Cycling

My Danube Cycling Adventure

7 Aug , 2013  

As a child, whizzing along down country lanes on my bike was arguably my first taste of freedom. The feeling of independence- no adults around!- is still linked in my mind to freewheeling down hills, and although I’ve not been on a bike regularly since I was a teenager, I was more than keen to […]

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Cycling

Seven great reasons to walk or cycle in Italy

9 Apr , 2013  

Italy is a fabulously diverse country offering magnificent mountains, wonderful coastlines, rolling countryside, history, culture, cuisine and wines. What more could you want from a walking or cycling holiday? Here we bring you seven top reasons for booking a walk or cycle trip to Italy this summer. Walking holidays: Hike between picturesque villages on Tuscan Hills or […]

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Cycling, Kit Guide

What books to pack for a holiday in Provence

16 Mar , 2013  

Whether you’re planning a walking holiday in Provence or a cycling tour of Provence, the chances are you’ll want to know all there is to know about the beautiful area of France. If you have time, read a few books on Provence before you go. If you don’t have time, pack a couple of books […]

Macs Adventure

Become a Macs Adventure Pathfinder and enjoy free walking and cycling trips

2 Feb , 2013  

We are looking for experienced walkers, cyclists and travellers to join our team of Pathfinders. pathfinder [ˈpɑːθˌfaɪndə] n 1. a person who makes or finds a way, esp through unexplored areas or fields of knowledge As part of our mission to deliver outstanding self guided walking, cycling and activity holidays we thoroughly research our new trips and […]

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Cycling

Best holidays for families with children

29 Jan , 2013  

If you enjoyed walking and cycling holidays BC (Before Children) why give up on them WC (With Children)? So many parents believe they need to hang up their walking shoes and leave their bikes in the garage until their kids have become fully-grown but that’s just not the case. You do need to take the […]

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Cycling

Cycling wow factor at Banff Film Tour

10 Jan , 2013  

Inspiration for walking and cycling holidays comes in all forms – but after viewing some of the extraordinary biking films at the forthcoming Banff Mountain Film Festival UK Tour we imagine you’ll be keener than ever to explore the world on two wheels. This year’s UK tour returns for the fourth time and starts in […]

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Marketing & Communications Executive

10 Dec , 2012  

Macs Adventure is a fast growing niche tour operator specialising in self guided walking, cycling and active holidays in the UK and Europe. We are looking for an experienced product manager to join our team at Macs’ Towers in Glasgow? We offer a great working environment, excellent salary and opportunities for training and promotion. Marketing […]

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Macs Adventure

Product Manager Vacancy

10 Dec , 2012  

Macs Adventure is a fast growing niche tour operator specialising in self guided walking, cycling and active holidays in the UK and Europe. We are looking for an experienced product manager to join our team at Macs’ Towers in Glasgow? We offer a great working environment, excellent salary and opportunities for training and promotion. Product […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

5 Warm Winter Walking and Cycling Holidays

3 Nov , 2012  

Last weekend the clocks went back and that means it’s time for me to start planning my winter escape. Here are my top 5 winter escapes. 1. Walking on Gran Canaria: Island of Contrasts Often referred to as a continent in miniature the Canary Island of Gran Canaria offers a unique walking experience, from the […]

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