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
The creation of the Parque Patagonia conservation area – the brainchild of a billionaire US couple – is a step to creating one of the world’s largest national parks. But what’s the hiking like?
Choose wisely for your first skiing trip: these resorts offer quality tuition and confidence-boosting slopes – and most won’t break the bank
Iceland is awash with naturally heated water, making it a fantastic place for an outdoor swimming tour of its bubbling hot pots and geothermal pools
The deep gorges of Bulgaria’s Rhodope mountains are said to hold the secret to health and long life
Jogging from Winchester to Eastbourne seemed the perfect way to enjoy one of England’s oldest trails for Martin Love. But then he ran out of steam