Atlas & Boots - the United Kingdom

Best Outdoor Travel Blog 2020

Atlas & Boots is an outdoor travel blog covering thrilling activities in far-flung places, be it swimming with whales in the South Pacific or trekking the great ranges of Asia.

The founders, photographer Peter Watson and author Kia Abdullah, started on opposite ends of the outdoor spectrum. A week after they met, Peter went off to climb Kilimanjaro while Kia remained warmly cocooned by her desk as writers prefer to be. Over the years, they drew each other to what they describe as outdoorsy-ish.