Google+
IN ASSOCIATION WITH
Travel Nav

88 travel features tagged “Sports”

Worldwide Weird

Entire English town competes in Shrove football

Played every year since at least 1667, England’s Royal Shrovetide Football Match pits residents against each other in a two-day, town-wide game.
Read more… 05 February 2013


Localites

In Dubai, spring is a time for polo

In a country known both for its love of Arabian horses and for all things expensive, polo has risen from a niche sport to an annual fixture on the city’s social calendar.
Read more… 25 January 2013


Dune bashing in Oman's Wahiba Sands

In a region overshadowed by touristy Dubai, the Sultanate of Oman offers mountainous and sandy adventures.
Read more… 14 January 2013


A crash course in Argentinean polo

The game of polo has long been a favourite pastime of royalty, high society and the rich and famous. It has been referred to as the king of games and the game of kings.
Read more… 17 December 2012


Mini Guide

Mini guide to winter activities in Austria

Skiing is just one part of the cultural fabric in this snow-blessed country.
Read more… 10 December 2012


Finland’s native Sámi adventures

Finnish Lapland is a winter sports hotspot, where most of the arctic activities were born from the indigenous Sámi peoples’ need to survive in an incredibly harsh, icy environment.
Read more… 30 November 2012


Seven awe-inspiring golf courses

Keeping your mind off the scenery and on the game may be difficult.
20 November 2012


The Passport blog

London's post-Olympics plan

After a thunderous summer of drama, noise and sporting glory, the now-famous Olympic venues of East London are getting new lives.
Read more… 19 November 2012


Worldwide Weird

Polo-playing elephants in Nepal

Known as the “sport of kings", polo also becomes the sport of giants during the World Elephant Polo Tournament, held every November in Nepal’s Chitwan National Park.
Read more… 13 November 2012


The masks of Mexico's Lucha Libre

In Arena Mexico, Ultimo Guerrero -- a former welder turned Lucha Libre fighter -- meets his opponent in a match that is equal parts fiesta and fight club.
02 November 2012


Page 4 of 9     First | < Previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Next > | Last

Follow us on

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.