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Walk of the Week: Tenerife

12 Oct , 2016  

Hiking in Tenerife

When it comes to getting your winter sun fix, the Canary Islands are a no-brainer. Throw in some lung-opening hikes and views of El Teide and you’ve got the perfect winter adventure. In a Nutshell Grade: Moderate to Strenuous (best suited to keen walkers looking for an invigorating week) Distance: That’s up to you! The 7 day itinerary includes […]

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Walk of the Week: The Kerry Way

26 Aug , 2016  

This week, we’re off to the Emerald Isle to experience its lush green mountains, rugged atlantic coastline (and that famous Irish ‘craic’) on our Kerry Way self guided walking tour. In a Nutshell: Experience the serenity, picture postcard views and famous warm welcome of Ireland on an exciting walking holiday along the country’s longest national trail. Starting and ending in the charming […]

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Walk of the Week: Escape to the Cotswolds

10 Aug , 2016  

A delight of a walk which fits into a short break, or slots in perfectly to a longer visit to England. Quintessentially English, the Escape to the Cotswolds is a gem of a walking break. In a Nutshell The villages of the Cotswolds look and feel like a dream vision of England, with pretty thatch-roofed cottages, […]

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Walk of the Week: Gourmet Highlands

4 Aug , 2016  

After an exciting day of walking and discovery, it’s easy to work up an appetite (we always do!) With that in mind, this week we’re sampling the culinary delights of Scotland on our Gourmet Highlands self guided walking tour. In a nutshell An easy going walking holiday for foodies who want to discover the Scottish Highlands in style. Explore the tranquil lochs and […]

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Walk of the Week: Camino Finisterre

25 Jul , 2016  

The 25th of July is a special day in many parts of Spain as Christians celebrate the life of St James the Apostle. St James’ Day is celebrated widely but particularly in communities around the Basque country and Galicia where the 25th is a public holiday. To mark St James’ Day we are taking a closer […]

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Walk of the Week: Around Iceland

20 Jul , 2016  

Land of Ice & Fire

This week we’re in Iceland taking a closer look at one of our most popular Drive & Hike tours: Around Iceland. In a Nutshell A 360 degree journey around Iceland designed to showcase the best of this fascinating country. Grading Easy to Moderate. With suggested walks on 10 out of 15 days, ranging in distance from under 5km on […]

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Walk of the Week: Algarve Coastal Trails

12 Jul , 2016  

This week we focus on Portugal, newly crowned champions of Euro 2016, football’s quadrennial European contest (that’s soccer to our friends across the pond), and home to the glorious Algarve region. In a Nutshell Distance: 73km of moderately graded walking over 5 walking days. Grading: Moderate. Daily walks are quite short but it is hilly, […]

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Walk of the Week: Lake Como Trails

8 Jul , 2016  

This week, we’re off to Italy for a taste of ‘la dolce vita’ with our newest self guided walking tour, Lake Como Trails. Where is it? Starting in Cernobbio you will amble along mountain paths to revel in panoramas overlooking Lake Como, enjoy the tranquillity of walking forest paths, stay in agriturismo and experience fresh authentic […]

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Walk of the Week: Escape to the Yorkshire Dales

9 May , 2016  

With the Tour de Yorkshire shining the cycling spotlight on the Dales over the past few weeks, we thought it was time for the walking to take centre stage. Discover our latest self guided tour with our walk of the week: Escape to the Yorkshire Dales. Where is it? Starting in the historical market town of Settle, North Yorkshire, you’ll […]

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Walk of the Week: The Cairngorms and Royal Deeside

22 Apr , 2016  

In honour of Her Majesty’s 90th birthday this week, we’re heading to one of her favourite residences, Balmoral Castle, to explore The Cairngorms & Royal Deeside. Where is it? Starting from the charming Scottish village of Ballater, you’ll follow trails through the wild and wonderful central Cairngorms (the UK’s largest National Park), explore the whisky heartland […]