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An introduction to indoor bouldering

Want to try a new sport that provides both an exceptional workout whilst delivering a thrilling, yet safe, environment to learn? Then indoor bouldering could be just the ticket.   The sport of climbing in general is growing rapidly. The latest UK Active report showed that in the 10 years between 2006 and 2016, participation […]


Why now is the ideal time to visit Kiev

The image that many tourists would have had of Ukraine in recent years probably won’t have been a favourable one. Perhaps the immediate thoughts paint the picture of a bleak, post-Soviet, Eastern European nation still struggling to shake off the attention of ‘Mother Russia’. But while tensions with the neighbours to the east may remain […]


Top UK golf courses to play for under £100

There are over 2,500 golf courses in the UK, all varying in levels of quality, difficulty and exclusivity. Filtering through the various review websites to find the top courses in the UK can be laborious. Even then, you may stumble on what looks like a golfers’ paradise only to discover that you need to be […]


10 top tips for sailing the Caribbean

With it’s idyllic beaches, turquoise waters and stunning scenery, it’s little wonder that the Caribbean is seen as the ultimate luxury destination. However, while the area has often been regarded as an exclusive playground for the rich and famous, wider tourism and a growing number of visitors presents it as a holiday destination in reach […]


Lanzarote: A kitesurfing haven and so much more

The island of Lanzarote is synonymous with kitesurfing and it’s easy to see why. Though the village of Caleta de Famara is pleasant-if-nondescript, the beach on which it stands is a haven for those looking to test their kiting mettle.   Tucked away in the north-west corner of the island, the sweeping sands are the […]


5 holiday destinations where the pound is strong

Turkey’s frosty recent trade relationship with the USA, and subsequent tariffs imposed by Donald Trump’s presidency have hit the Turkish Lira hard. The value of the currency has fallen over 25% against the Dollar in the past month, leaving it reeling.   While the weakness of the Lira is bad for Turkey, it does mean […]


Premier League’s top earners by contribution revealed

Footballers are paid handsomely for what they do, that is universally accepted. But for every Mohamed Salah or Kevin De Bruyne whose end product is clear to see, there are others whose contribution is found a little wanting.   There is obviously more to a player’s performance than goals, clean sheets and wins – but […]


5 Things To Consider When Planning A Cycling Holiday

Heading away on a dedicated cycling holiday is often the highlight of the year for many cyclists. The opportunity to get out on your bike and explore a location that you may not have been before, tackling new climbs and checking out fresh routes is second to none.   But before you head away on […]


Bikepacking essentials: What you need to remember

An emerging sport that combines mountain biking with lightweight camping, bikepacking has exploded in popularity over the years, with its irresistible mixture of long-distance cycling and countryside exploration attracting devotees from all corners of the globe.   If you’re thinking of taking the plunge and going on a bikepacking trip, you need to be prepared. […]


5 golf holiday destinations to rival Spain and Portugal

For golfers wanting to tee off abroad, the first golf holiday destinations to come to mind and more than likely to be Spain and Portugal. However, there are plenty of other top choices when it comes to hitting the fairways overseas.   Good weather, challenging, yet fun-to-play courses and top experiences can certainly be found […]