Backpacking

The 10 Best tents

Whether you’re gearing up for a festival or planning a family holiday under canvas, we’ve got it pegged

The 10 Best tents

Need a cheap festival pop-up? Or somewhere to be a home for the week?

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Backpacker stays in hospital

A "back from the dead" backpacker who was lost in the Australian bush for 12 days could be discharged from hospital tomorrow.

Go with the flow: Ride volcanoes

Surfing started with big waves and wooden boards. Then it moved on to ski slopes and sand dunes. But those are nothing compared to the latest thrill – riding active volcanoes. Simon Usborne reports