Let this year be one of get up and go rather than fly and flop with our pick of activity holidays for each month – around the UK and abroad
The run-up to the big day doesn’t have to be all shopping malls and panto: we pick cool, offbeat and cultural events and gift-buying opportunities across the capital
Accidental detours are embraced on a family break amid the Lot valley’s forests, abbeys and wildlife – all in the company of Lulu, their trusted donkey companion
Coastal rowing in small traditional skiffs is undergoing a revival in Scotland.
The Maldives and the Barrier Reef are famous scuba spots, but here are some less obvious places for wrecks, weird fish and top diving companies
From ziplines in Switzerland to walking holidays in Italy and France, plus mountain bike breaks and an outdoor festival, the Alps are worth a ‘peak’ this summer
Five thrill-seeking holidays for single-parent families, offering watersports, bike rides – and endangered turtles