Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

10 most Frequently Asked Questions about Wainwright’s Coast to Coast Walk

22 Feb , 2018  

There are so many considerations when walking the Coast to Coast. We have asked our in-office Coast to Coast experts for their list of Frequently Asked Questions, and you can check the answers out below. Which Itinerary should I take? Macs Adventure offers several different itineraries so that all levels of walkers can tackle this […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Coast to Coast Travel Guide

22 Feb , 2018  

Alfred Wainwright’s Coast to Coast can be found in the North of England. It crosses through 3 contrasting National Parks and showcases some of the best panoramas England has to offer. Being that it starts and ends in little coastal villages, is it easy to travel to?  Well, this blog post aims to answer that very […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

How fit should I be for walking the Coast to Coast?

22 Feb , 2018  

Walking Alfred Wainwright’s Coast to Coast trip is not to be undertaken lightly.  It is not a simple stroll in the park, but it is also not Mount Everest, so don’t panic. Having a reasonable level of fitness makes any walking holiday much more enjoyable. Rather than wondering if you will make it to your […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

10 Frequently Asked Questions About Walking in the Cotswolds

16 Feb , 2018  

There are so many considerations when walking in the Cotswolds. Our team of experts have come up with the questions they are most frequently asked so that you are armed with all the information you need before heading out on the pathways of the Cotswolds. How fit do I need to be? We offer a […]

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Accommodation, Culture & History, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice

5 of the Best Villages in the Cotswolds

16 Feb , 2018  

Broadway

The Cotswolds are renowned for many things. The rolling, emerald-green countryside, the fresh, tasty local produce and of course, the villages. While our variety of tours take in many lovely villages in the Cotswolds, here are our five favourites. 1. Bourton-on-the-Water Bourton-on-the-Water is known locally as the Venice of the Cotswolds.  Sitting on River Windrush, […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Where to Eat in the Cotswolds

13 Feb , 2018  

The Cotswolds is a region of England well known for its natural larder. There is an abundance of local agriculture which means that the quality of food in the area is outstanding.  Famed for its cream teas and sweet treats, there is a whole lot more to the gastronomy of the Cotswolds. In this blog […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Walking in the Cotswolds: Which trip is for me?

8 Feb , 2018  

The Cotswolds is one of the most delightful places to walk in England. The phrase ‘quintessential England’ is bandied about quite regularly when discussing the Cotswolds, but it is definitely the picture that many people have in their minds when they think of England. Grand country houses, neat, well-attended gardens, honey-coloured cottages, quaint village life and all the […]

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Kit Guide, Tips & advice, Walking

What to Pack for Walking in the Cotswolds

8 Feb , 2018  

Walking in the Cotswolds is generally a pleasant experience. However, this ‘green and pleasant land’ did not get so green by sunshine alone! With this in mind, we wanted to offer a comprehensive guide to what you should be packing for your walking adventure in the Cotswolds. What Bag? You’ll need two bags; a small […]

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Macs Adventure, Staff, Tips & advice, Walking

3 Takeaways from My Self-Guided Tour du Mont Blanc

7 Feb , 2018  

Toddler being carried through mountain valley.

Hiking in the Alps always seemed like a far-flung dream to my wife, Kelly, and I. New jobs, a cross-country move, and the birth of our son always seemed to put that dream just out of reach. When I started working at Macs, however, I realized there was no reason to put off the trip […]

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Health & Fitness, Tips & advice, Walking

How fit should I be for a walking trip in the Cotswolds?

6 Feb , 2018  

The Cotswolds is the most extensive designated Area of Natural Beauty in England which makes it a honeypot for walkers. Here at Macs Adventure, we have devised several different walking itineraries in the Cotswolds so that you can get the best out of the area while having varying levels of fitness. If you do not […]

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