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Take the Olympic plunge and enjoy a fresh start in 2013

Take the Olympic plunge and enjoy a fresh start in 2013

If 2012 was all about Olympic aspirations and extraordinary achievements, 2013 is all about keeping that rich sporting legacy alive.

Sport in The Great Lakes, USA

Sport in The Great Lakes, USA

Sports-related tourism is now one of the fastest growing sectors of the travel industry. On average 12 million international trips are made annually for the purpose of watching or taking part in a sporting event.

Centenary celebrations of the first ascent of America's highest mountain

Centenary celebrations of the first ascent of America's highest mountain

Next year, 2013, marks 100 years since the first successful ascent of America’s highest mountain, Mount McKinley, in Alaska’s Denali National Park.

Languedoc adventures at Les Pins

Languedoc adventures at Les Pins

Brand new from Eurocamp for 2013, a stay Les Pins puts the best of the Languedoc on the doorstep. And with seven nights during summer half term 2013 costing just £504 per family, the best value is guaranteed too.

Skate your way through Finland's lakes and seas

Skate your way through Finland's lakes and seas

Tour skating is a great way to spend sunny winter days outdoors. Finland’s Lakeland and the Baltic Sea around Aland are ideal for speeding through breath-taking national landscapes on a pair of skates.

The non-skiers skiing holiday

The non-skiers skiing holiday

There are many people who love the idea of a mountain holiday in the snow during the winter months but who don’t like to ski for a variety of reasons.

New Year’s resolution trips: Healthy holidays in 2013

Make 2013 a year to remember by taking on a bucket-list trekking or cycling challenge - and raise money for charity at the same time if you wish.

Enjoy a Wildfitness adventure and bring your kids along

Enjoy a Wildfitness adventure and bring your kids along

Wildfitness has announced that children are now welcome at all three of its destinations, enabling parents to focus on, and make the most of their fitness course with the added comfort of having their children nearby.

Get active on Portugal’s finest untouched coastline, the Costa Alentejana

From Tróia in the north down to Zambujeira do Mar in the south, with superb coastal paths, country trails, a shining surf and proud Atlantic cliffs backing unspoiled beaches, the Alentejo coast is up there with the best for outdoor activities, from hiking, surfing and biking, to kayaking, golf and yoga.

A romantic holiday destination that will keep an action man happy

A romantic holiday destination that will keep an action man happy

Finding the perfect romantic holiday destination that will keep beach lovers and their action heroes happy is often a real challenge.

Fall into sport in the Great Lakes USA

Fall into sport in the Great Lakes USA

Now the Olympics are over, it doesn't mean sport has to end. Grab your passport and jet off to continue your 2012 sporting year with a trip to the Great Lakes.

Autumn half term holiday in Pembrokeshire

Autumn half term holiday in Pembrokeshire

This family adventure break offers you the perfect opportunity to experience exciting adventure activities under the expert guidance of professional instructors.

Parks on starting line for 2013 action holidays

Parks on starting line for 2013 action holidays

Olympic-inspired Britons on holiday next year will be swapping their deckchairs for diving boards, their loungers for lawn tennis, and their sun-hats for cycling helmets.

Amid gloomy reports, learning holidays buck the trend

Learning holidays have shown impressive resistance to tough trading conditions by increasing in popularity while package holidays and the travel industry are in general decline.

Are you suffering from P.O.D.?  Post Olympic Depression

Are you suffering from P.O.D.? Post Olympic Depression

As Post-Olympic Depression or P.O.D. sweeps the UK, independent holiday specialist Chameleon Worldwide suggests a number of ways in which to enjoy an active holiday in keeping with the theme of the games, whilst keeping POD firmly at bay!