Post by: Sally Thompson

Macs Adventure, Walking

Hiking in Style – You’re worth it!

26 Aug , 2019  

Last week I was lucky enough to go on our Walking the Catalan Coast in Style trip. There are not enough superlatives to describe this trip and for me, it was worth every penny. Each day exceeded our expectations! Most people associate the Costa Brava coast with high-rise hotels and stag and hen parties. However, […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

10 Things you Might not Know about the South West Coast Path

28 Mar , 2017  

Lulworth South West Coast Path

A true English treasure, the South West Coast Path is 630 miles of some of the finest and most iconic seascapes in Britain, with all the charm and heritage of rural England and cool coastal vibes. Here are a few fun facts about one of our favourite trails… 1. If you walk the entire630-milee route from Minehead […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Walking the Dordogne: A chance to contemplate

28 Oct , 2015  

Dordogne River

Before I travelled to the Dordogne region of France I had heard many things about it and in my imagination the following aspects stood out; green landscapes of rolling hills with pretty stone farmhouses, fois gras, canoeing on the wide, smooth river, the local wine from Bergerac and a place many ex-pats have chosen to […]

Cycling

The Diversity of Provence

29 Apr , 2014  

When embarking on a research trip we try to cover as much ground as possible. As Macs Adventure have quite a number of different walking and cycling tours in Provence, and we are looking to add a few more, I wanted to see a lot in only 9 days! I had travelled to Provence before […]

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Cycling

Think you know Italy? Discover more in Puglia

19 Dec , 2013  

Recently I attended a research trip to Puglia (pronounced Poolia – silent “g”). I am sure that all of you well-travelled people out there know where Puglia is, but for those of you who don’t, Puglia is the area often referred to as Italy’s “heel of the boot”, because of the way it is shaped […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Falling for East Coast USA

30 Oct , 2013  

As a Product Manager here at Macs it is always exciting and intriguing to begin researching a brand new destination. So when I discovered that I would be travelling to Boston and working my way through the states of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and New York, finding the best hikes these areas had to offer, […]

Camino, Walking

Discovering France, the Le Puy Way

26 Jun , 2013  

So Much More to France Here in the Product Department at Macs Adventure we are constantly searching for new and exciting destinations for our guests to explore. Recently one of the areas we have been looking at is the south west of France. As I love France, its culture, language and people (plus the nice […]

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