Meet the Team, Staff

Meet the Team Thursday – Iain

16 Feb , 2017  

Tell us a bit about what you do at Macs Adventure. I work in sales support, so once you book your trip with Macs, I do the admin side of things and prepare your accommodation lists and send the pre-departure packs. I also dabble in a bit in office furniture building! Could you tell us […]

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New Cycling Holiday Guides: Danube Cycle Path plus Bike & Boat

15 Feb , 2017  

Our latest two downloadable guides are for anyone considering a leisurely cycling holiday on either Europe’s favourite cycle path, the Danube, or on a bike & boat holiday. The Danube Cycle Path is our most popular tour by bike. It’s also part of Europe’s longest cycle route, which means there are lots of options, itineraries, and […]

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Meet the Team Thursday – Rachel

9 Feb , 2017  

Rachel Lawrie, a destination and adventure specialist at Macs Adventure

Tell us a bit about what you do at Macs Adventure. I’m a Destination & Adventure Specialist for Europe, particularly our Mediterranean trips in beautiful, sunny places. Could you tell us a bit about the best adventure you have been on, what made it special? That’s a toughie! In terms of “wow I’ve never seen […]

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Meet the Team Thursday – Taylor

2 Feb , 2017  

Taylor is a member of the Macs Adventure team.

Tell us a bit about what you do at Macs Adventure. I’m still fairly new at Macs Adventure so my role is evolving, but I’m currently helping to support our sales and operations teams to organise and distribute all trip info to our clients, plus lots of other little odds and ends that different departments […]

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Discovery, Macs Adventure

Scotland in a week

27 Jan , 2017  

It’s always difficult to find a way to explore a region when you don’t have much time. If you choose just one place, you feel that you are missing lots of things and, if you try to travel around, your trip can become a cursory glance at points on a map. This is a sample […]

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Cycling, Discovery, Macs Adventure, Walking

5 of the Best Walking & Cycling Tours in Scotland

27 Jan , 2017  

The geologist and writer Archibald Geikie once noted; “nowhere in Europe does colour come more notably forward in landscape than in Scotland.” From the Scottish Borders through the highlands and islands a walking or cycling tour in Scotland is a truly unforgettable experience. We pick our top 5 Scottish walking and cycling tours.  1. The West Highland […]

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Meet the Team Thursday – Rebecca

18 Jan , 2017  

Tell us a bit about what you do at Macs Adventure. I love to travel and experience new things so working within travel industry was always the path for me. Here at Macs I help people plan their next big adventure and it is always extremely rewarding hearing back from customers. Could you tell us […]

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Meet the Team Thursday – Lynsey

12 Jan , 2017  

1. Tell us a bit about what you do at Macs Adventure. I’m in admin support so I prepare all the necessary documentation for our clients and assist the team in whichever way I can. 2. Could you tell us a bit about the best adventure you have been on, what made it special? I travelled east […]

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Hiking Adventure at Any Age: Taking up Long Distance Walking in Your 60’s

10 Jan , 2017  

Increasingly more and more walkers are finding the time to get into hiking in their retirement, and discover that there’s no better time to get back to nature and living out travel goals and adventure dreams. Graeme Fisher is one such walker. Graeme took on his first long distance trail in his late 60s and hasn’t looked back: […]

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High Routes & Historic Sights – Graeme’s 2016 Great Glen Way Diary

10 Jan , 2017  

Great Glen Way High Route

Graeme walked Macs Adventure’s 8 night Great Glen Way itinerary with his friend John in September 2016, their second long distance trail together. He kindly shared a detailed day by day diary of the experience, highlighting (sometimes unexpected) points of interest along the way. Preparation & Travel We had to look at booking our travel […]

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Sheona’s 5 Sights to See when Pedalling Provence

6 Jan , 2017  

Being a fairly new addition to the team here at Macs Adventure, I jumped at the chance when I found out that one of our new Macs Bike routes was needing some research. In October, I headed to Provence to Pedal through the Luberon Valley. Not only was it a fantastic experience, getting to see first hand […]

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Meet the Team Thursday: George

5 Jan , 2017  

1. Tell us a bit about what you do at Macs Adventure. I work with the marketing team helping to spread the word about the fantastic collection of walking and cycling tours that Macs Adventure offer, as part of that I contribute to our blog and make sure our website is looking the way we want […]

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Nouveau France 2017

3 Jan , 2017  

After Lonely Planet named Bordeaux as their City of 2017 we decided to take a closer look at some of our walking and cycling trips in and around Bordeaux as well as our expanded range of trips in France; including new walking in Corsica, the Dordogne and new cycling in the Loire valley. Bordeaux The city […]

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Meet the Team Thursday: Richard

22 Dec , 2016  

Richard Macs Adventure

This week we get to know another of our friendly managers here at Macs Adventure, Richard, who talks about his time on the Trans-Mongolian railway, the friendly city of Glasgow and Aliens..?  Tell us a bit about what you do at Macs Adventure. I am thankful to have a very knowledgeable and experienced team who handle the […]