Climbing

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Abseiling and kayaking the Zambezi

Abseil down a Victoria Falls gorge and kayak the white waters of the mighty Zambezi in a single day? It’s doable – and unforgettable, as Tarquin Cooper discovers
Adventure

Scaling a Sicilian volcano

Tarquin Cooper makes an assault on Etna from its wilder northern side, before taking flight on a bike down the island’s fast, furious switchback roads
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Scaling the Congo’s fire mountain

With bucketing rain, sheer rock faces, a 20kg pack on his back and rangers armed with machine guns, Graeme Green braves the Democratic Republic of Congo’s most daunting peak for a look into its miraculous crater of molten lava
Adventure

Adventures with survival experts

A select cohort of former military and special-forces reservists is reinventing the landscape of adventure travel, ratcheting up the thrill factor and exclusivity with meticulously planned “who dares” itineraries. Alice B-B reports
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