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
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Scuba diving trips around the world: tips
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
Armenia – Saghmosavank Monastery
On the way back to Yerevan I stopped at Saghmosavank (“Monastery of Psalms”) another Armenian sight close to a spectacular gorge, this time the Kasakh Gorge. The monastery has a large gavit to the west of the Zion church. A gavit serves as a narthex, mausoleum and assembly room for the church, but at SaghmosavankContinue reading “Armenia – Saghmosavank Monastery”
Chester Zoo: walk with the animals
The Islands is a new attraction at Chester Zoo, with replicas of parts of south-east Asia, where visitors can get close to endangered species and even learn about conservation.