The reasons to visit Ireland are plentiful, and many are listed right here, in the Hillwalk Tours Hiking Blog. So next time someone asks you "Why visit Ireland?", you'll have the answer!
Made famous by countless poets, artists and photographers the world over, the British landscape is one of the most celebrated across the globe. On top of that, the history embedded [...]
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The mystery of the Loch Ness Monster. The arm-flailing annoyance of the midge. The majesty of Highland Cattle. All of these are icons of Scotland, but one stands out above the [...]
Food For Hiking The most important part of hiking is preparation, and the most important part of preparation is food. The food you choose to bring with you on a [...]
Wild Atlantic Way Route The Wild Atlantic Way is a 2,500km (1,550 miles) route which stretches from south to north along the west coast of Ireland. It is typically a [...]
How To Read A Map “How to read a map?…”, my fellow hiker muttered as he twisted and turned the map this way and that. We hadn’t long started our hike [...]
Common Hiking Injuries The first thought when it comes to hiking injuries is: prevention. Injuries are an unfortunate inevitability of hiking. It’s therefore important to know not only how to [...]
Whether you’re an avid trekker or just love exploring the outdoors, there’s nothing better than experiencing the contrast between the captivating countryside and the hive of activity in a bustling metropolis.