Macs Adventure, News

Macs Adventure’s Neil Wins “Scale Up Entrepreneur of the Year”

23 Jun , 2017  

Entrepreneur of the Year Macs Adventure

Our Chief Adventure Officer Neil Lapping’s vision and drive in developing a customer focused adventure travel business has been rewarded at the Entrepreneur of the Year awards ceremony in Scotland, which celebrates the individuals behind successful and dynamic businesses. Congratulations Neil Lapping @macsadventure the judges loved your unique scalable business and focus on customer experience #EOY2017UK […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

13 Things you can do in the Bernese Oberland (besides the epic walking!)

22 Jun , 2017  

Views walking the Bernese Oberland

Being an adventure travel specialist has its benefits. Recently I was lucky enough to be charged with walking the routes and writing up route descriptions for our walking holidays in the Swiss Bernese Oberland. To say it beats a day at the desk would be an understatement! Due to my job, when I travel I […]

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Macs Adventure, News, Walking

Hayley’s Coast to Coast Walk Raises Money for Tanzanian Orphanage

21 Jun , 2017  

Hayley checks her map on the Coast to Coast Walk

In 2010 Hayley Rudd visited Tanzania on a volunteer trip, where she worked with the children from Karama Orphanage and her life was transformed. Most of the kids at the orphanage are HIV positive and every year since her first visit, Hayley has taken on an epic fundraising challenge. The money she raises provides medicine, […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Two Sides of the Matterhorn

20 Jun , 2017  

Matterhorn looms over Zermatt

To get a real insight into the culture and customs of a region, it pays to immerse yourself in it for a few days. We prefer to do this the active way of course, so what better way to capture the essence of Switzerland than with a twin-centre walking holiday in the shadow of the […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Trekking, Walking

Tour du Mont Blanc: Weather & Conditions June 2017

13 Jun , 2017  

Views on the Tour du Mont Blanc

June is “early season” on the Tour du Mont Blanc, which can often mean snow on the trail, or even late season fresh snow falls. In June 2017, the good news is that the conditions are far less snowy than in previous years. In our Webinar of 2nd June, we covered early predictions for conditions […]

Health & Fitness, Macs Adventure, Walking

10 Reasons to Take a Hike (All the Way Across England)

29 May , 2017  

Coast to Coast, Coast to Coast Walk, Walking the Coast to Coast, Walking holidays England, walking holidays in England

Why would anyone embark on a challenging walking adventure? And why on earth would you want to walk almost 200 miles on your holiday, when you could sit back and relax instead? These are some of the questions Macs Adventure customers may get asked by friends and family when booking one of our walking or cycling holidays. So […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: A Lake District Short Walking Break

24 May , 2017  

Short breaks are just the tonic. Your mind & body will always thank you for a little “get away from it all” escape, and of course, we prefer to do it the active way! Here’s an English mini-adventure idea for you to make space for in your busy calendar. You won’t regret it. In a Nutshell […]

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Cycling, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice

5 Tips for Taking a Toddler on a Family Cycling Holiday

18 May , 2017  

Cycling with family in the Loire Valley

I admit, half way through packing for my first overseas family holiday with a child in tow, I did question our sanity in selecting a cycling holiday! However I think it’s only natural to be a little daunted by travel with little ones, and I learned a few things on our travels which I hope will […]

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Adventure of the Week, Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Lake Constance Family Cycling Holiday

17 May , 2017  

Lake Constance Family Biking

Getting the kids out there enjoying the benefits of an active lifestyle from a young age sets them up for a healthy future, and it’s great fun! Lake Constance is the perfect place for a family cycling adventure… In a Nutshell A flat circuit of 170km through 3 countries (Austria, Switzerland and Germany) loops around […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Best of the Burren Way

10 May , 2017  

Cliffs of Moher

Possibly the most perfect Irish package of walking, music, history, tradition, rugged coasts, and craic. In a Nutshell Tick off the highlights of the Burren Way long distance trail on a 6 night Irish walking holiday, including the seeing the Cliffs of Moher and the Aran Islands in Galway Bay. Distance: 85km over 5 Walking Days […]

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Macs Adventure

Macs Moment 2017

3 May , 2017  

The Macs Moment competition | Macs Adventure

As part of the Macs Moment photo sharing competition, we receive hundreds of photos from our clients each year. We are extremely grateful to those who take the time to enter the competition but so we can award a great prize each month, there can only be one monthly winner. Here are a selection of […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

10 Reasons to Choose Macs Adventure

2 May , 2017  

Self-guided walking and cycling holidays | Macs Adventure

As if you really needed them here are ten quick reasons why you should choose us for your next walking or cycling trip: 1. Outstanding Trips Organising outstanding walking vacations and hiking tours are the reason we exist. We search out the best trails, routes, lodgings, restaurants and experiences so that your precious vacation is unforgettable […]

Discovery, Meet the Team, Staff

Meet the Team Thursday – Jane

27 Apr , 2017  

Meet the Team Thursday | Macs Adventure

On Thursdays we learn a bit about the people who work here at Macs Adventure. This week we meet Jane an adventurous Aussie with a fear of spiders – no wonder she left Oz – and a beautiful story to tell of love, loss and remembrance.  Tell us a bit about what you do at […]

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Meet the Team, Staff

Meet the Team Thursday – Meghan

13 Apr , 2017  

John Muir Statue in Yosemite National Park | Macs Adventure

The team here at Macs Adventure continues to grow, yup, this is a company that not only goes places but is going places too…keep an eye on the careers pages on our website for current vacancies.  Tell us a bit about what you do at Macs Adventure. I help the finance department with whatever they […]

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