Macs Adventure, Walking

Exploring the Isle of Skye

14 Aug , 2015  

Many people have said that the Isle of Skye is one of the most beautiful destinations in the UK, having never been I wanted to go check this island out for myself and I wasn’t disappointed!   From the minute I set off on the Calmac ferry from Mallaig to Armadale I knew this was […]

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Macs Adventure, Walk of the Week, Walking

Walk of the Week: The Pennine Way at 50

22 Apr , 2015  

The Pennine Way was the first of England’s National Trails , and is often nicknamed “the backbone of England”. On April 24th, it celebrates a very big birthday indeed. Happy 50th Pennine Way! Opened in 1965, the trail was a culmination of many years of effort on the part of campaigners. Before then, land usage […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

7 Things you didn’t know about the National Trails

16 Mar , 2015  

The official National Trails of England & Wales add up to over 2500 miles of walking wonder, introducing hikers to some of Britain’s most fascinating history and most beautiful landscapes, not to mention some of the best country pubs! Amongst the many, many great reasons to walk (or cycle) them all, we’ve collected some fascinating […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking, West Highland Way

First Rail & Hike Trip, West Highland Line Scotland

6 Mar , 2015  

While preparing for my first Rail and Hike trip I was a bit nervous about not being able to navigate the path or not being able to complete the walk. How I was wrong. The train section of my Rail and Hike trip was great. Doing part of your trip by train allows you to […]

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Kit Guide, Trekking, Walking

10 more top phone apps for walkers

13 Feb , 2015  

Smartphones, Tablets and their associated apps have become a travelling essential.  From translation services to working out currency exchange. From picking up an Uber in L.A to using Google Maps to find your hotel, we almost can’t live without our Apps when we go travelling. While you can’t beat a map for proper old-fashioned route […]

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