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Thermal Cams in the Night

We test-drive new cam that sees and snaps in the dark.

Here’s the very latest in an age of continual innovation and surprises – a tiny, pocket-sized thermal camera that ... Read More

All Aboard for Henley

There’s one major event that real seasoners never miss. Read more from Editor John Hill

From 11 to 15 July Henley Regatta puts on its famous annual festival of mus... Read More

Escape to the Wild West

Roving reporter Pietro Simonetti loves his dude ranch holiday.

I’m road roaming in Wyoming in the old Wild West – on a wild safari as the dirt road zig-zags in front... Read More

Mesmerized in Israel

Juliet Francis visits tour destination with it all. Read more…

I was mesmerised with my visit to Israel. The country should be higher in the ranks as a destination ho... Read More

We spend more on skiing than food!

Would you believe it -  a ski trip can cost more than the annual food bill. 

Good Ski Guide, along with No1 Currency, has produced this league t... Read More

Trainer John conquers jungles of Burma, Laos, Thailand in 14-day bike hike His biggest scare was being chased by hungry cannibals

John St John, our personal fitness trainer at Good Holiday and the Good Ski Guide has cycled round Burma and Thailand in ... Read More

Canaria is real Gran

It is our nearest guaranteed winter sun. Read more.. 

Good Holiday reporters have for decades trawled the world for sunny escapes from the dull, low skies ... Read More

It’s new and fun in the sun

Mark Warner to launch foiling with boards not swords. Read more…  

Sporty holiday operator Mark Warner will be offering dinghy and  windsurf  foiling for summer 20... Read More

National Parks get a multi-million £ boost

Here’s details of a deal between Britain’s 15 national parks and the Columbia sportswear group. Read more

Columbia yesterday announced a multi-million £ partnership, where all staff, in... Read More

World Cup biking event for Leogang

The Austrian ski resort of Leogang, at the heart of Austria’s famous Skicircus, is again attracting thousands of adrenaline sports fans – this time for the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup – o... Read More

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Thermal Cams in the Night

We test-drive new cam that sees and snaps in the dark.

Here’s the very latest in an age of continual innovation and surprises – a tiny, pocket-sized thermal camera that ... Read More

All Aboard for Henley

There’s one major event that real seasoners never miss. Read more from Editor John Hill

From 11 to 15 July Henley Regatta puts on its famous annual festival of mus... Read More

Escape to the Wild West

Roving reporter Pietro Simonetti loves his dude ranch holiday.

I’m road roaming in Wyoming in the old Wild West – on a wild safari as the dirt road zig-zags in front... Read More

Mesmerized in Israel

Juliet Francis visits tour destination with it all. Read more…

I was mesmerised with my visit to Israel. The country should be higher in the ranks as a destination ho... Read More

We spend more on skiing than food!

Would you believe it -  a ski trip can cost more than the annual food bill. 

Good Ski Guide, along with No1 Currency, has produced this league t... Read More

Trainer John conquers jungles of Burma, Laos, Thailand in 14-day bike hike His biggest scare was being chased by hungry cannibals

John St John, our personal fitness trainer at Good Holiday and the Good Ski Guide has cycled round Burma and Thailand in ... Read More

Canaria is real Gran

It is our nearest guaranteed winter sun. Read more.. 

Good Holiday reporters have for decades trawled the world for sunny escapes from the dull, low skies ... Read More

It’s new and fun in the sun

Mark Warner to launch foiling with boards not swords. Read more…  

Sporty holiday operator Mark Warner will be offering dinghy and  windsurf  foiling for summer 20... Read More

National Parks get a multi-million £ boost

Here’s details of a deal between Britain’s 15 national parks and the Columbia sportswear group. Read more

Columbia yesterday announced a multi-million £ partnership, where all staff, in... Read More

World Cup biking event for Leogang

The Austrian ski resort of Leogang, at the heart of Austria’s famous Skicircus, is again attracting thousands of adrenaline sports fans – this time for the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup – o... Read More

National Parks get a multi-million £ boost

26 May 2017 | Here’s details of a deal between Britain’s 15 national parks and the Columbia sportswear group. Read more Columbia yesterday announced a multi-million £ partnership, where all staff,

Here’s details of a deal between Britain’s 15 national parks and the Columbia sportswear group. Read more

Columbia yesterday announced a multi-million £ partnership, where all staff, including rangers, will in future be kitted out with Columbia’s eco-friendly gear, including … Read More

World Cup biking event for Leogang

2 May 2017 | The Austrian ski resort of Leogang, at the heart of Austria’s famous Skicircus, is again attracting thousands of adrenaline sports fans – this time for the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup –

The Austrian ski resort of Leogang, at the heart of Austria’s famous Skicircus, is again attracting thousands of adrenaline sports fans – this time for the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup – on Sunday June 11.

The world’s fastest riders will once again challenge … Read More

Real news! Macdonald makes Aviemore great again. Read more from John Hill in the Cairngorms..

15 February 2017 | I regularly shock foreign resorts I visit by telling them that Scotland not only has a ski industry, but at the Cairngorms they have Britain’s best by far residential leisure facilities - at

I regularly shock foreign resorts I visit by telling them that Scotland not only has a ski industry, but at the Cairngorms they have Britain’s best by far residential leisure facilities – at Macdonald Aviemore Resort.

Half of adults have chronic back pain

6 January 2017 | Too many British people are living with chronic back pain, having given up on an accurate diagnosis and treatment, claims Harley Street Spinal consultant Mr Bob Chatterjee. He reports that according

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Brits get most holidays in Europe

10 November 2016 | British citizens get the most holidays in Europe - 28 days paid leave each year - but actually take less holidays. Statistics show that French and Germans are more likely to take more trips,

British citizens get the most holidays in Europe – 28 days paid leave each year – but actually take less holidays.

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Not a ski in sight in Iceland and Greenland

19 August 2016 | GSG explorer Pietro Simonetti searches for snow in the far North The sun lingered high in the Colorado evening sky, as bags were prepared for another epic trip to the northern lands. The Summer

GSG explorer Pietro Simonetti searches for snow in the far North

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