Category Archives: Walking

Alps Hiking FAQ

The Alps are a mountain range located in Europe. They stretch approximately 750 miles (1,200 kilometers) across eight countries: France, Switzerland, Italy, Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Liechtenstein, and Monaco. The highest peak in the range is Mont Blanc, which is located on the border between France and Italy and stands at 15,781 feet (4,810 meters) tall. […]

Hiking in Provence : three of our favourite destinations

Hiking in Provence: extending from the foothills of the French Alps, to the Mediterranean coast, the ancient kingdom of Provence is one of France’s most beautiful natural areas. A region of lavendar fields, vineyards, olive trees and rural communities, where the way of life still follows the rhythm of the seasons and where there is […]

Our 3 best hiking holidays in the Alps 2023

The French Alps have the well-earned reputation of being one of the best hiking destinations in Europe, with accessible and well marked trails, panoramic views and soaring peaks. Whether it’s walking through high wildflower meadows or alpages in the sun, or climbing a challenging col (mountain pass) the French Alps have something for all levels […]

Walking Holidays Spain : our 3 best destinations for 2023

Best walking holidays Spain 2022

For walking holidays Spain is fast becoming a destination of choice – and with reason! The easygoing way of life, beautiful scenery and protected natural areas make the country a real walking holiday paradise. Spain has several unique mountain areas that are prized by walkers as well as outdoor enthusiasts. The Pyrenees, on the border […]

Last Minute Bookings : Guided Walking the Algarve Coast, 18 Feb

hiking in the algarve

Last Minute Bookings: We have 2 places available on our Walking the Algarve coast guided walking holiday from 18-25 February 2022. Don’t miss out! Click here to book or for more information. At the Western tip of Europe, the Algarve in Portugal is a beautiful region of cliffs, sandy beaches and traditional white stone villages. […]