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Reasons To Go Winter Hiking

Winter hiking is probably the last thing on your mind. The weather has turned cold, the festive season is upon us, and all you want to do is sit cosy [...]

December 14, 2018 by

Outlander – Where Is It Filmed?

TV shows set in times gone by have been incredibly popular in recent years. Downtown Abbey, Game of Thrones and Vikings are just some of the names that spring to [...]

December 2, 2018 by

Top 4 Irish Pilgrim Walks

Ireland is a country known for religion. Many town and place names have a connection to the religious, and the island is dotted with historical religious sites. One of the [...]

November 26, 2018 by

Hiking Trips for Singles

Hiking is a wonderful hobby. It’s good for the heart, for the body, and for the soul. In hot weather or cold. Outside or in (yes, people walk for miles [...]

November 11, 2018 by

Pilgrimage or Walking Holiday?

We recently wrote about thru-hiking as a form of long-distance hiking. Pilgrimages and walking holidays are other types of long-distance, multi-day hikes. The question is, what sets a pilgrimage apart [...]

October 21, 2018 by

What Is Thru-Hiking?

The term ‘Thru-hiking’ was made particularly popular in the U.S., most commonly associated with the epic hikes of the Appalachian Trail (AT), the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) and the Continental [...]

October 8, 2018 by

Why Go Hiking In Cornwall

History The South West Coastal Path, the most popular hike in Cornwall and one of the most popular in Britain, is now well way-marked. In times gone by, this wasn’t [...]

October 1, 2018 by

Poldark: A Guide To Cornwall

Poldark took television by storm in 2015, proving an instant hit. It aired for eight initial episodes in the U.K., while also securing a seven-part series in the U.S. Based [...]

August 18, 2018 by