Courmayeur skiing

7 of the Best Places to Go Off-piste Skiing in Europe

Back country, side country, freeride, off-piste, shredding the gnar…call it what you will. Outsider has the 7 best places to do it.
Sunrise in Kigali, Rwanda

The Land of a Thousand Hills: Walking Rwanda

Fearghal O’Nuallain decided to walk across Rwanda to see if adventuring is a good way to learn about development. Here's what he discovered on his journey through this remarkable country.
Hiking in the Austrian Tirol

Hiking in the Austrian Tirol: Bootcamp for the Body and Soul

Roisin Finlay visits the Tirol on the Outsider hiking trip and, plain and simple, falls head over heels with this little piece of mountainy heaven.
Paragliding at Treble Cone.

Flying Solo: Learning to Paraglide in New Zealand

Who knew it only took 10 days to learn to fly! Louise Healy heads to New Zealand’s southern Alps to take to the skies on a paragliding course.

Verbier: More Than Just Clichéd Luxury?

Team Outsider didn't think the apparent ostentation of the Verbier Saint Bernard region was for us until we spent three days there digging deeper.

Iceland Explored: The Land of Fire, Ice and Epic Adventure

Eoin McCarthy Deering writes of his trip to Iceland, a country of profound beauty and endless adventure. He gives us the low-down on how to explore Iceland.
Niseko ski area

Skiing in Niseko: Sushi, Saki and Snow

Now is a great time for skiing in Niseko, an area famous for its abundance of light powder snow. Louise finds out everything Niseko has to offer.
La-Gran-Sabana

An Epic Climbing Adventure in the Gran Sabana, Venezuela

Shane Houbart takes on an epic climb of the Gran Sabana (Great Savanna), on the Venezuelan-Brazilian border. The former British Marine gets far more than he bargained for!
Snow covered mountain and ski lift

Planning Your Perfect Ski Holiday

Team Outsider has rounded up hassle free-holidays that offer superb skiing for everyone, including families, large groups of friends and those looking to keep the costs down.
Exploring greenland

Cold Calling: The Trials and Tribulations of Arctic Exploration in Greenland

Declan Cunningham travelled to Renland in the Scoresbysund Fjord, Greenland in search of climbing first ascents. But, as he found out – planning is no match for Mother Nature.