5 Reasons To Try Ski Touring

5 Reasons To Try Ski Touring

For those that aren't familiar, ski touring (also known as back country skiing in the US) generally takes place off-piste and away from ski resorts. It's a way to explore the mountains and snow-laden winter paths, with less emphasis on the downhill itself and more emphasis on the surroundings. For many it's a chance to [...]

A Triathlon of sorts..

A Triathlon of sorts..

We've been looking back at some in-between lockdown memories, reminiscing on our mini-adventures from 2020 and feeling nostalgic for better weather and (slightly more) freedom. It was the end of October, summer days were fading into our memories, and further lockdown restrictions seemed imminent. My boyfriend and I knew that this might well be our [...]

Hiking the Tour du Mont Blanc: Chamonix to Courmayeur

Hiking the Tour du Mont Blanc: Chamonix to Courmayeur

Having long pondered a multi day challenge, including the camino de Santiago, a bike ride along the highland way or a kayak expedition, this year the dates, the timings and ironically covid restrictions lined up perfectly for the two of us to tackle part of the Tour du Mont Blanc. Possibly one of the most [...]

Top 5 Summer Outdoor Activities To Try in Liguria

Top 5 Summer Outdoor Activities To Try in Liguria

Genoa is the gateway to the Italian riviera, a coastline dotted with beautiful little towns perched along the famous Ligurian hills, well known for its beaches, pesto and focaccia , and also somewhat of an outdoor activity haven. We've put together a list of some the best outdoor activities for you to try in Liguria [...]