Cycling, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

10 benefits of spending time outdoors

14 May , 2018  

It doesn’t need to take long and you do not need to go far from home to enjoy the many benefits of getting outdoors. Studies show that just 30 minutes of walking or cycling each day in a green or open space, for example a park or local woodlands, can boost your physical and mental […]

Health & Fitness, Tips & advice, Walking

Discover the brain-boosting benefits of walking

4 Apr , 2018  

Walking on the beach in the sunshine

It is the first Wednesday in April, which means it is National Walking Day in the US (although, it applies to everyone!). The American Heart Association sponsors this day to remind everyone about the health benefits and the importance of taking a walk. We’ve come across three new pieces of research that reveal how walking more, especially […]

Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Eating and Drinking on the Hadrian’s Wall Walk

3 Apr , 2018  

Hadrian’s Wall Walk takes you through two English counties famous for their local produce and gastronomy, so you will not be stuck for somewhere to eat and drink.  In this guide, we will give you an overview of things to look out for and some guidance on where to eat when you are on the […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Hadrian’s Wall Walk – Frequently Asked Questions.

2 Apr , 2018  

We are frequently contacted with questions on Hadrian’s Wall Path, and subsequently, our team of specialists know the route inside out and have the answer to any question you may have. Here is a list of the most frequently asked questions, but if you have any you would like answered specifically, you can get in […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

How fit should I be for walking Hadrian’s Wall Path?

2 Apr , 2018  

Walking Hadrian’s Wall Path is a delightful trip from coast to coast in England, taking in the remains of the Roman wall, built to keep the Scots out of England.  In its day, the wall was a remarkable edifice and well-preserved sections of it still remain today along with several museums dedicated to taking you […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Which Itinerary Should I Choose on Hadrian’s Wall Path?

2 Apr , 2018  

One of the most commonly asked questions from anyone looking to walk the Hadrian’s Wall Path, is how long they should take to walk it?  This blog post will give you all the information you will need to work out how many days would be right for you: We want to make this wonderful trip […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Travel Guide for Hadrian’s Wall Path

22 Mar , 2018  

The Hadrian’s Wall Path is fairly easy to get to and from, however, we want to fill you in on all the details so that you have every question answered when it comes to the trip. Getting to Newcastle By Air If you are coming from outside of the UK, you will need to know […]

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Tips & advice, Walking

What to Pack for Walking Hadrian’s Wall Path

22 Mar , 2018  

The north of England, while utterly beautiful, is not well known for its predictable weather patterns. While sunshine can be a frequent visitor, often there can be rain in the same day (or same five minutes!) This is one of the reasons it can be difficult to know what to take for a walking holiday […]

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Cycling, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Quiz: Which French Wine Region is for me?

21 Mar , 2018  

Many people want to take a trip to France, not just for the outstanding scenery, the varied and delicious food, the walking routes that are meticulously planned to take in some of the best scenery in the world and really explore how this country ticks.  No! Some people just want to go for the wine. […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice

Eating and Drinking on the Coast to Coast

2 Mar , 2018  

The Coast to Coast takes you through Cumbria and Yorkshire, both chock full of local specialities and gastronomic pleasures. With such a robust rural community throughout the walk, the amount of locally sourced produce in use in the cafes, restaurants and pubs is extraordinary and of a very high quality. In this blog post, we will […]

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