World's best sea fishing holidays

Head out into the deep for that record catch!

Deep Sea Fishing0Deep sea fishing is one of the most relaxing, entertaining and invigorating ways to spend your holiday. Out in the open water, miles from the commotion of the land, time stands still, the light appears softer and the air fresher. All this, as well as the prospect of catching a record fish, means that whether you are a enjoying sea fishing for beginners or are on an annual sea fishing break, sea fishing holidays really are the most enjoyable way to switch off.

Here in the UK, we are spoilt for choice when looking for sea fishing spots, with the waters of England, Scotland and Ireland all well known for the quality of their sea fishing trips. Trying to pinpoint which are the best sea fishing spots in the UK is always difficult, but the coastal regions of Dorset, west Wales and southern Ireland are known to be amongst the best spots for sea fishing in the UK.

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Deep Sea Fishing in England

Sea Fishing Holidays in the UK

Living in the UK, sea fishing holidays are wonderfully easy to take, with many excellent sea fishing hotspots in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. Dorset is one of the most popular of England's sea fishing hotspots.

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Deep Sea Fishing in Spain

Sea Fishing in Spain

Both the Atlantic and Mediterranean coastlines cater perfectly for holidays sea fishing in Spain. There are countless ports and marinas offering sea fishing trips, especially from July to September when the swordfish fishing is best.

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Deep Sea Fishing in Florida

Sea Fishing Holidays in Florida

The changes to go deep sea fishing in Florida are limitless. The warm, clear waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean here are filled with a huge variety of game fish, and the likelihood of landing a record fish is high.

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Deep Sea Fishing Mauritius

Sea Fishing Holidays in Mauritius

Mauritius is one of the finest marlin fishing grounds in the world, and the well priced charters, wonderful year round climate and vast fish hake it perfect for a family deep sea fishing holiday. October to April is the prime marlin fishing window.

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Deep Sea Fishing in Panama

Sea Fishing Holidays in Panama

Those taking a deep sea fishing holiday with a view to making it into the record books should head to Panama. Many of the world's largest catches have been made from the shores of Panama, with more species here than anywhere else.

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Of course, England's sea fishing hotspots are still still bested by the world's finest fishing spots, found in much warmer waters than our own. The tropical waters of the Caribbean, Florida, Mauritius and Mexico produce some of the most remarkable, memorable and exciting deep sea fishing holidays anywhere in the world, with monster marlin regularly providing huge excitement. Sea fishing holidays are perfect for the whole family, as you can enjoy sea fishing for beginners whilst the experts share their time between pitting their wits against fish and helping to teach sea fishing for beginners.

Taking independent deep sea fishing holidays are hugely rewarding, especially as you then have the complete freedom to explore the whole region at your leisure. There is no need to fish each day, and many families like to take holiday accommodation with fishing and horse riding both close by so as to keep the whole family happy, and there are a great range of destinations where this is possible, from South Africa to Scotland.

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