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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Adventure of the Week, Camino, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu in Luxury

20 Mar , 2019  

An ancient, mystical city in the mountains of Peru, shrouded in cloud, only accessible by foot. It is the stuff of dreams, of childhood adventure. Who wouldn’t want to go? Well, the traditional route, three days walking and staying in tents is amazing, but not for everyone. However, there is an alternative, on an equally […]

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Santiago de Compostela Cathedral Restoration 2019

1 Feb , 2019  

We have received word from our partners in Spain that now the exterior restroations have been completed to the glorious Cathedral in Santiago de Compostela, that internal restoration has begun. The Cathedral is the end point for just about every variety of Camino and many pilgrims enjoyed taking the pilgrims mass inside the cathedral at […]

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Adventure of the Week: Camino Frances – Stage 1 – St Jean Pied de Port to Logrono

30 Jan , 2019  

There are many pilgrimages throughout the world that inspire awe and provide space and time to detach yourself from modern life and focus on the internal for a while. The Shikoku Trail in Japan and the Inca Trail in Peru are outstanding examples of pilgrimages, but when it comes to the mightiest of all, you […]

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Which Camino is for you? Our “just for fun” quiz

5 Dec , 2018  

Many people refer to the “French way“, the Camino Frances from St Jean Pied de Port on the French & Spanish border, as “the Camino”, but the Camino de Santiago is in fact a network of routes from all over Europe and beyond which lead to Santiago de Compostela. Try a fun quiz to find […]

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Camino, Cycling, Discovery, Walking

La joie de vivre – 7 ways to experience France

20 Mar , 2018  

7 Ways to Experience France

There is no doubting the appeal of France among our customers – and the latest figures from the United Nations World Tourism Organisation underline the European country’s appeal. France is by far the world’s most visited country, recording 83.7 million visitors at the last count in 2014, and well above the second placed US with […]

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23 Essential Camino de Santiago FAQs

9 Feb , 2018  

Your Questions Answered…… Booking the Camino is a significant commitment, and you will undoubtedly have a considerable number of questions and queries.  We hope the answers below will go some way to answering your queries. Alternatively, we would strongly suggest you visit Camino de Santiago website which has a wealth of information on the Camino. Is there Wifi access […]

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Camino, Macs Adventure, Staff, Tips & advice, Walking

4 Foods You’ll Eat on the Camino

26 Jan , 2018  

Enjoying coffee on the Camino Frances.

Food is usually one of my favorite parts of a walking tour. On the Final Stage of the Camino Frances, I got more than I bargained for with culinary treats that still have my mouth watering. Scrap those packed lunches and get those taste buds ready for some delicious Galician cuisine! Once you start walking […]

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Adventure of the Week, Camino, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Camino Portugués: The Coastal Way

24 Jan , 2018  

The Camino Portugués has been gaining in popularity for the last decade. Many people who walk the Camino Frances are looking for a ‘what next’ and walking from Lisbon, up to Santiago seems like the logical solution. A fantastic walk through the heart of Portugal, meeting its friendly people, eating the hearty food and drinking […]

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Camino de Santiago Travel Guide

11 Dec , 2017  

Here at Macs Adventure, we understand that our customers have hectic lives!  Planning any adventure takes a lot of time and patience. Therefore we have we have put together a travel blog which will hopefully reduce the hassle and help in the initial planning stages of this once in a lifetime journey. Travelling to Spain is […]

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