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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Macs Adventure, Walking

Hiking in Montenegro – Explore Europe’s Hidden Hiking Gem

2 Apr , 2019  

Montenegro, the often missed gem of the Adriatic coast. Many people know of Croatia as a holiday and hiking destination, but few people have considered Montenegro. That is changing very quickly. With some of the best hiking in Europe along with incredible food, wine and rich history, Montenegro needs to be on your list. Oh, […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Top 20 Inca Trail Questions

2 Apr , 2019  

The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is one of the worlds great pilgrimages. The most recognised route is the three day hike from Piscaychucho to Machu Picchu following the road that Incan royalty would take to reach the ancient city. It is a route filled with wonder, camaraderie and filled with Incan archeological wonder. Taking […]

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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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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

New Zealand South Island Road Trip

14 Mar , 2019  

Road tripping is the ideal way to see all that New Zealand has to offer. The South Island is rich in natural beauty and we have developed the ultimate road trip that not only gives you the best driving in the South Island, but allows you access to some of the most beautiful wilderness. Many […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Wicklow Way

13 Mar , 2019  

When it comes to walking in Ireland, many people think of the West Coast, the series of peninsulae that reach out towards America in the South West of the Country. Here you will find many of Ireland’s most famous walks, but many people want to visit Dublin on their trip to Ireland, but it is […]

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Macs Adventure, Trekking, Walking

Gran Paradiso National Park – the quiet side of the Alps

12 Mar , 2019  

Getting away from it all in the Alps can sometimes seem harder than it should. While we love the buzz and activity of popular mountain destinations like Chamonix, there is something to be said for finding a quiet hiking trail in the Alps. If this is what you are looking for, The Gran Paradiso National […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Where is the Black Forest?

11 Mar , 2019  

The Black Forest, Germany, can be found in the state of Baden-Württemberg, tucked away in the south west corner of the country, close to the border with France. The towns most associated with the Black Forest are the university town of Freiburg to the south and the fashionable resort town of Baden-Baden to the north; […]

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Macs Adventure, Staff, Tips & advice, Trekking

International Women’s Day 2019: Our Greatest Travel Achievements

7 Mar , 2019  

Have you ever thought of travelling alone but there’s something holding you back? Solo female travel is on the rise and we are delighted. As much as we love travelling with loved ones getting out there on your own is a completely different experience. Today we are celebrating our adventurous female explorers at Macs Adventure. […]