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Albanian Landscapes: A family half-term adventure

Albanian Landscapes: A family half-term adventure

Albania’s famous cousins Greece, Croatia and Italy have hogged the family holiday limelight for decades – it’s time to move aside the preconceptions and look properly at this last undiscovered treasure of Europe.

Norway named top adventure destination

Norway named top adventure destination

Norway is listed in the 'Top Ten Adventure Nations' list in Lonely Planet's new book Lonely Planet's 1000 Ultimate Adventures.

Scrubba wash bag for Christmas?

Do you know an adventurous traveller, a keen camper or simply someone who prioritises off-the-beaten-track culture and experiences over five-star facilities?

Top winter holiday adventures

Top winter holiday adventures

The UK's summer is drawing to a close, but that does not have to be an end to long summer days and exciting outdoor adventure.

Family adventure this October half term

Family adventure this October half term

After the depressing return to school for thousands of students across the UK in September, the late October half term is the first chance that families have to get away for a well-earned break.

Adventurers can find nirvana at Arctic Haven Wilderness Lodge

Adventurers can find nirvana at Arctic Haven Wilderness Lodge

Newly opened five star Nunavut Lodge has a plethora of multi season activities for both novice and expert explorers.

Celebrated polar explorer, Tim Jarvis joins Intrepid Arctic trip

Celebrated polar explorer, Tim Jarvis joins Intrepid Arctic trip

Intrepid Travel is offering adventure-seekers the opportunity to accompany prolific polar explorer and environmental scientist, Tim Jarvis on an extended ice-walk while exploring the incredible wildlife and wilderness of the Arctic.

Witness an Eclipse in Scotland or Uganda

Witness an Eclipse in Scotland or Uganda

On 18 October, a Penumbral Lunar Eclipse will take place in the skies above Scotland, primarily in the Glasgow area, and many people are expected to gather and witness the natural phenomenon which occurs when the Moon passes directly behind the Earth into its umbra (shadow).

Living Stones: A theatrical trip to the Holy Land with Bible re-enactments

Living Stones: A theatrical trip to the Holy Land with Bible re-enactments

Specialist holiday company Lightline Pilgrimages, has teamed up with the Riding Lights Theatre Company, to provide a chance to visit the Holy Land of Israel, on a 9-night trip entitled Living Stones, in the company of professional actors who will re-enact some of the New Testament’s most famous stories during visits to places that figured in the life of Jesus.

Embrace Great Britain and enjoy family adventures in the UK

Embrace Great Britain and enjoy family adventures in the UK

With falling numbers of Britons travelling abroad for holidays in recent years (according to the Office for National Statistics), Andy Torbet - Scottish explorer, extreme adventurer and BBC TV presenter - has been working with Hyundai to show that you don’t need to get on a plane to feel like you’ve got away from it all because the UK itself has spectacular potential for adventure.

Follow in the footsteps of Johnny Depp on a Lone Ranger adventure

This summer’s hotly tipped blockbuster, Disney’s The Lone Ranger, is set to hit the silver screen on the 9th August, but for those itching to experience their very own wild west adventure, help is at hand.

Hiking, rafting and survival camps: Adventure breaks in Taiwan

Hiking, rafting and survival camps: Adventure breaks in Taiwan

The wealth of attractions in Taiwan's main cities often means that visitors overlook the array of adventure tours available throughout the island.

Sailing adventures to Burma's remote islands

Sailing adventures to Burma's remote islands

Adventure tour operator, Intrepid Travel has launched two new sailing adventures that will take small groups of travellers to some of the world's most remote islands, off the coast of Burma.

Lhasa to Kathmandu: Journey across the 'Roof of the World'

Lhasa to Kathmandu: Journey across the 'Roof of the World'

Adventure Worldwide has a new trip entitled Lhasa to Kathmandu which provides a chance to experience one of the world’s great journeys, travelling overland across Tibet, from Lhasa to Everest Base Camp, all the way down to Nepal to the capital Kathmandu.

Join in the celebrations at a Burmese festival

Join in the celebrations at a Burmese festival

The Burma Highlights group tour from TransIndus introduces you to the culture of Burma, taking in the most popular and spectacular sights this beautiful country has to offer. Beginning in Yangon you visit the majestic Shwedagon Pagoda then travel up to Bagan and its thousands of stupas and pagodas. Continue on to Mandalay and the ancient capital cities of Ava, Amarapura and Sagaing ending at the vast Inle Lake.