Post by: Laura

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Foodie finds along the Norfolk Coast Path

28 Jan , 2014  

Back in December, family festive duties beckoned me to North Norfolk, and it wasn’t just the usual traditional leftovers that were a foodie’s delight… The Norfolk Coast Path tour is a hop, skip, and a jump from the relatives – a perfect excuse to stretch the legs and blow away the cobwebs.   Norfolk’s coast really […]

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The Pilgrims’ Way – Walking the Surrey Hills

5 Dec , 2013  

There’s a lovely buzz amongst the team here at Macs Adventure, following BBC2’s Pilgrimage with Simon Reeve; if you didn’t yet catch it, then you’ve a limited time to watch it again on BBC iPlayer…. It makes us all realise why we’re so passionate about long distance walking holidays, particularly when it comes to pilgrimages […]


The Costswolds – Quintessential England at it’s best

5 Nov , 2013  

Think of Quintessential England and what do you think of? Rolling green pastures, honey coloured thatched cottages, cream teas, friendly country pubs,  stately homes,  pretty market towns and quaint villages? Yes? Well, if so you can do no wrong by visiting the Cotswolds, where quintessential England is really showcased at it’s best. My recent trip to the Cotswolds […]

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Tick them off your list! The National Trails of Britain

25 Sep , 2013  

With over 2,500 miles of National Trail in England & Wales, it is clear to see that this country offers some spectacular walking opportunities! A National Trail is “a long distance path which has been created by linking existing local footpaths, bridleways and minor roads and by developing new ones where there were gaps.” (see […]

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Reasons for loving the South West Coast Path!

19 Apr , 2013  

Shimmering blue sea that makes you feel somewhere a bit more exotic!! Ogling and caving in to those delicious cream teas in tearooms all along the path – followed by… Ups and downs on the cliff-top paths to burn them off once you have given in! Theatre performances in the open-air with the waves crashing around you at […]

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Macs Adventure Festive Opening Hours 2012

21 Dec , 2012  

2012 Festive Opening Hours Sat 22nd Dec 2012 – Open 09:00 am to 17:00pm Sun 23rd Dec 2012 – Closed Mon 24th Dec 2012 – Open 09:00am to 15:00pm Tue 25th Dec 2012 – Closed (Happy Christmas) Wed 26th Dec 2012 – Closed (Bank Holiday) Thu 27th Dec 2012 – 09:00am to 19:00pm Fri 28th Dec 2012 – 09:00am to 19:00pm […]

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Laura’s Turkish Adventure

19 Apr , 2012  

I am just back from the most fantastic week of walking in Turkey along the Lycian Way. I am officially in love with this beautiful country! Turkey offers so much for a walking holiday – beautiful and dramatic scenery, fantastic food, and some of the warmest and friendliest people I have ever met. I have […]

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Walking in Italy – Regional Cuisine

20 Dec , 2011  

One of the best parts of a walking holiday in Italy is getting to enjoy some of the wonderful food and drink Italy is so well known for! If you are thinking of going walking in Italy, be prepared to put on weight as you sample some of these local specialities!   Amalfi Coast   […]

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10 Tips for the Coast to Coast Walk

24 Oct , 2011  

The Coast to Coast walk is one of the greatest Walking Holidays in England, and if you are heading out on the trail, here are our Top Ten Tips for walking the Coast to Coast! Take plenty of time to do the walk – you will enjoy it much more if you don’t push yourself […]


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7 of the best places to stay on Coast to Coast Walk

20 Oct , 2011  

The Coast to Coast walk has become a huge favourite of Macs Adventures customers, and having got to know most of the accommodation really well over the past year or so, I thought it was about time to share some of my top tips! As it is such a huge walk, it would be impossible to list […]