Adventure of the Week, Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Cycling Japan – Kyoto to the Coast

15 Aug , 2018  

Most people visiting Japan will focus on the cities and for good reason.  The contrast between the traditional and the ultra-modern is more prevalent here than in any other country. However, the cities only show one side to this remarkable culture and to truly explore Japan; you need to get out into the more rural […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Hiking the Sheep’s Head Peninsula in Ireland

9 Aug , 2018  

You might think that the Sheep’s Head peninsula would be overshadowed by its imposing neighbours – not a bit of it. The northerly Beara and the southerly Mizzen merely blend into the panorama of big sky and oceanic horizon. This craggy finger of rock and peat bog is home to a “Goldilocks” of walking trails, […]


Cycling, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

How to take great holiday photos

8 Aug , 2018  

Every month there’s a chance for a Macs Adventure traveller to be the winner of the #MacsMoment competition. To be in with a chance of winning a new item of outdoors gear – and being named #MacsMoment photographer of the month – you’ll need to submit a fantastic holiday photo taken while on a Macs […]

Adventure of the Week, Cycling

Adventure of the Week – Danube Bike & Boat: Passau to Vienna

8 Aug , 2018  

The Danube Bike and Boat: Passau to Vienna tour is a relaxed cycling tour along a route that meanders eastward passing through quaint towns and villages towards two of the Danube’s great and historical cities; Vienna and Bratislava. Cycling during the day and sailing on an authentic river boat at night allows you to enjoy the […]

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#MacsMoment, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure Moments 2018 (So Far!)

7 Aug , 2018  

Climbing the coastal path in Antrim

Travel inspiration can come from many places, but in particular seeing what like-minded adventure-seekers (just like you) are experiencing out there is the perfect spark for building dreams and exciting plans. Our #MacsMoment contest is about celebrating the moments (no matter how big or small) which join together to form unforgettable adventures and memories to […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Hiking in Montenegro – Explore Europe’s Hidden Hiking Gem

2 Aug , 2018  

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, […]


Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Secret Trails of Ibiza and Formentera

1 Aug , 2018  

Explore the natural beauty of Ibiza, far away from the “party island” scene which it is often known for. The Secret Trails of Ibiza and Formentera will open your eyes to a quiet but wonderfully authentic side to the Island, where you will step back in time to the sleepy retreat which it was traditionally known […]

Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Picos de Europa to the Coast

25 Jul , 2018  

If you love to be surrounded by mountains, then the Alps is a natural destination to head to, but what if you want something a little different?  The Dolomites are a popular alternative, and the Julian Alps in Slovenia have also become popular, but nestled in the north of Spain there is an area oft […]


Adventure of the Week, Discovery, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Galapagos Islands Sail

18 Jul , 2018  

There are only a handful of sites around the world which are as important as they are beautiful.  Many discoveries of how the world or the universe works were conceived in laboratories, offices, libraries etc.  While still wonderful to visit, outside of the feeling that something amazing happened there, they are not particularly beautiful.  Cut […]

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Discovery, Macs Adventure, Walking

The Perfect Trip to Ecuador

18 Jul , 2018  

Alec in Ecuador's Highlands

Exploring Cotopaxi, the Avenue of the Volcanoes, and Ecuador’s Highlands was a dream adventure for me. I work with a team who create such adventures every day, and when offered the opportunity to help build incredible trips to Ecuador, well, I didn’t have to be asked twice. So, I set off to fine tune the details […]

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