Best Beaches Near Dublin

  Killiney Beach Dublin Killiney beach is a great place for a walk and easy to get to.  To get there by car head south on the N11 until the first roundabout, take the first left and follow the signs.  From the centre of Dublin it takes about 30/40 minutes. There is a free car … Read more

9 Short Walks In Scotland

Loch an Nostarie

Take in some of the most spectacular scenery in the whole of Scotland on a mixture of fabulous hill passes. Come to the ancient glens and hills of the Highlands and enjoy some of the finest walking country in the world. You’ll find it’s a fantastic place for a holiday where the dramatic scenery imbues … Read more

5 Great Walking Holidays In Europe

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There is no better way for visitors to witness Europe’s astonishing natural beauty than to travel by foot. See the golden sun rising behind the glorious sun-coated Alps and the waves of the Spanish sea crashing powerfully against the rocks, on an exciting walking holiday in Europe. Here is a guide to five great walking … Read more

6 Easy Walking Routes in Scotland’s Castle and Whisky Country

River Dee Aberdeen

Enjoy a fabulous combination of coastal, city and inland walks, the latter in Royal territory. Aberdeenshire has a pleasing mix of stunning natural beauty and culturally rich attractions where you can enjoy an invigorating walk as well as visiting a magnificent castle or two and include a visit to one of the many Speyside whisky distilleries. There … Read more

Camping Holidays In West Lothian

River Dee Aberdeen

A charming county overflowing with history, art, and beautiful countryside, West Lothian is the perfect spot for a camping holiday. Situated on the border of Scotland’s capital city, West Lothian is an ideal site for campers, offering a variety of activities. Whether it’s a day in the bustling city, a walk across Scotland’s enchanting highlands, … Read more

The Scottish Highland for Skiing

Skiing is the most popular winter sport and there are plenty of countries in Europe which offer fantastic ski resorts. If it is a good snow year then Scotland is a great place for a ski holiday, so you are not disappointed by turning up and finding out there hasn’t been enough snow to ski, you could … Read more

How was the Isle of Skye Formed?

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A misty, mountainous Scottish isle is famed for its coastal cliffs and its magnificently varied landscape. The Isle of Skye, the largest of the Inner Hebrides off the west coast of Scotland, is a mecca for both mountain climbers and geologists. Climbers are attracted by an array of some of the most spectacular and challenging peaks … Read more

A Walk Up Ben Nevis

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I walked up Ben Nevis on a glorious day in late May.  There was still snow on the top, but the sky was clear and blue.  We were lucky, most who get to the top of Ben Nevis don’t get a chance to see much as most of the year it is mist covered. It … Read more

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Accommodation for the WHW

If you want your Bed & Breakfast, Campsite, or Hostel listed here with photo, phone no, email, and website link please fill the form on the contact page – it is a free listing for all providers of accommodation for walkers. There is a fair choice of places to stay along the West Highland Way. The type … Read more

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West Highland Way Maps

These maps are provided curtsey of Ordnance Survey Maps in the UK. You can visit their site here at Ordnance Survey. These maps are crown copyright and should not be used without reading the terms and condition which are available on their web site. You are, however, free to use them for your own personal … Read more

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