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ATOL Protection – We Have You Fully Covered, But Not Everyone Does

What you must check before you book… It is with great pleasure, Sportquest Holidays can announce that we have had our ATOL licence renewed. To qualify for an ATOL licence, a company has to be stringently financially tested, and it appears that not all companies in the fishing and shooting holiday sector have been as successful. This news prompted me […]
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Species Spotlight: Wels Catfish

The Wels Catfish is the UKs largest freshwater fish but can still be found all over Europe in many lakes and rivers. The Wels Catfish size can range from 2lbs to sizes well over 200lb making it a target for the freshwater specimen hunter who fancies upping his game from fishing for the usual European freshwater inhabitants. Name: Wels Catfish […]

Guide to the Best Flies for Peacock Bass Fly Fishing in Brazil

The enigmatic Amazon Basin, stretching a staggering 6.7 million square kilometres across Brazil, is an angler’s dream. Beyond its dense rainforests and meandering waterways, it hosts one of the most sought-after freshwater game fish – the Peacock Bass. Vibrant and vicious, this fish represents a challenging but rewarding pursuit for those who dare to take it on. This guide is […]

Saltwater Fly Fishing Seychelles – Availability

Seychelles is a jewel within the Indian Ocean, a tropical paradise consisting of 41 spectacular granite islands and 74 sparkling sand and coral cays. It’s a destination well-regarded in the saltwater fly fishing community and has long had the reputation of offering some of the best fishing on the planet. The islands provide the perfect challenge to the angler; the […]

Fly Fishing For Halibut

There’s no doubt that the popularity of Halibut fishing has soared over the past decade, and for many sea anglers visiting Norway, these giant flatfish have now overtaken the Cod as their primary target. As the number of anglers visiting the country has increased, so has the vast array of methods used to target them. The days of solely fishing […]

The Ultimate International Travel Plug Adapter Guide

Whether you’re a seasoned wanderer or prepping for your first international adventure, there’s one tiny yet essential tool you shouldn’t forget: the travel plug adapter. Don’t let your travel plans be disrupted by incompatible plugs! An international travel plug adapter is a must-have gadget that ensures your devices stay charged wherever you go. Why Do You Need a Travel Plug […]

What to do if your luggage gets lost

Losing your luggage can be a traveller’s worst nightmare. It can disrupt your plans, cause inconvenience, and dampen the excitement of your holiday. While it’s an unfortunate situation, it’s essential to stay calm and take immediate action to resolve the issue. In this blog, we will guide you through the necessary steps to follow if your luggage goes missing during your Holiday, helping you minimize stress and maximize the […]

A Beginners Guide to Cod Fishing in Norway

Norway, with its rugged coastline, deep fjords, and pristine waters, is a dream destination for anglers from around the world. Among the various species you can catch in Norwegian waters, Cod fishing stands out as a thrilling and rewarding experience, and there is a real chance of catching a world record if you visit the right destination at the right […]

How Much Should You Tip Your Fishing Guide?

A topic that is discussed on many fishing trips but is crucial to maintaining the buoyant spirit of our beloved guides – is how much should you tip your fishing guide. When embarking on a fishing journey, the guide is more than just a person helping you find the best spots. They’re your navigator, advisor, and sometimes, your photographer, ensuring […]

Fly fishing for Permit

In fly fishing, many species challenge anglers. But when considering elusive and powerful fish, the Permit stands out as a prime contender. Fishing for Permit in fly fishing is the ultimate challenge. It mixes both frustration and excitement, pushing even experienced anglers to their limits. This detailed guide dives into the art and science of fly fishing for Permit, giving […]

Tips On How To Catch Giant Trevally On The Fly

Over the years, I have spoken to hundreds of customers about fly fishing for Giant Trevally and how to catch Giant Trevally, something many years ago everyone thought was crazy. As an all-around angler, I first encountered these fish big game fishing at the Andaman Islands. I then moved on to try another fishing method for them using poppers and jigs, which […]
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