Broads horizons

The first, and last, time I went on a boating holiday it ended in ignominy, my friends and I having managed to wedge our 60ft narrowboat sideways across the Kennet and Avon canal while attempting an ill-advised three-point-turn. The shame of having to hide “below decks” while a crowd of onlookers gathered on the towpath […]

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Life’s a breeze: a sailing trip in Scotland’s Hebrides

It had been raining overnight but the sky had cleared and we were going. Early light on the wet decks. Big engine rumbling somewhere deep in the stern. The anchor chain wound up into its locker in the bow. Adam Nicolson. Photograph: Murdo Macleod for the Guardian Chloe Gillatt, the cook, had made bacon sandwiches […]

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A luxury African safari is a bucket list mainstay for many travellers, but now there’s a new place where you can go … – The New Daily

Ever dreamt of eyeballing elephants and cruising with crocodiles? A luxury African safari is a bucket list mainstay for many travellers, but now there’s a new place where you can go wild – for a fraction of the price. Sri Lanka, the tear-shaped tropical island in the Indian Ocean, has shed its civil war past to become […]

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G Adventures to launch Sri Lanka sailing trips – Independent Online

G Adventures adds Sri Lanka to its sailing portfolio, starting in February 2018. Please note that the picture does not represent the boats used by G Adventures. The demand for trips to Sri Lanka in the past year has led small-group adventure operator, G Adventures, to launch a new programme of group sailing tours along […]

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