Discovery, Macs Adventure, Walking

Why Provence is a walker’s paradise

23 Mar , 2018  

Town-to-town walking was a new concept to me prior to starting at Macs. My idea of adventuring had always been of a more mountainous nature. The Classic Provence town-to-town walking experience was a refreshing change of perspective for what traveling adventurously could mean.   The Luberon To drive in between the quaint hilltop towns, it […]

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Cycling, Road Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Road Cycling – Mont Ventoux in Luxury

14 Dec , 2016  

The most legendary of all the climbs in Tour de France is Mont Ventoux. This hill, otherwise known as ‘The Giant of Provence’  is revered by all and feared by many! Macs Adventure offers a special package for those who want to give Mont Ventoux their best. This short cycling tour is designed for enthusiasts who want to […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Walk of the Week: Provence: Walking and Wine

15 Jul , 2015  

Each year on the 14th July, military parades, fireworks, concerts and parties take place across France to celebrate Bastille Day. This national day commemorates the storming of the Bastille, a fortress in Paris, which marked the beginning of the French Revolution in 1789. In honour of le quatorze juillet, our walk of the week is Provence: Walking […]

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Cycling

Provence: Only for ‘hardcore’ cyclists?

7 Jul , 2015  

Firstly, a confession. I didn’t know much about Provence before joining Macs. I’m old enough to remember ‘A Year in Provence’, the book and then TV series, but young enough that I didn’t really pay any attention to it at the time! However, I do like cycling. I watched the Tour de France as a […]

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