Adventure of the Week, Culture & History, Cycling

Adventure of the Week: Cycling Catalonia – Beaches, Wine & Dali

12 Jun , 2019  

On visiting Catalonia it becomes clear why there is such a strong sense of belonging and pride amongst the people. Catalonia is home to beautiful and diverse landscapes from mountains to beaches and everything in between. It is a bastion of culture with a rich history that also happens to be home to world-renowned cuisine […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: The Glen Affric Trail

5 Jun , 2019  

While we all ponder the damage we are doing to the environment and think of ways to make things better, there is a place in Scotland that has been trying to press the reset switch since the 1960s. It has long been known as one of the most beautiful places in Scotland, but great strides […]

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Adventure of the Week, Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Tuscany: Pisa to Florence Cycling

29 May , 2019  

There are some parts of the world where there is such a concentration of beauty that it is almost unfair to the rest of us. Try cramming rolling hills, vineyards, hilltop villages and some of the most iconic architecture in the world into a small area and you have Tuscany in Italy. The best way […]

Adventure of the Week, Bike & Boat, Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Croatia Bike & Boat: Southern Island Hopping

22 May , 2019  

Much of this year’s Bike & Boat allocation may be gone, but there are still a couple of hidden gems available for this summer. All over Europe, there are hidden corners of paradise just waiting to be explored/relaxed in. A lot of the Mediterranean coastline has these sparkling little hideaways, where you can sit by […]

Adventure of the Week, Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: France Bike & Boat: Paris to Champagne

15 May , 2019  

For the most part, we can get any of our trips for you, whenever it suits you to go. Flexibility and making the trips completely your own are part of our company makeup, something we are very happy to be able to do. However, there are a couple of trips with extremely limited availability, small […]

Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Ultimate Swiss Alps

8 May , 2019  

Every country has opportunities to hike. From the rugged highlands of Scotland to the wizened deserts of Australia, there is always somewhere to head out and experience the wilds on foot. In some places it is all about maps and compasses, navigating your way along the path and in others, it is so incredibly well […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Burgundy Vineyard Trails

1 May , 2019  

The creation of wine is nothing short of magic. Taking the humble grape in all its various guises, which tastes like various forms of grape, and transforming it into a complex, multi-layered drink that changes flavour with time. It is wizardry of the highest form and there is arguably nowhere in the world where this […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Walking in the Isle of Skye

24 Apr , 2019  

The Isle of Skye is bursting with beauty. So much so that film crews have been flocking there for the last few years to use its stunning vistas as backdrops to their stories. This has encouraged more people to go and visit the island and consequently, means that it is tough to get beds on […]

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Adventure of the Week, Discovery, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Via Francigena

10 Apr , 2019  

iew of Rome from Riserva Naturale di Monte Marion the Via Francigena.

The Via Francigena is an ancient pilgrimage route which, since medieval times, has connected Canterbury in the southeast of England to Rome. Macs Adventure’s take on the Via Francigena begins in the heart of the Alps on the Swiss border before taking pilgrims on an exhilarating tour through the unique Italian regions. With BBC2 currently […]

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Adventure of the Week, Camino, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Camino de Santiago Final Stage – Sarria to Santiago

3 Apr , 2019  

Completion. Satisfaction. Sense of achievement. Many long distance walks provide these feelings. When you walk from one place with a destination in mind, then getting there and revelling in that achievement is a big part of the experience. If you want to have these feelings along with a bunch of strangers, many of whom are […]

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