Adrenaline Fuelled Alps: A Holiday for Adventure Lovers

The French Alps may be best known as a ski destination, but it also offers a range of adventure pursuits to satisfy any adrenaline junkie.

By Helena Raraty

Open Water Swimming: Everything You Need to Know

Open-water swimming is becoming increasingly popular in Ireland. But what’s it all about? Here is everything you need to know about open water swimming in Ireland.

By Helena Raraty

Upper Mustang.

A Walk Amongst Giants: Trekking Nepal’s Annapurna Circuit

Not just a walk amongst giants but a giant amongst walks, Outsider’s Declan Cunningham fills us in on his recent trek of Nepal’s Annapurna Circuit with his wife Carl.

By Helena Raraty

15 Tips to Help You Lower Your Carbon Footprint in 2019

At Outsider, we love nature and want to protect our planet. Here's a list of some super easy ways you can kick-start your year with a new, planet-friendly regime.

By Helena Raraty

foods to keep you fuller longer

The Best and Worst Foods for Fuel

Whether you're starting a new training plan in the New Year or have an expedition lined up, it's important to make sure that your body is getting the right fuel. Our eating guide will help you achieve your goals. 

By Helena Raraty

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.

By Helena Raraty

Kayaks from mast

North of Disko: A Greenland Adventure

Filmmaker and adventure novice Claire Riordan packed up her camera and joined Jamie Young of Killary Adventure Centre on the North of Disko expedition to Greenland.

By Helena Raraty

Tubing with the outsider team

6 Action Packed Activities in the Irish Midlands

The Outsider team had an action-packed getaway in the Midlands. Find out everything we did and all the information you need to organise your own adventure.

By Helena Raraty


Mountain Biking Bliss in Spain’s Las Alpujarras Mountains

Want blissful sunshine and world-class mountain biking trails? Better put Sierra Nevada on the bike-it list.

By Helena Raraty

Mt blanc chamonix

Climbing Mt Blanc: A Mid Summer Night’s Climb

Declan and Chris decided to take on a summit climb of Mt Blanc. They tell us how they got on and advise on how to have your own alpine climbing trip. 

By Helena Raraty


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