Destination Focus


Costa Brava

Vies Braves are a new way of swimming safely in busy seas – on buoy-marked routes north and south of Barcelona 

14 Feb 2017
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Lofoten Islands

Norway's Lofoten Islands offer an unrivalled swimming experience

16 Aug 2016
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Best of Bavaria

Bavaria deserves to be better known for its swimming opportunities, says SwimTrek’s Simon Murie

19 Apr 2016

Head for the Côte

Stretching 115km from St Tropez to Menton, the French Riviera offers diverse swimming in an area of stunning natural beauty

12 Apr 2016
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Swimmers wilkommen

Simon Griffiths discovers a swimmers’ paradise in the former East Germany

12 Apr 2016


Amsterdam has long been the go-to city for cycling, but swimming? Annabelle Slingerland explores the river and canals of the Dutch capital

01 Feb 2016

Swim Wild and Free

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