So you enjoy plenty of activities when on holiday? Are you a couple or a family? The good news is that there are no shortage of fanstastic adventure and activity holiday ideas for you:-
Short Haul Activity Holidays - outdoor pursuits
How about an adventure idea of trying rock climbing, abseiling, cycling, windsurfing or watersports then Malta is perfect for you. It is only three hours from the UK and virtually due south so you can enjoy your pursuits in great weather all year round. Malta Activity Holidays.
Short haul Activity Holidays - culture
If you appreciate art and history as a couple then we recommend this activity holiday in Italy, with its worldwide reputation for fine art, architecture and mouth watering and yet simple cuisine. Italy holidays.
Long Haul Activity Holidays - Nature Watching
To see some of the largest and impressive animals on earth then you must go on safari in Botswana either at the Chobe National park or the Okavango Delta. Botswana holidays
If animals in your fun activity - however to see smaller but equally dramatic animals then you must visit Madagascar. It is home to 250,000 species of animals of which 70% are found nowhere else on the globe! Madagscar holidays
Long Haul - Dramatic scenery
If you like your holiday activity to include waterfalls, magestic mountains with crystal clear lakes and towering forests then a railroad trip in the Canadian Rockies is a must. Canada holidays.
If you would like to add volcanic scenery and the breathtaking backdrop to Lord of the Rings then it has to be New Zealand. New Zealand.
Long Haul - Watersports
To enjoy extreme watersports such as surfing then Hawaii is top of the list. However if you want to learn in more sheltered waters and then move up to the bigger waves then Fiji comes highly recommended. Fiji holidays.
For activities such as snorkelling and scuba diving then our top three choices are The Great Barrier Reef, The Cayman Islands and The Maldives. For wreck diving we recommend Malta diving.
Long Haul Activity Holidays - Culture
Economic reform is bringing China closer to the West and has unlocked the chance for Westerners to view some of the wonderful treasures that this ancient country has to offer. China holidays.
If you like a country that is a bit more integrated with Western tourists then Thailand has the same stunning scenery, temples and agricultural beauty. They also have some of the best beaches in the world. Thailand holidays.
Long Haul - Ulimate Beach relaxation
If just reading about all of our different activities above has worn you out and you are just looking for some relaxation ideas on one of the best beaches in the world with a nice cool cocktail in your hand then here are our recommendations:-
The Maldives Activity Holidays - To get away abroad from everything and stay on a small atol with pure white sandy beaches and not many people around then the Maldives is the best place on earth for you. Maldives holidays.
The Seychelles are also very special with a number of the best beaches in the world. Seychelles Holidays.
If you like your island a bit bigger (but still only around 50 sq miles) then try nearby Rodrigues holidays.
Bora Bora Activity Holidays - As well as some of the top 10 beaches in the world this paradise holiday in the Pacific has some fantastic lagoons and lush vegetation. Its water villas are perfect for romantic couples. Bora Bora Holidays.
The Cayman Islands Activity Holidays - This playground of the rich and famous, is famous in its own right for 7 mile beach. One of the longest and most luxurious beaches in the world. Cayman Island Holidays.
Thailand Activity Holidays - If you like to be with a few more people and a bit more nightlife activity then you must try some of the beaches in Thailand, especially Pukhet.