What is the symbolism of the scallop shell on the Camino de Santiago? Read more on our hiking blog about its history, symbolism and links to St. James and the Camino.
Ever wondered how many routes actually lead to Santiago? Pilgrimages start from all over the world, and pilgrims come from every corner too. Have a read of our hiking blog to find out the details!
Of all of the routes leading to Santiago, The French Way or Camino Frances route is by far the most popular. In this guide, we outline some of the most [...]
Hiking is all about rhythm. It's putting one foot in front of the other, and repeating. Again and again and again. Read our hiking blog to find out the best hiking/travel songs from throughout the ages!
10 best reasons to visit Antrim - home of the Giant's Causeway and many scenes from Game of Thrones. See them all in an Antrim Glens and Coastline hike! Read our hiking blog for more info!
Humans aren't the only ones who want to take long-distance hikes. Albeit for different reasons, many animals walk thousands of kilometers as part of their annual migration.
At Hillwalk Tours, we know that hiking in the rain can be challenging. From wet socks to slippy trails, hiking in the rain is certainly not fun if you’re not [...]
Ireland is a country full of history and castles, but which are the best castles in Ireland? Take a look at our list to see our favorites, some of which [...]
When it comes to the Northern Lights, Scotland and Ireland are among some of the best places to witness them outside of Scandinavia. But where are the best places to [...]