About Brad Knowles

Travel writer, blogger and self-confessed technology addict. Contributor to lots of blogs and sites mainly in the Travel industry.

Ice Hotels

While many people may dream of relaxing vacations in the sun, trying something a little different can be refreshing, novel and unique. These amazing, ephemeral ice hotels make the idea of being “snowed in” a delightfully alluring and luxurious prospect. Mood lighting, delicate ice sculptures, snow-carvings and drinks served in ice goblets are all part [...]

Ultimate BMX crashes

I'm not someone that really has a love of extreme sports; my adventures stretch only to skiing and that's usually painful and embarrassing enough! Watching other people fall is a bit of a guilty pleasure, you shouldn't laugh but you can't actually help it. So here is a compilation of the best or worst BMX falls, now some of these look ever so spine shatteringly [...]

Snowboarding wipeouts

January is the ideal time to strap on a pair or skis, or, if you prefer, a snowboard and hit the snow-dusted slopes. However, as we all know well, snowboarding (and of course skiing) comes with its dangers, such as making yourself look like a buffoon (and the bumps and grazes). So to honour those currently flying [...]