9 Things We Are Loving Right Now

9 Things We Are Loving Right Now

1. Shantaram Recommended by Clare Johnson Shantaram is a 2003 novel by Gregory David Roberts, in which a convicted Australian bank robber and heroin addict who escaped from Pentridge Prison flees to India. International bestseller 2. Themarest LuxuryLite Cot...
Rise of the female adventurer Part 3: Jane Goodall

Rise of the female adventurer Part 3: Jane Goodall

In my article about Freya Stark, I questioned what it takes to make a female adventurer. Today’s adventurer has perhaps the ultimate kudos on the adventuring scene – she changed the way we think about ourselves. Jane Goodall doesn’t seem the powerhouse she is, when...
The Statistics on Adventure Women

The Statistics on Adventure Women

Love Her Wild and it’s supporters strongly believe in raising the profile of female adventurers to make the outdoor industry a more equal environment. You just have to pick up an adventure magazine, visit an outdoor clothing shop or flick through a few...
Rise of the female adventurer Part 2: Freya Stark

Rise of the female adventurer Part 2: Freya Stark

“I find that one doesn’t get much dirtier after the first two days.” Let’s think about what it takes to make a female adventurer. An inquisitive nature, perhaps? A quick mind? A love of danger? A desire to do something different? An ability to face down adversity?...
Rise of the female adventurer Part 1: Is it safe?

Rise of the female adventurer Part 1: Is it safe?

The world of female adventuring is not a novelty. It is not something that new-age post-Enlightenment women who want to feel empowered thought up when exploring ways to push the feminist agenda. When I say, as a female, that I am going to run 1249 miles from Rome to...