7 Things You’ll Learn on Your First Canyoning Adventure

Canyoning is an adventure and exploration sport where participants climb into a wetsuit and get themselves down a river, gorge or – you guessed it – canyon, using a variety of techniques ranging from walking, jumping and scrambling to abseiling and rock climbing. If you’ve not done it before, the whole process can be a little daunting, but the good thing about canyoning is that it can often be as relaxing or as intense and adrenaline-fuelled as you want it to be. There are different routes depending on ability and confidence, and even within the same canyon there are...

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11 Tips for Hiking in Sub Zero Conditions

Hiking in the cold is also different to hiking in the freezing cold. We’re talking about the times when the temperature drops sub-zero, and sometimes, when it’s a good 20 or 30 degrees Celsius lower than that. Think icicles, troublesome snot and frozen waterfalls – the days when all of those three things can actually amalgamate into one. These tips will not only serve you well for a hiking trip in the coldest of cold, but equally any sub-zero adventure that sees you exposed to the extreme cold or snow for sustained periods of time. 

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8 Alternative Adventures to Try out in Slovenia

Nearly 60% of Slovenia is covered in lush green trees and forests, and when you consider the picturesque lakes, the crystal-blue rivers and the seemingly endless waterfalls found throughout the country, it’s no wonder Slovenia, a country with a population of just two million, is becoming a bit of a hotspot for adventurers looking to tread off the beaten track. Here are a few of our top picks for the best alternative adventures to try out in Slovenia.

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