Romania

Short on time but wanting big adventures? Eager to jam as many adrenaline-pumping activities as possible into one trip? Then take a gander at the Carpathian mountains in Romania; adventure can be found in the air on its steep limestone cliffs, hidden in its dense forested mountains, or even underground in its plethora of cave […]

Kirsten climbing in Simond Women's Rock Pant
Gear and Reviews

Simond Women’s Rock Pants Review

Looking for all-rounder hiking and climbing trousers that are durable, comfortable and lightweight? The Simond women’s Rock pants at Decathlon can withstand high temps, showers and gusty winds on rock walls and hikes, while taking up minimal space in your rucksack. Simond Women’s Rock Pant Fit Sitting just below the belly button, the Rock pants […]

Georgia's Svaneti region, Transcaucasian Trail
Travel and Sports Advice

8 Things I Learnt Hiking Georgia’s Transcaucasian Trail

Georgia’s section of the Transcaucasian Trail is a mesmerising combination of romantic mountain villages and wild landscapes filled with a rainbow of colours – and dotted with quaint, ancient churches that only increase the trail’s quixotic appeal. This is only improved with Georgia’s hearty cuisine, punchy coffee, and easy-drinking wine and beer to help fuel […]

Kirsten Edinburgh Marathon Finishing Line
Gear and Reviews

Edinburgh Marathon Review

A few weeks ago, I swapped my hiking boots for running shoes to take part in the Edinburgh Marathon. After dashing around the city’s iconic landmarks, and beating out miles along the coast, I can confirm this marathon is as ‘fast and flat’ as the organisers promise. My Own Marathon Experience  Like countless other runners, […]

sentieri_degli_dei_caves
Travel Features

Your Guide to the Sentieri Degli Dei

The Sentieri Degli Dei is one of the most popular trails on the Amalfi Coast due to its continuous breathtaking views (and the fact it only has one flight of stairs). Known as ‘Path of the Gods’ in English, this trail offers an eye-boggling array of vineyards perched perilously close to cliffs; weird and wonderful […]