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Plan Your Adventure At The Adventure Travel Show

Plan Your Adventure At The Adventure Travel Show

A bit of help will be on hand at the upcoming Adventure Travel Show for aspirant adventurers looking to plot out their first big trip.

The Adventure Travel Show is packed with inspirational travel advice, travel photography and travel writing seminars, and a whole host of FREE talks from experts, explorers, TV adventurers, tour leaders and guide book writers who will help you uncover your perfect adventure. Plus, the best specialist travel operators will be on hand to offer guidance on everything from walking and trekking to exploratory journeys, safaris, overland trips, life-changing volunteering projects and much, much more.

Also, the show, held at London’s Olympia on January 25-26, will feature a series of specialist Adventure Planning Seminars, aimed at people who want to gain a better understanding about organising their own expeditions.

Fronted by experienced adventure travellers Duncan Milligan, Tom Freemantle and Austin Vince, the sessions will cover the many challenges and pitfalls that might be encountered on a far-flung journey, and how to best deal with them. This expert panel of expedition planners, who all have years of on-ground experience in many different and varied forms of travel, will offer guidance on preparation and logistics to ensure you get the most out of your self-organised adventure.

There will be four seminar sessions throughout The Adventure Travel Show, each following the same structure – please see for more details. Seminar tickets are £50 in advance and seminars are limited to 25 people per session.

For those looking for help in funding their newly planned expeditions, it’s also worth remembering that The Adventure Fund’s deadline for applications is fast approaching.

The Adventure Fund, in association with Sidetracked Magazine, is an annual grant established to support individuals or groups who display a creative and innovative approach towards adventurous travel and expeditioning.


We are giving a lucky reader the chance to win an Adventure Planning Seminar ticket (and free entry) at The Adventure Travel Show. Just answer question below to enter.

Where is The Adventure Travel Show taking place?*

1. Olympia2. The local village hall3. NEC

We are also offering readers reduced price advance tickets to the show; get your tickets for only £6 (saving £4 off the door price) by quoting ‘SIDETRACKED’ when booking tickets online at or when calling 0871 230 7159. (Calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras).

Terms and Conditions

All entrants must be over 18
Entrants must fully complete and submit the competition form
Only one entry per person is permitted. Third party entries will not be accepted
The winners will be contacted via email by 1st January 2014
Congratulations to the winners may be published on various social media platforms

Entry Period
The Entry Period for the Competition is open from 25th November 2013, and closes 31st December 2013. The Promoter reserves the right to modify, terminate, suspend or extend the Competition at any time without prior notice.

The Prize
The winner will receive a seminar ticket includes entry to the Adventure Travel Show on the relevant day. The competition winner will be notified and able to select their preferred seminar time subject to availability.

Acceptance by Entrants
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