Cycling, Macs Adventure, Staff

Exploring Scotland’s Islands by Bike

17 Dec , 2018  

When I was asked to do the Scottish Island Hopscotch cycling trip I was a little apprehensive as I had never done a cycling trip before. The limit of my cycling ability lies in cycling to and from work each day and that is often strenuous enough! I thought for my first cycling trip, what […]

Kit Guide, Macs Adventure, Walking

Ideal Hiking Gift for Christmas – Trekking Beyond

12 Dec , 2018  

Earlier in the year, photographer Alex Treadway got in touch to ask if we had any good tips for places to take photos on the West Highland Way. It would be great to claim that our expertise on the route massively helped to give him ideas, but anyone who has walked the route would be able […]

Macs Adventure, Walking

Walking the Thames Path from Henley-on-Thames to Windsor

7 Dec , 2018  

Being one of the most well-known rivers in the UK, the Thames Path is a spectacular choice for any walking holiday!  The banks are bustling with people and the water itself busy with boats and kayaks.  There is quite a buzz in and around the Thames and which has shaped the 184 miles stretch as […]


Camino, Macs Adventure

Which Camino is for you? Our “just for fun” quiz

5 Dec , 2018  

Many people refer to the “French way“, the Camino Frances from St Jean Pied de Port on the French & Spanish border, as “the Camino”, but the Camino de Santiago is in fact a network of routes from all over Europe and beyond which lead to Santiago de Compostela. Try a fun quiz to find […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Swedish Lapland – Northern Lights Short Break

5 Dec , 2018  

While we love our technology and have built Macs Adventure around it, we are always seeking to moderate our use of it, to make sure that we connect to nature and reality as much as the online life we all lead.  For this reason, we love to seek out tours that send you to the […]

Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

The Best Things to do in Connemara, Ireland > 3 Places You Must Visit

29 Nov , 2018  

Connemara is a remote area on the West Coast of Ireland that offers total tranquillity and much more relaxed pace of life. Add to this the stunning scenery and you have an area ripe for exploring. In the summer I had the chance to walk one of our new trips in Connemara and while the […]


Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Walking in the Pyrenees National Park

28 Nov , 2018  

There are parts of the world where nature rules, and often this goes hand in hand with people fearing to tread there. The border between France and Spain is dominated by the impressive Pyrenees mountain range, a place crossed by the epic GR10, a route with a fierce reputation that only the genuinely hardy ever […]


Macs Adventure

Top Tips for Walking the Tour du Mont Blanc

27 Nov , 2018  

I was lucky enough to hike the Tour du Mont Blanc this summer, so I have highlighted some of the questions I had myself before setting off on my adventure, and I’ll share a few personal tips while I’m here too! I am basing this guide on my experiences walking our Highlights of the Tour […]


Macs Adventure

Walking the Camino del Norte: My first Camino

22 Nov , 2018  

The Camino del Norte has always been on my ” I MUST GO THERE” list, so when I was asked to head out in June for my Staff Familiarization trip my flights were booked within days. Since I worked with the trip, and spoke to customers and suppliers daily I had already made up my […]

Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: The Ridgeway

21 Nov , 2018  

England is criss-crossed (and soon to be encircled) by National Trails. These are long-distance walking routes are deemed to showcase the very best scenery and history in England, and you can always be sure that the paths and signage will be maintained to a high level. There are currently 15 National Trails in England, from […]

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