Culture & History, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

10 Frequently Asked Questions about Walking in the Cotswold’s

2 May , 2019  

Broadway, the Cotswolds

There are so many considerations when walking in the Cotswold’s. Our team of experts has come up with their list of FAQs so you have all of the information you need before heading out to explore the pathways and lanes of England’s Cotswold s region.   How fit do I need to be? We offer […]

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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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

When is the best time to hike the West Highland Way?

18 Apr , 2019  

West Highland Way

Scotland’s most famous long-distance walking route can be hiked throughout most of year. Thanks to the mild spring and fall Highland climate, walking season tends to start early and push late into the fall. Though the “best” season is inevitably going to be the exact time period that you’re free to do the trek, there […]

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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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Biking, Culture & History, Macs Adventure

Biking in Nova Scotia: My top 4 highlights

17 Apr , 2019  

Nova Scotia, in eastern Canada, is a cyclists dream. The old railroad paths have been converted into gravel bike paths. A cyclist of any level of riding experience, can easily travel from town to town along the Province’s South Shore. These pathways are the site of remarkable landmarks and legends, giving your biking experience an […]

Culture & History, Macs Adventure, Walking

3 reasons to visit Newfoundland

16 Apr , 2019  

Newfoundland feels a little bit like a secret world, hidden away from day to day existence. Some of that may have to do with its remote location and its landscape. The large island of Newfoundland sits as the easternmost landmass in North America. Its a land of extremes, where icebergs flow into small town harbors […]

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What to Pack for a Walking Holiday in Ireland

9 Mar , 2019  

Ireland

While Ireland’s capital city of Dublin swells with travelers from around the world, trekkers easily escape the crowds and find peace on the trails across this deep green and pristine island. One of the many perks of a self-guided walking tour with Macs Adventure is that we take care of transferring your overnight bag for […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice

Best time to Visit Ireland?

9 Mar , 2019  

Timing a trip to Ireland is relatively easy as the typical visiting season is quite long! Though you will find a variety of climates through the seasons, the weather patterns coming from the Atlantic Ocean keep the temperatures balanced and mild from the spring through the fall. While we cannot guarantee clear skies and great […]

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Five of the Best Hikes in Ireland

9 Mar , 2019  

Traveling to Ireland for a hiking trip will deliver so much more than a lovely walking experience. Expect lush green countryside and dramatic geologically unique coastlines. No matter which way you turn or what region you immerse yourself in, you will find a welcoming local culture. The hiking will of course be a highlight of […]