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Localites

Football dreams in Argentina

A new five-star hotel in Buenos Aires is dedicated to Argentina's most famous football team, the Boca Juniors.
Read more… 31 October 2012


Localites

Ping pong bounces back in London

Once only played by geeky kids in youth clubs, table tennis has reinvented itself as a social sport and is making a cool comeback in the capital.
Read more… 15 October 2012


The Passport blog

Baseball’s new epicurean eats

Stadiums across the US are reinventing field-side fare with chef-helmed stands and snacks.
Read more… 20 September 2012


Localites

Playing polo in Buenos Aires

Take in a match or saddle up yourself in one of the world’s great cities for the sport.
Read more… 05 September 2012


Worldwide Weird

Uganda’s famous goat races

Modelled after the Royal Ascot horse races in England, complete with outrageous outfits and hats, the Royal Ascot Goat Races have been an annual Kampala tradition since 1993.
Read more… 28 August 2012


Worldwide Weird

Water jousting in southern France

In Sète, the famous lanced competition takes place on a wooden boat, with a platform that extends 3m above the water and a 2.8m lance as a weapon.
Read more… 21 August 2012


A pilgrimage to England’s ‘home of cricket’

Lord's, a magnificent cricket ground in north London, offers plenty of opportunities to bone up on the complexities of cricket, a quintessential English summer sport.
Read more… 19 July 2012


Worldwide Weird

Run away to the circus in Montreal

Located in Montreal, the birthplace of Cirque du Soleil, Trapezium offers daily classes as well as private lessons in the art of trapeze.
Read more… 17 July 2012


The Passport blog

The Summer Redneck Games begin

The competition began in Georgia when Atlanta hosted the 1996 Summer Olympics, and now features events like watermelon seed spitting and an armpit serenade.
Read more… 22 May 2012


The Passport blog

In search of the original British Olympics

There is one place to see some old-fashioned Olympian action this summer – and it is not London.
Read more… 19 April 2012


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