Archive for the ‘Outdoor Pursuits’ Category

Walking in Symonds Yat, Forest of Dean

Something Britain prides itself on is its luscious and diverse countryside. If you are a lover of wandering amongst the natural beauty of Britain, Symonds Yat offers many walks with spectacular views. Symonds Yat is a popular tourist destination just a few miles from the Welsh border and straddles the River Wye in the Forest […]

Holiday in The Azores and watch European Surfing Championships 2013

The archipelago of the Azores will be a haven for surfers and water sport lovers this September as the largest island São Miguel gears up to host the European Surfing Championships 2013 for the first time from 13 to 21 September. Otherwise known as Eurosurf, the competition will be staged on Santa Barbara beach in […]

Top 5 Horse Riding Holiday Hotspots in the UK

What better way to explore the British landscape than from the lofty perch of your own horse? Places to stay with your equine friend are dotted all across the country as horse riding holidays in the UK are becoming more popular. With a bit of cheap horse insurance and the required moving equipment, you can […]

Let Channel 4 TV help you curb excessive Holiday Spending

Channel 4’s SuperScrimpers is back. Do you enjoy spending money on holidays even when you don’t have it? We all love a good holiday or weekend break, but for some of us Brits it’s bit of an obsession, scanning travel websites for holiday deals and being drawn into travel agents every week on lunch breaks. […]

Golf Holidays in The Algarve

Golf enthusiasts scour all the best locations around the world for golf courses, and as a result, many wonderful hotels and golf resorts cater for this group of perpetually travelling golfers. One of the main places for golf holidays and golf breaks is Portugal, and more specifically the Algarve. While many will think of the […]

Good Cycle Routes in Europe

Cycling is on the increase according to retail figures, and this is leading to many avid cycle enthusiasts looking for exciting new routes to explore. In the UK we have some truly beautiful scenery which is served by well established cycle routes. There are a myriad of cycling holidays in Scotland, Wales, Ireland and England. […]

Holidays in Cumbria

The Lake District and Cumbria is a fantastic place to visit when planning a UK holiday. The Lakeland and Cumbria area has long been popular with British tourists and those visiting the UK from abroad. If you are a  family looking for a relaxed country break then Cumbria is well worth the visit. Lakeland areas […]

Canada Two Week Holiday Guide

Canada takes up an immense section of North America and is the world’s second-largest country by total area. The country is a popular holiday destination for tourists from around the world. The friendly people, safe travel and beautiful expansive landscapes make this huge country an attractive place to visit and explore. The vast expanse of […]

The Western Isles or Outer Hebrides?

Many people in the UK and Europe would not think of the Western Isles as somewhere to go on vacation, in fact many people would not even know where the Western Isles are. Some confusion can be blamed on the fact that this small strip of islands off the North West coast of Scotland are […]

Themed Safaris in Africa

Your traditional African safari includes daily game drives through the Savannah, however, if you are looking for something entirely unique why not consider these ‘themed’ safaris. Any of these safari’s can be booked through African holiday specialists, Mahlatini. Photographic safaris Safari operators and lodges across Africa are launching photographic safaris. While enjoying game viewing activities […]