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Good Holiday Ideas | June 27, 2019

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Get ratted in San Francisco

19 June 2019 | We’ve all joked about wine and bar drinks tasting like rat’s urine – well now you can sample similar in the rat bar in California’s San Francisco. The furry rodents are stars at the

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THE ENCHANTING FOREST

21 May 2019 | New Forest is closest National Park to London. Read more from Editor John Hill..New Forest is arguably the nation’s busiest – and a local gardener who gave me directions to tour beautiful Walnut

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TESLA TOUR OF TRIUMPH

12 April 2019 | Editor John Hill takes the Model S from Margate to Southwold. Read more.. The long wait is nearly over.. not for the final Game of Thrones series but the much-awaited, much admired and much

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Festive-feel Beaulieu stars

27 November 2018 | As a million lights dazzle New Forest.. read more from Editor John Hill in Tiptoe, Hants..After months of planning the very first Christmas at Beaulieu has opened with a switch-on of over a million

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All Aboard for Henley

24 June 2018 | 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 music, comedy, art, food and great

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 music, comedy, art, food and great fun. The season’s only Black-Tie … Read More

Escape to the Wild West

1 March 2018 | 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 of my car, then disappears

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 of my car, then disappears over a steep hill. … Read More

Trainer John conquers jungles of Burma, Laos, Thailand in 14-day bike hike

6 September 2017 | 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 a 14-day

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 a 14-day charity ride and raised £54,000  from sponsors for Parkinson’s disease charities.

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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

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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World-beater Touring Car

15 August 2016 | All-electric Tesla is Space-age, does ludicrous-speeds, drives itself and has zero fuel bills, reports John Hill. After 45 years of road-testing cars from Minis to Rolls Royces I have discovered

All-electric Tesla is Space-age, does ludicrous-speeds, drives itself and has zero fuel bills, reports John Hill.

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