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Good Holiday Ideas | February 20, 2019

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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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Vango Magic

29 June 2016 | It’s summer and shortly the hiking, biking, camping and gigs season will be on us. So here’s our handy guide on essentials, starting with a good tent and great sleeping bag. WE recommend

It’s summer and shortly the hiking, biking, camping and gigs season will be on us.

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The high road in Piemonte

3 June 2016 | James Callery marvels at the magic of e-biking. We’re gliding along the lush green vineyard-carpeted hills of Italy’s Langhe and Roero with not a car in site. E-bikes are a revelation;

James Callery marvels at the magic of e-biking.

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South African safari so good

27 April 2016 | Going on safari is mind-blowingly exhilarating, reports Pietro Simonetti on a camera tour of Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe.First stop was the mighty Victoria Falls - the world’s largest waterfall -

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