Culture & History, Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Cycling Camino Frances- Leon to Santiago

25 Jul , 2016  

This week we’re bringing you the Camino de Santiago, or St. James’ Way, for St. James’ Day today. Every turn of the wheel on this adventure brings you discovery of medieval villages full of character and charm, sacred monuments, Romanesque masterpieces and the secrets behind the country’s culinary diversity. In a Nutshell: Where is it? Your Journey […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Where to walk in…October

11 Aug , 2015  

October: the month of Halloween and colourful leaves. Here at Macs, we love October adventure holidays. In sunnier climes, they offer a great opportunity to top up on vitamin D before the nights draw in. Even walks in colder places such as the UK can offer a great chance to blow the cobwebs away. 1. […]

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Camino, Macs Adventure, Walking

Walk of the Week: Camino del Norte

18 Feb , 2015  

Welcome to this week’s Walk of the Week. This week we’re looking at that most inspirational of journeys, the Camino, but not as you may know it. The Camino del Norte is one of the many routes across Spain towards Santiago in the north-west, although as the name suggests, this particular route is situated further north […]

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Camino Guide Part 3: Which Pilgrimage Route? – Camino Del Norte & Camino Primativo

18 Mar , 2014  

The Camino del Norte The Camino del Norte offers a great maritime walking experience through Northern Spain. Starting in Irun, at the French border, the route runs parallel to the sea and passes through the stunning seaside town of San-Sebastián; the cosmopolitan Basque city of Bilbao; and the elegant city of Santander in Cantabria. The […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Torn between a city break and a walking holiday?…

18 Nov , 2013  

Torn between a city break and a walking holiday? Problem solved! I’ve been working on a new tour – the perfect combination of a relaxing walking holiday in the Sierra de Aracena National Park, with a cultural city break in Seville. Think walking holidays are only for the very fit and active or well experienced […]



Feedback Favourites: Pampered Pilgrims, Sunshine, and Snow in Spain

20 May , 2013  

Weekly Feedback Favourites Want to get the walking boots on but in need of a bit of travel inspiration? Perhaps these recent reviews from Macs Adventure’s travellers will help. From sun and snow in Spain, to pampered pilgrims on the Camino, here are some extracts from our favourite Macs Adventure reviews of the last seven […]

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New Walking Holiday in Tenerife

13 Jul , 2011  

Macs Adventure is proud to announce the launch of a fabulous new walking holiday in Tenerife. Tenerife, located in the Canary Islands, is the perfect year round walking destination. Average maximums range from mid teens in the winter to mid twenties in the summer. For more details view climate guide. This makes Tenerife an especially good […]

Macs Adventure, Walking

Walking & Cycling in Catalonia

20 Oct , 2010  

Like so many of us I thought I knew Spain.  Of course I recognised that there was more to the country than the various “Costas” that hold such an enduring appeal for sun-lovers, but I never imagined the culture and diversity of landscape that I was about to encounter.  I was off to Catalonia – […]

Camino, Macs Adventure, Walking

Kath does the Camino!

27 Oct , 2009  

After sleepless nights about what to pack in our 10k hand luggage allowance, my sister Holly and I set off on our journey to Northern Spain to walk the last section of the Camino.  Not really knowing what to expect we were like excited children joking about how awful we were going to look in […]