Leisure Cycling, Macs Adventure, Walking

Macs Adventure Top 10 Walking and Cycling Tours of 2018

28 Dec , 2018  

The Macs Adventure tour list expands at a high rate every year as our products team work their socks off to find the most outstanding walking and cycling regions in the world. Not just find them, but then craft them into a delightful trip, full of backup, to ensure you have a hassle-free adventure every […]

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Cycling, Macs Adventure, Staff

Exploring Scotland’s Islands by Bike

17 Dec , 2018  

When I was asked to do the Scottish Island Hopscotch cycling trip I was a little apprehensive as I had never done a cycling trip before. The limit of my cycling ability lies in cycling to and from work each day and that is often strenuous enough! I thought for my first cycling trip, what […]

Cycling, Health & Fitness, Tips & advice, Trail Running, Walking

Motivational tips to stay active in the winter

20 Nov , 2018  

Walking, cycling and running are always more comfortable in the spring and summer thanks to warmer and drier weather. But come the darker, damper and duller days of winter, it can be hard to motivate yourself to go outdoors. But staying indoors, out of the sunlight, for too long is not good for your health. […]

Cycling, Discovery, Macs Adventure

Five Top Things to do in Cornwall

15 Nov , 2018  

Cornwall, renowned for its sparkling blue seas, rugged coastline, wooded valleys and industrial heritage. I cycled round Cornwall in May; starting in Bodmin, I cycled through the Luxulyan Valley along the Cornish way, stopping off in Mevagissey, Truro, taking in the surfer’s paradise of Newquay and then the cosmopolitan harbour town of Padstow, before returning […]

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Cycling, Macs Adventure, Mountain Biking

The Great Glen Cycleway – 3 Days to Cross Scotland

8 Nov , 2018  

DAY 1 – Fort William to Invergarry Having arrived into Fort William the previous evening with a gale blowing through me and rain lashing off my face I was delighted to see clear skies this morning for the start of my Great Glen Cycleway. Following a wee natter with May and Norrie the owners of […]

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Adventure of the Week, Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Cycle the Highlights of Kerry

7 Nov , 2018  

Tucked away on the South West Coast of Ireland, five fingers of joy stretch out like a hand of friendship to the US.  Each of these rocky fingers are peninsulas which hold arguably the best walking and cycling experiences in all of Ireland, places to immerse yourself in the culture, experience the people, country and […]

Adventure of the Week, Cycling

Adventure of the Week: Cycle Thailand Coast to Coast – Bangkok to Phuket

31 Oct , 2018  

When you travel, it is undoubtedly lovely to see the highlights, to see the big-ticket items.  However, if you really want to get to know a country or region, meet its people and see their way of life, you need to get out there, to travel through the countryside. Doing this slowly, from the seat […]

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Adventure of the Week, Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Classic Vermont Cycling

12 Sep , 2018  

Vermont is much more than the home-land of Maple Syrup and the gateway to New York. We can all learn something from this beautifully green mountain state. Its traditional farming heritage has shaped its modern-appreciation for food, arts and culture. Its an area of independent thinking, friendly communities and a passion for the great outdoors.  […]

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Cycling, Macs Adventure

Connor’s Top 5 reasons to bike Washington State’s San Juan Islands

16 Aug , 2018  

Connor with his bike, sunset, San Juan Islands

My recent bike trip to the San Juan Islands was my first taste of the wildly popular Pacific Northwest island chain. I wasn’t too sure what to expect, aside from what friends and colleagues had told me: killer seafood, gorgeous views, and mellow island vibes. Little did I know how right they were, and how […]

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Adventure of the Week, Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Cycling Japan – Kyoto to the Coast

15 Aug , 2018  

Most people visiting Japan will focus on the cities and for good reason.  The contrast between the traditional and the ultra-modern is more prevalent here than in any other country. However, the cities only show one side to this remarkable culture and to truly explore Japan; you need to get out into the more rural […]

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