Macs Adventure

Island Hopping in Scotland – The Macs Adventure Way

2 Sep , 2019  

As a keen cyclist, I was very excited to do the Scottish Island Hopscotch Trip!  Arran, Islay and Jura all offer a unique cycling experience with scenic routes, quiet roads, beautiful beaches and history to explore… not to mention, an abundance of Whisky Distilleries! We started our trip by getting the ferry from Ardrossan across […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

The Best Hiking in the Outer Hebrides

27 Dec , 2018  

The Outer Hebrides is surely on everyone’s list as a must see at some point in their lives? If not, it definitely should be. The small chain of islands boasts some of the UK’s finest beaches, dramatic scenery, a variety of wildlife, wild mountain ranges as well as a rich history and unique Gaelic culture. […]

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Adventure of the Week, Drive & hike, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Walking & Wildlife on Mull and Iona

23 Aug , 2017  

I normally try to write nice, balanced articles for the Adventure of the Week, but this time I am going full bias! If you are looking for an adventure in the most beautiful place on earth, then look no further! In a nutshell Walking & Wildlife on Mull and Iona lets you explore three of […]

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Cycling

Rise in visitors to Scotland’s great outdoors

7 Mar , 2014  

Scotland is at it again! Last month we reported on how the Scottish islands have topped a TripAdvisor league of the best isles to visit in the world. Now a new report reveals that visits to Scotland’s outdoors attractions rose by eight per cent between 2012 and 2013. The Association of Leading Visitor Attractions (ALVA) […]

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Cycling

Cycling Scotland’s fabulous islands

1 Feb , 2013  

A photograph of the Outer Hebrides posted recently on Macs Adventure Facebook reminded me of the many amazing Scottish island cycle tours that I have enjoyed. The experience of boarding a ferry on the mainland, with only my bike and a pannier of essentials, and heading off to one of the many west coast isles […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking, West Highland Way

Try something new in 2012

17 Jan , 2012  

Why don’t you try something new in 2012? The Alps are enjoying one of their best ever snow seasons. Our Vercors Snowshoeing Adventure is the perfect way to discover the joys of inn to inn snowshoeing. No experience necessary, just a sense of adventure! Too chilly? Then you must try one of our summer walking […]

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