UPDATED AND NEW CATEGORIES

Trekking peaks – we've been sorting out our mountain and walking sections and have now created a new Trekking Peaks category to list the popular treks to high altitude mountains that can be climbed without technical mountaineering skills and equipment – that's the likes of Kilimanjaro, Aconcagua, Chimborazo and Mount Fuji.

Decorative paint techniques – a recent new category is for decorative painting techniques for use on furniture and interiors, new submissions for residential and multi-day courses and workshops are welcome!

Short cruises & mini cruises – an expansion of our cruise section reflecting current changes in cruising style, it lists mini cruise holidays, taster cruises and short cruise breaks of about 3 to 5 days.

Last minute adventure/activity – lists late availability, special deals and offers, including Travel-Quest exclusives, on activity and adventure holidays and travel.

 

MOST RECENT SPECIALIST HOLIDAY ADDITIONS

Art Holidays Romania – Painting courses and holidays in Maramures, Northern Transylvania; courses are run by established British artists and tutors and cater for painters at all levels.

Tai Chi & Nutrition for Health & Wellness – Qigong and Tai Chi holidays and retreats, including a seven-day energising, therapeutic Qigong retreat on the Canary Island of La Gomera.

Getaway & Create Minibreaks – 3-day, fully inclusive, jewellery making or picture making minibreaks in the lush countryside of Cordoba, Spain.

Motivate Bootcamp – ladies fitness and weight loss bootcamp retreats in the UK and Europe: for fitness, weight loss, or just an active holiday.

Adventure Alternative – a responsible adventure travel company, founded by Everest mountaineer Gavin Bate, offering a wide variety of climbs, treks and adventures, including iconic favourites like Kilimanjaro and Everest Base Camp.

Surya Lanka Ayurveda Beach Resort – Ayurveda resort in Sri Lanka, which specialises in Sri Lankan Ayurveda, Yoga retreats and Ayurveda retreats.

La Ferriere Relaxation et Retraite – exclusive tai chi and chi kung retreats with tailored coaching, at La Ferriere in the Dordogne, France.

Thirsty Swagman – a specialist at festival, pub and party tours worldwide, from round-the-world pub crawls to beer festival and party tours in Europe, Australia and Asia.

Thund – botanical tours in Iceland, a taste of the very best that Icelandic nature has to offer, including diverse flora and fauna and scenic landscapes.

Go Britain Tours – guided tours of England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland: sightseeing tours from London and Edinburgh to cultural and historical sights.

Go Scotland Tours – tours in Scotland; sightseeing tours from Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Inverness and selected cruise ship ports.

Azenart Creative Travel Ltd – painting holidays in Italy, in groups of 6-8 people, destinations include: Venice, Rome, Capri, Pompeii and Amalfi.

Naturellement Français – tailor-made French courses with multi-activities, learn the language while you enjoy French food and wine, go hiking or horse-riding, canoe in lagoon, meet locals ...

Original Volunteers – providing structured volunteer placements worldwide in grassroots projects in need of extra help.

Fire & Rain Soul Spas – retreat breaks in stunning Scottish locations for people who've lost their life partner.

 

 

 

ARTICLES, NEWS AND EDITORIAL

Adventure yoga holidays that combine yoga with other activities like walking, surfing, skiing and diving. Creative and cultural yoga breaks which team yoga with cooking, painting, writing, dance, safaris ...

 

Booking a skiing holiday as a single person – ski or snowboard holidays are a good choice for solos and there are a number of ways of going about it, look at the pros and cons of different approaches ...

 

Two wheeled tours in Devon, Somerset, Wiltshire, Hampshire, Dorset and Isle of Wight. An intro to off- and on-road cycle routes, pathways, highways and byways that beckon the cyclist ...

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