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SLIDESHOW: Top 10 best destinations for sports fans

SLIDESHOW: Top 10 best destinations for sports fans

With the London Olympics finally upon us, the world will be paying undivided attention to the Games and its medal winners at the top of their chosen fields.

But let's remember that you don't have to wait four years to get three weeks of intense sporting saturation. Cities come alive all year round with the buzz of world-class competition, from the Tour de France to the AFL grand final.

If you call yourself a sports fan, you'll have been to at least one of the following destinations at their most sports-obsessed best.

And if you haven't been to any, mark these down as the must-see travel hotspots for sports fans:

Image: AFL Grand Final, Melbourne, AAP

User comments
Common guys!! the must on any true sports fan is the annual clash in Argentina between River Plate vs Boca Juniors you will never but never experience the atmosphere,colour,passion of THE derby in world football.

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