Sian Lewis - The Girl Outdoors: The Wild Girl's Guide to Adventure, Travel and Wellbeing!

November 19, 2019

Sian Lewis is an award-winning travel and outdoors journalist and blogger who writes for titles including The Independent, Evening Standard, BBC Countryfile and Coast.

 

She is also the editor of Active Traveller and Snow magazines. 

 

Her work as an adventurous writer has taken her around the world in the name of a good story and she also edits award-winning blog The Girl Outdoors, which encourages women to get outside and get adventuring.

 

Her first book, The Girl Outdoors, was published by Bloomsbury in 2018. 

Listen to Sian Now!

Click here if you can't see the link below.

 

Show notes

  • Who is Sian

  • What life was like growing up

  • Being encouraged to follow her passions from a young age

  • Studying Italian at University 

  • Doing a Masters in Journalism

  • Starting up her blog - The Girl Outdoors

  • Being a Pioneer in the women’s adventure space

  • How her blog was also her CV

  • Getting her 2nd job in journalism

  • Editing for Active Traveller Magazine

  • Turning the blog into a full time blog or not?

  • Balance 

  • The type of content Sian likes to write

  • Adventures that fit into her life

  • Living in Bristol

  • Her struggle with big mountains and altitude

  • Doing volunteering with British Exploring Society 

  • Qualifications….

  • Wilderness First Aid

  • The Book - The Girl Outdoors: The Wild Girl's Guide to Adventure, Travel and Wellbeing

  • Advice for women who are lacking confidence in the outdoors

  • Wild swimming and being inspired by her grandmother 

  • Swimming in Arctic, Scandinavian waters!

  • Cycling 

  • Gym life?

  • Needing to work out most days

  • How to keep fit while travelling

  • Coming back from a month of travelling

  • Spending time at home

  • 2 weeks in Alaska

  • Quick Fire Questions

 

Social Media

 

Website www.thegirloutdoors.co.uk 

Instagram @sianannalewis  

Facebook @thegirloutdoors 

Twitter @sianannalewis 

Feeling inspired week after week? 

 

You can do 3 easy things to help me continue to grow the podcast!

  1. Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes, so you won’t miss a single episode

  2. If you’re loving the podcast, please leave a 5-star review on iTunes! I read every single comment!

  3. Share the podcast with your friends, especially if you think it could help them, and spread the #ToughGirlPodcast love. 

Your support helps me continue to grow the podcast and do inspiring things in this space! Already done all 3? You’re a rockstar! Thank you!

 

Want to do more?

 

Please become a Patron and donate US$5 a month to help fund the runnings costs. Thank you. 

 

 

Please reload

Featured Posts

Paula Radcliffe MBE - fastest female marathoner of all time!

1/23
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Archive