Adventure of the Week, Discovery, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Via Francigena

10 Apr , 2019  

iew of Rome from Riserva Naturale di Monte Marion the Via Francigena.

The Via Francigena is an ancient pilgrimage route which, since medieval times, has connected Canterbury in the southeast of England to Rome. Macs Adventure’s take on the Via Francigena begins in the heart of the Alps on the Swiss border before taking pilgrims on an exhilarating tour through the unique Italian regions. With BBC2 currently […]

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Cycling, Tips & advice, Walking

The best of food and drink in Tuscany

3 Mar , 2017  

Many people enjoy trying new foods on holiday – and Italy is one of the best places in Europe to discover a wonderful array of gourmet delights. And one of the great things about a walking or cycling holiday is that you can enjoy more food and drink with far less concern about the calories. We […]

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Cycling, Discovery, Walking

Discover the Highlights of Tuscany

3 Mar , 2017  

The Italian region of Tuscany is located at the heart of the beautiful and historic country. It is much loved for its famous cities, picturesque towns and villages and also boasts a diverse variety of gourmet treats and landscapes. We reveal some of the highlights of this very special region. Cities and towns to visit in Tuscany […]

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Drive & hike, Walking

5 Walking Tours in Italy for 2017

2 Mar , 2017  

Siena, Tuscany

If you are looking to visit Italy in 2017 you may want to consider one of our new Italian itineraries, starting in the north of the country and heading southward we have added a range of new trips based around Italy’s lakes, a classic Tuscan tour loaded with culture and a week of stunning views & indulgence on […]

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Culture & History, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Croatia- Istria’s Wine Roads

1 Aug , 2016  

This week we’re taking you wine lovers to the ‘Adriatic Tuscany’ where Malvasia grapes for the local wine are ripened by the Mediterranean sun. Discover the beauty that is Istria Peninsula as you cycle roads winding through vineyards. In a Nutshell: Where is it? You begin your trip in the town of Buje and from there you will […]

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Culture & History, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Cycling Tuscany – Chianti & Siena

21 Jul , 2016  

This week we’re turning water into wine to showcase our tour through Italy’s wine region of Tuscany.  Home to sumptuous cuisine, and famed Chianti, Brunello and Nobile wines, this tour is sure to please cyclists that our also foodies or wine enthusiasts! In a Nutshell: Where is it? Starting your journey in Poggibonsi in the heart […]

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Footwear & Shoes, Macs Adventure, Walking

Classic Tuscany – Shoes or Boots?

19 Jul , 2016  

There are so many footwear options at our disposal now it can be quite difficult to choose the right shoe for your walking holiday, you also have to consider the terrain on your chosen walking holiday. I am recently back from our fabulous new Classic Tuscany walking holiday and as this trip has very varied […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Walking in Tuscany in June

18 Feb , 2014  

The perfume is what makes walking in Tuscany in June so special. The Brooms are blooming along the trails and the scent of jasmine marvels the nights on the terraces. My name is Beppe, and I am one of Macs Adventure’s local representatives in Italy, taking care of walkers with my local knowledge and expertise. […]


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Feedback Favourites: Mountain biking & food and wine to die for!

7 Jun , 2013  

With over 1300 customer reviews, we aim to provide our adventurers with an unbiased perspective of Macs Adventures.  We hope these kind words and photographs will help you to make an informed decision on your upcoming trip! Here is a snapshot of our favorite recent reviews.  Enjoy! Lyndall and Michael, frequent travellers from Sydney, Australia […]

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