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Adventure Travel in Sub-Saharan Africa
Adventure Travel in Central Africa

Central Africa has been in the news for all the wrong reasons lately (think of all the troubles in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Central African Republic, and parts of South Sudan and Sudan) BUT the happy news is there are still some destinations for adventure travel in Central…

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Caucasian Challenge 2016 Kicks Off in Istanbul

Famous adventure car rally in Caucasus, Caucasian Challenge has taken a start from Istanbul, the ancient bridge between continent Europe and Asia. 4,000 km-long run will take the participants to the Armenian capital Yerevan. From the hustle and bustle of Istanbul roads to the steep mountain passes of Georgia, an…

Adventure Travel in Sub-Saharan Africa
Adventure Travel in Western Africa

The western parts of Africa often get overlooked by adventure travellers, however, this region has so much on offer it can be hard to decide on a short-list for adventure travel in western Africa. However, for things to see and do Mali, Senegal and Ghana are among our very favourites.…

Adventure Travel in Sub-Saharan Africa
Adventure Travel in Eastern Africa

After southern Africa, the easter portion of Africa is probably the most popular among adventure travellers. And with sights like the Great Rift Valley, the hike up Kilimanjaro or the Masai Mara National Park – what’s not to love? Our favourite countries to explore in eastern Africa are Tanzania, Mozambique and Kenya…

Adventure Travel in North Africa
Adventure Travel in Northern Africa

Northern Africa has been going through some turmoil recently, but for adventure travellers there are still some great options in Morocco, Egypt and even parts of Tunisia. Of course you should always check up-to-date travel warnings, but if it’s safe to go you should discover the gems in all of…

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Aerial Adventures
Where to Learn How to Fly a Plane

There’s nothing quite like the thrill of flying, but if you’re wanting to take your in-air action to the next level it might be time for you to learn to fly a plane yourself! Here is everything you need to know about recreational flying for those who want to take…

Extreme Sports
Best Cities for Longboarding

Longboarding is pretty similar to skateboarding, although the boards are much longer at about 24 to 80 inches. The sprot of longboarding was borne out of surfers wanting to do something similar on dry land when the surf conditions weren’t great. Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best cities…

Extreme Sports
BMX Bandits: All About BMX Riding

BMX is a shortened form of the term ‘bicycle motocross’ – and really this adventure sport is a kind of cross between cycling and motocross motorbike riding. In this short explainer we’ll explain all about BMX riding – how the BMX bikes are different, where you can ride a BMX…

Extreme Sports
Best Mountain Bike Touring Routes

Ready to explore the great outdoors with your mountain bike? Here are some of the world’s best mountain bike touring routes so that you can get around on two wheels in some of the most magnificent and rugged landscapes on Earth. Photo By: Federations European Cyclists Munda Biddi Trail, Australia…

Extreme Sports
Skateboarding Destinations: Extreme Skate Parks

Photo By: Josef Wells What is Extreme Skateboarding Extreme skateboarding was born out of normal skateboarding, which itself was born when surfers wanted to find a similar but alternative sport to do on land when the surf was too flat to hit the water. Initially there weren’t purpose-specific skate parks…