How to Plan my Adventure

How to Plan my Adventure

Planning an adventure can be a lot of work. You can end up spending a lot of time and energy on things that really don’t require it and, worse still, you end up paying more than you need to. Here at Viral Dreaming, after decades of travel, we’ve refined our travel planning processes to bring you a 5-step ‘How to Plan My Adventure‘ guide that will help you avoid common mistakes and help things run smoothly….

Suicide Gorge – The Best Kloofing Cape Town Has to Offer

Suicide Gorge – The Best Kloofing Cape Town Has to Offer

South Africa provides adrenaline junkies with numerous opportunities to reach new levels of excitement through a huge range of adventure sport activities that set the pulses racing. Suicide Gorge presents experienced hikers with some of the best kloofing Cape Town has to offer and is definitely a pursuit that needs to be ticked off any avid adventurer’s bucket list. Canyoning, or ‘kloofing’, is the act of pursuing a water course to a predefined location by any…

Kitesurfer Roderick Pijls Dreams of Snowboarding in Patagonia

Kitesurfer Roderick Pijls Dreams of Snowboarding in Patagonia

Meet Roderick Pijls, a professional kitesurfer who is travelling the world doing what he loves and creating epic video content as he goes. As an athlete Roderick is constantly on the move to train and compete for his sport, but he dreams of snowboarding in Patagonia to mix up his travelling style a bit. Athlete Profile Name: Roderick Pijls Nationality: Dutch Age: 26 Sport: Kitesurfing Discipline: Freestyle & Wave Best results: Top 10 Freestyle World…

The Birth of an Extreme Adventure Travel Company – Michiel’s Story

The Birth of an Extreme Adventure Travel Company – Michiel’s Story

Founding an extreme adventure travel company and launching a whole new travel concept on my own in South Africa is not something I ever thought I would do. However, when an idea strikes you and the passion for it begins to take over your 9-5 job, you just have to chase it. Extreme Adventure Travel Company Having been an avid adventure traveller for over 15 years, I came to the realisation that starting a business…

11 Epic Cape Town Surf Spots

11 Epic Cape Town Surf Spots

Cape Town is a wonderland for many visitors around the world who travel from far and wide to visit “The Mother City” – and they rarely only visit just once. However, if you’re a surfer who’s here to visit some of the many Cape Town Surf Spots, you’re in for even more of a treat! We’re here to give you a run-down of some of our favourite surf spots in Cape Town and to give you important information…

Staying Safe With Sharks | Why You Shouldn’t Fear Sharks and How to Overcome Your Fear

Staying Safe With Sharks | Why You Shouldn’t Fear Sharks and How to Overcome Your Fear

As surfer, windsurfer and freediver, I often get asked if I am afraid of sharks. I normally answer this question by first explaining to people why I’m not afraid of them and why knowledge is key when staying safe with sharks. This post will provide an in-depth answer to this question and will (hopefully) provide people with a resource that will educate and inform them on this topic. I will end the article by presenting some tips…

When Should You Eat Carbs? – Adventure Sport Recommendations

When Should You Eat Carbs? – Adventure Sport Recommendations

When Should You Eat Carbs? What about carbohydrate timing and quantity? Should you eat carbs before, during, or after exercise? These questions are of the utmost importance to us as adventure sport athletes as we aim to perform at our very best during adventure sport vacations or as we effectively combine business with pleasure in paradise. In the absence of an adequate nutritional strategy, performance (and enjoyment) in our sport will suffer and we will fail to reap the…

Working From Mauritius on a Workation Will Make Your Business Thrive

Working From Mauritius on a Workation Will Make Your Business Thrive

If you’re a location-independent professional who enjoys living the beach life while you work, we have a unique opportunity for you. Workations are becoming more popular every year. Travelling to and working from Mauritius on your own terms but with a community of like-minded professionals will push your business and life in the right direction. Working from Mauritius in the framework of a Workation is designed for participants on the program to work hard and…

FEDERICO MORISIO – WINDSURFING MAURITIUS, FIJI AND CHILE

FEDERICO MORISIO – WINDSURFING MAURITIUS, FIJI AND CHILE

This is the story of an entrepreneur and windsurfer from Italy who is in pursuit of adventure every minute of every day. Windsurfing Mauritius and Fiji is next on his wish list… Athlete Profile Name: Federico Morisio Nationality: Italian Age: 22 Sport: Windsurfing Discipline: Waves Best Results: 1st Place at the IWT Pacasmayo Wave Classic 2017 | 4th place at the International Windsurfing Tour 2017 Sponsors: NeilPryde | JP-Australia | MFC Hawaii Who is Federico Morisio?    …