Outlook noun – A high place or structure from which a wide view is possible. Surroundings and outlook are semantically related. in view topic. In some cases you can use "Surroundings" instead a noun "Outlook".
Surroundings noun – The circumstances, conditions, or objects by which one is surrounded. Outlook and surroundings are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Outlook" instead a noun "Surroundings".