Cycling, Macs Adventure

Skye’s Clans, Clearances, Castles and … Cycling?

16 Aug , 2019  

The Isle of Skye has become increasingly popular in recent years and it’s no surprise why. The dramatic scenery is breath-taking, the coastal, winding roads are a wonder and the picturesque medieval castles are magical. While the famous, unpredictable weather has earned the largest island in the Inner Hebrides, the adage: The Misty Isle; Skye […]

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Adventure of the Week, Discovery, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Nakasendo Trail, Tokyo, Kyoto, Mount Koya & Nara

14 Aug , 2019  

Some trips are a relaxing meander through town and country, taking in the sights at a slow pace, mindfulness in motion. There are others where we combine this with other components to really let you get to grips with what a country or region has to offer. While on this trip, there are portions of […]

Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Staff, Walking

Adventure of the Week: The West Highland Wahey

7 Aug , 2019  

This is a special edition of Adventure of the Week. Normally we try to paint a picture of one of our beautiful trips and if you are like, you are more than welcome to enquire further with one of our team. This week, we are showcasing a trip undertaken by the majority of the team […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice

A Safari Less Travelled – England’s South West Coast

5 Aug , 2019  

Gulls in Cornwall

Do you believe in coasts? Well, I certainly do, and I hope that you will join me in getting to grips with the wildlife that abounds in and around the seas that surround England’s south-west corner! The South West Coast Path stretches 630 miles from Somerset to Dorset, encompassing a myriad of coastal environments and […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Great Glen Escape

31 Jul , 2019  

Fort Augustus Canal Lock

Sometimes, great adventures come in small packages. The Great Glen Way Escape is a short but sweet version of the full 79 mile Great Glen Way, taking in the highlights of the historic region in 4 nights (with 3 days of walking). In a nutshell: Where: Scotland’s Great Glen is a geological fault-line which runs […]

Macs Adventure, Walking

40 miles in one day for Glasgow Children’s Hospital

26 Jul , 2019  

Macs Team

You might have saw our recent post’s about our “West Highland Wahey” 40 miles-in-one-day charity walk. Many of you might be wondering what it’s all about. So, we thought we would explain our story and why we’re so passionate about raising funds for this charity. Fraser has been the driving force behind the fundraising activities […]

Macs Adventure, Walking

Experience the magic of Skye in style with the experts

25 Jul , 2019  

Best of Skye

Our new for 2019 trip the Best of Skye In Style is a culmination of our many years of expertise organizing self-guided walking holidays in Scotland. The result? A 5 day self-guided walking trip taking in the very best of Skye on specially selected trails with overnights in beautiful hand-picked accommodations! We have also included […]

Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Trekking, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Queen Charlotte Track

24 Jul , 2019  

Hikers on the Queen Charlotte Track, New Zealand

New Zealand is a country on every adventure-seeker’s agenda. The Queen Charlotte Track is a walk of unsurpassed coastal beauty, in one of the most scenic countries in the world. This trek above the Marlborough Sounds is picturesque beyond belief. From the first day, when you will arrive by boat to Ship Cove to begin […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: The Alta Via 1

17 Jul , 2019  

Hiker admiring the views on the Alta Via 1

In Italy’s Dolomites range, soaring limestone towers reflect the golden glow of the sun, and green plateaus contrast with asperous scree. This is a showstopping European mountain range, which although adjacent, feels a world apart from the perhaps more “stereotypical” snow-capped peaks of the French & Swiss Alps. The Dolomites range is famed for its […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: The Arran Coastal Way

10 Jul , 2019  

Looking back over all that we have written about, it came as a big shock that we have never once written a blog about one of our oldest, best-loved trips. For most people in Macs Adventure, this Island has played a large part in our lives. It is a place of true wilderness, of community […]

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