Macs Adventure, Trekking, Walking

Gran Paradiso National Park – the quiet side of the Alps

12 Mar , 2019  

Getting away from it all in the Alps can sometimes seem harder than it should. While we love the buzz and activity of popular mountain destinations like Chamonix, there is something to be said for finding a quiet hiking trail in the Alps. If this is what you are looking for, The Gran Paradiso National […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Lakes and Mountains of Andorra

26 Feb , 2019  

Small is beautiful. While the vast beauty of the US or everchanging landscapes of Spain are great reasons to visit and discover, there is something to be said for visiting somewhere that is just pure, concentrated lovliness. A tiny dot on the border of France and Spain, Andorra is actually only the sixth smallest nation […]

Adventure of the Week, Trekking, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Across the Tyrolean Alps

18 Apr , 2018  

Time to get Alpine once again.  While we are breaking new ground, getting people out walking the Tour du Mont Blanc self-guided, it is not just this corner of the Alps that we are in love with. Our passion extends right along this rugged, jaw-droppingly beautiful range of mountains. The Alps transcend borders. Whether you […]

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Adventure of the Week, Trekking, Walking

Adventure of the Week: E5 Alpine Crossing

28 Mar , 2018  

We love offering a wide range of walks. It means that there is something for everyone, rewards for every level of walker. To make exploring the world on foot as open as possible to everyone, we like to make sure we have leisurely walks in beautiful places where you can relax, soak in the local […]

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Adventure of the Week

Adventure of the Week: The Glacier Express Rail and Hike

6 Dec , 2017  

Following on from last weeks rail based Adventure of the Week, we are sticking to the train line and going for a dramatic hike based around what many people quote as the ‘Greatest Rail Journey on Planet Earth.’ Bold claim and indeed the West Highland Line is up there too, but taking a train through […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: Two Sides of the Matterhorn

20 Jun , 2017  

Matterhorn looms over Zermatt

To get a real insight into the culture and customs of a region, it pays to immerse yourself in it for a few days. We prefer to do this the active way of course, so what better way to capture the essence of Switzerland than with a twin-centre walking holiday in the shadow of the […]

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Macs Moment 2017

3 May , 2017  

The Macs Moment competition | Macs Adventure

As part of the Macs Moment photo sharing competition, we receive hundreds of photos from our clients each year. We are extremely grateful to those who take the time to enter the competition but so we can award a great prize each month, there can only be one monthly winner. Here are a selection of […]

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Discovery, Walking

Ireland or France?

24 Feb , 2017  

The Burren Landscape

Over the course of the 6 Nations, considered by many to be rugby’s greatest championship, we will be comparing some of our favourite walking and cycling tours located in the competing nations: Scotland, England, Wales, Ireland, France & Italy. Ireland v France   Ireland: Celtic Highlights Explore Ireland’s highlights on this popular week-long drive and hike […]

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Tour du Mont Blanc, The Best Moments of 2016

18 Oct , 2016  

Tour du Mont Blanc View

As part of our #MacsMoment contest in 2016, our adventurers shared some memorable and very inspiring moments, here we have put together the best of the pictures from the Tour du Mont Blanc. The start of the 2016 season featured snow, and more snow (later in the year than usually expected). The season runs from […]

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