Biking, Discovery, Walking

18 interesting facts about American Independence Day

4 Jul , 2019  

Today is the 4th of July, which means it is American Independence Day. Across America, people will be celebrating with fireworks, parades, barbecues and other festivities. Here are 18 interesting facts to share with your friends this Independence Day. 1 – On July 4, 1776, the American colonies were declared free and independent States from […]

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Biking, Discovery, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice

The Best Wineries near Niagara Falls

24 Apr , 2019  

Niagara Falls

Over the past thirty years, Ontario’s wine and grape industry has expanded greatly and currently produced over 65% of all Canadian wine. The Niagara Peninsula – one of Ontario’s four officially recognized Vintners Quality Alliance areas – has developed into a major food & wine destination. This is due to both the high-quality wine and […]

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Discovery, Macs Adventure, Walking

Top 5 Hiking Trails in Colorado

18 Apr , 2019  

When I think of Colorado, I think of the Rocky Mountains, of mile high cities, and of winters full of fresh powder. But the mountains and ski towns of Colorado aren’t just for winter adventures. In the warmer months, you can also find a wealth of incredible hiking trails throughout the state. Macs Adventure’s range […]

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Discovery, Macs Adventure, Walking

Tips for hiking in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

17 Apr , 2019  

Cape Breton National Park

Cape Breton Highlands National park, in Northeast Nova Scotia, is an epic destination, with scenic hikes and drives along the Cabot Trail and access to unique coastal landscapes throughout the park. With so many places to go and things to see, here are a few tips for making the most of a visit to Cape […]

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Discovery, Macs Adventure, Walking

The Perfect Trip to Ecuador

18 Jul , 2018  

Alec in Ecuador's Highlands

Exploring Cotopaxi, the Avenue of the Volcanoes, and Ecuador’s Highlands was a dream adventure for me. I work with a team who create such adventures every day, and when offered the opportunity to help build incredible trips to Ecuador, well, I didn’t have to be asked twice. So, I set off to fine tune the details […]

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Discovery, Tips & advice, Walking

20 interesting facts about Mont Blanc

26 Jan , 2018  

The sight of mighty Mont Blanc is breathtaking and many travellers are keen to see the stunning French mountain during a trip to the Alps. Walkers can complete the famous Tour du Mont Blanc, a classic circuit of the Mont Blanc massif, while more experienced climbers may be keen to reach the summit. Here we […]

Biking, Discovery, Tips & advice, Walking

18 things to know about Robert Burns

25 Jan , 2018  

Today, 25th January 2017, the birthday of Scotland’s most famous poet Robert Burns is celebrated with Burns Night. The traditional supper includes a meal of haggis, neeps and tatties, whisky and reciting poetry written by the 18th century poet. Here we reveal 18 interesting facts about Robert Burns. 1 Robert Burns was born on January […]

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Biking, Culture & History, Discovery, Tips & advice, Walking

The Best Regional Dishes of Italy

16 Nov , 2017  

Italy is renowned for its fantastic cuisine and many people will be familiar with some of its best-loved dishes, such as pasta, pizza and gelato. Yet each region of Italy boasts its own speciality and, as all food lovers will agree, it is a must to try them while you’re there. A hiking or biking […]

Discovery, Tips & advice, Walking

12 Iconic Places to See in England

21 Sep , 2017  

England offers a great mix of historic cities, towns and villages, fine heritage attractions and scenic beauty. Yet with so much to see and do, it can difficult to know where to go and which hiking tour in England to choose. Let us give you a helping hand by picking some of our favorite English views […]

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Camino, Discovery, Walking

9 of the Best Wilderness Movies

11 Aug , 2017  

Big screen films can evoke many emotions, such as excitement, anticipation, poignancy and longing, or a mix of all of these. But we think some of the best movies are the ones that inspire you to go out and do something different. Here we reveal 9 of the best films to motivate you to get […]