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
Sir Walter Scott’s account of the lawless life of Rob Roy was published 200 years ago. And today, hikers can follow in his cattle-rustling footsteps on a footpath across central Scotland
The world’s longest trail, ready this year, traverses the entire country. It’s a busy path, our intrepid writer is told, so there shouldn’t be bears …
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
Wildlife, mountains, islands and forests … Canada’s natural wonders – from Nova Scotia to Vancouver.
A celebration of all things active, the Outdoor City Weekender highlights the Steel City’s appeal to sport fans and its potential as a gateway to the great outdoors
A family break in the mountains of northern Spain made for happy wanderers of all ages – though language skills and a cagoule may be essential
Slovenia’s – and now Europe’s – green capital is a laid-back charmer of a city. Easily walkable, it boasts striking architecture and a vibrant outdoor eating and drinking culture
Walking can bring relaxation, beauty and happiness – even on a group stroll. Though, as Alan Franks knows, it’s useful to have a few ground rules before hitting your stride.
And the attraction of swimming is what exactly? Here are 10 dedicated outdoor swimmers to explain.