Adventure of the Week, Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Classic Vermont Cycling

12 Sep , 2018  

Vermont is much more than the home-land of Maple Syrup and the gateway to New York. We can all learn something from this beautifully green mountain state. Its traditional farming heritage has shaped its modern-appreciation for food, arts and culture. Its an area of independent thinking, friendly communities and a passion for the great outdoors.  […]

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Macs Adventure, Trekking

The Ultimate Trekking Year?

6 Sep , 2018  

The World’s Best Treks by Month If you had a year to take on the best treks in the World. Where would you go? What would you do? Here is my list of the world’s best treks by month. So if you are looking for inspiration for a year or just a month here is […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Portofino, Cinque Terre and Portovenere

5 Sep , 2018  

Portofino

The world is full of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, from ancient Greek temples to the Frey Bentos Factory in Uruguay, but you are unlikely to find any more colourful and vibrant than five little villages in Liguria. Less of a set trail, and more a collection of everything wonderful about life on foot, join up […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Why walk the Thames Path?

31 Aug , 2018  

Walking holidays in the UK are definitely not in short supply, and with so many options to choose from you often find yourself feeling like a child in a sweet shop, so many good choices and so little time. After a while though, that child inside starts to find a taste for certain sweets, and […]

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Adventure of the Week, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Milford Track

29 Aug , 2018  

The seed for Macs Adventure’s creation was planted while exploring New Zealand and ever since there has been a yearning for us to operate self guided walking trips out there. It has always sat in the back of our minds while we built our range of tours all over the world, but exploring the wilderness […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the week: The Channel Islands: Jersey, Guernsey & Sark

22 Aug , 2018  

With summer upon us where else better to explore than the wonderful Channel Islands; with their beautiful blend of British and French influences, crystal clear waters, quaint fishing ports and fresh seafood. The Islands are shaped by the sea where you can witness some of the world’s most astonishing tides; Jersey doubles in size twice […]

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Cycling, Macs Adventure

Connor’s Top 5 reasons to bike Washington State’s San Juan Islands

16 Aug , 2018  

Connor with his bike, sunset, San Juan Islands

My recent bike trip to the San Juan Islands was my first taste of the wildly popular Pacific Northwest island chain. I wasn’t too sure what to expect, aside from what friends and colleagues had told me: killer seafood, gorgeous views, and mellow island vibes. Little did I know how right they were, and how […]

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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, […]

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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 […]