Interviews & features

What I learnt backpacking

You’re meant to find yourself backpacking, right? Well we found out what people actually learnt.

How data can help you have the perfect romantic break

I’m a hopeless romantic. When I say hopeless romantic, I mean that I’m hopeless at romance, not that I spend all day dreaming of candlelit dinners and gondola rides.

Doug Allan wildlife photographer: Working with polar bears

If you’ve never heard of Doug Allan, let me introduce him to you. He’s the guy that filmed the polar bears on Planet Earth, among other amazing things.

We know what you did last summer: Top 5 activities you did in 2016

As the country that turned sitting down with a warm drink into a national pastime, it may seem surprising that a lot of us like a bit of adventure. We took to social media to find out the country’s top five adventures of 2016.

Some of the strangest winter sports injuries

Everyone knows skiing can be dangerous. But is it really that bad? Using information taken from Twitter, we’ve looked into the commonly reported injuries from the Nov 2015 to April 2016 season.

Rowan Cheshire on life as a skier and why she’d rather meet a yeti over a mountain lion

After a horrible accident, Rowan Cheshire started skiing again at the end of 2015. Her goal was to stand on top of a halfpipe and ‘not freak out’.

Winter adventures for people who like to embrace the cold

Not all adventures have to involve a trip to the slope.