Prompted by a fly fishing film in which two men fishing from float tubes do battle with enormous tarpon somewhere in Central America, Thomas Søbirk headed to Nicaragua with high hopes and wild dreams.
Globetrotting fly fisher Matt Harris lists his 10 most memorable fish so far.
The Seychelles had always been on Marcus Janssen's bucket list, but despite the superlatives and hyperbole with which he had heard the fly fishing described, nothing could have prepared him for what was to come.
Along the edge of the merciless Nubian Desert in Sudan lies the Red Sea and its blue-blue water. It’s not a palm-fringed, postcard coastline, but beneath the surface is a near pristine wonderland offering wild opportunities to explore with rod and reel, as Edward Truter discovered.
Matt Harris travelled to Florida with high hopes of catching a truly enormous tarpon. But in fishing, the best laid plans can often go awry.
Matt Harris travelled to Guatemala to pit his fly fishing skills against the Ferrari of the oceans, the magnificent sailfish.
There are certain species that every saltwater angler dreams of catching. Milkfish, bonefish and giant trevally are a few. But for most, none rank higher than the permit. Matt Harris finds out why.
Matt Harris discovers an angling paradise in the Indian Ocean, and ends up setting his sights on the seemingly unstoppable milkfish.
Henry Gilbey packs his most serious fly rods and heads for the Seychelles where he pits his skills against the turbo-charged milkfish.
It's the fastest growing sector of the sport, and Simon Everett is not in the least surprised at how fly fishing for bass has captured the imagination.
Matt Harris has a memorable trip to the Bahamas where he went in pursuit of bonefish - 'proper ones'.
In an effort to broaden his horizons with a fly rod, David Wolsoncroft-Dodds goes in pursuit of blue sharks off the Pembrokeshire coast.