Wearable technology is a trend across many sports at the moment and none more so than in skiing. Photo: Alamy

No-sweat skiing: Bluetooth-ready clothes that regulate body temperature – and a ski glove you can use to make and receive phone calls

  • A smart jacket that pumps sweat away, a mid-layer that activates a heater to warm you up, heat-retaining leggings – wearable tech for skiers
  • There’s even a glove that doubles as a phone, with a voice-activated call function.
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Wearable technology is a trend across many sports at the moment and none more so than in skiing. Photo: Alamy
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Increasing numbers of Chinese tourists are looking for adventure. Photo: ChattanoogaDive

Skydiving, paragliding, abseiling – Chinese adventure tourists doing extreme sports in ever greater numbers

  • Thrill-seeking Chinese travellers head to countries such as New Zealand and the United States, and off the beaten track, for a taste of adventure
  • Places such as Alaska, the Balkans, Africa and Nepal have seen a surge in Chinese visitors looking to get out of their comfort zones and find authenticity
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Increasing numbers of Chinese tourists are looking for adventure. Photo: ChattanoogaDive
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