Macs Adventure, Walking

Walking the Thames Path from Henley-on-Thames to Windsor

7 Dec , 2018  

Being one of the most well-known rivers in the UK, the Thames Path is a spectacular choice for any walking holiday!  The banks are bustling with people and the water itself busy with boats and kayaks.  There is quite a buzz in and around the Thames and which has shaped the 184 miles stretch as […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: The Ridgeway

21 Nov , 2018  

England is criss-crossed (and soon to be encircled) by National Trails. These are long-distance walking routes are deemed to showcase the very best scenery and history in England, and you can always be sure that the paths and signage will be maintained to a high level. There are currently 15 National Trails in England, from […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: South Downs Way

17 Oct , 2018  

England is crisscrossed by National Trails, which showcase the best walking in the whole country. All have a focus on blending the rich history and culture of the area, with some incredible scenery. Down in the very south of England there sits a National Trail which is rich in history, from the more well-known Cathedrals […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

The Thames Path – An Ideal First Long Distance Route

11 Oct , 2018  

Walking holidays in the UK are definitely not in short supply, and with so many options to choose from you often find yourself feeling like a child in a sweet shop, so many good choices and so little time. After a while though, that child inside starts to find a taste for certain sweets, and […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: SWCP – Minehead to Westward Ho!

3 Oct , 2018  

For most people, the end of their long-distance trail is a thing of pure unadulterated joy. The feeling of accomplishment at having pushed yourself over such a long distance is wonderful, but there is often that little nagging feeling inside, ‘what am I going to do tomorrow?’ The rhythm of walking every day becomes something comfortable […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Why walk the Thames Path?

31 Aug , 2018  

Walking holidays in the UK are definitely not in short supply, and with so many options to choose from you often find yourself feeling like a child in a sweet shop, so many good choices and so little time. After a while though, that child inside starts to find a taste for certain sweets, and […]

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Culture & History, Discovery, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

A guide to exploring Poldark’s Cornwall

26 Jun , 2018  

Cornwall’s stunning coastline is a much-beloved walking destination among the Macs Adventure staff. When walking over the South West Coast Path (SWCP), you’ll encounter a variety of landscapes along the way such as countless hidden coves, high cliffs, quaint villages, and old Mining estates. No wonder then that this beautiful English area is the backdrop […]

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Culture & History, Macs Adventure, Walking

Walking the Thames Path

1 Jun , 2018  

The Thames, Britain’s most iconic river begins at its rural source in the Cotswolds and finishes in the heart of London. Why should you walk this National Trail? For its contrasting landscapes The river passes through remote countryside, small villages, large towns and through the centre of London. Therefore, if you choose to walk the […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: The Thames Path

30 May , 2018  

Trying to see everything a country has to offer in the space of one trip is pretty much impossible.  Everywhere has so much depth, history and highlights that you can’t quite do it all in one shot.  And while we are not going to turn around here and say that we have nailed this, we […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Eating and Drinking on the Hadrian’s Wall Walk

3 Apr , 2018  

Hadrian’s Wall Walk takes you through two English counties famous for their local produce and gastronomy, so you will not be stuck for somewhere to eat and drink.  In this guide, we will give you an overview of things to look out for and some guidance on where to eat when you are on the […]

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