Books and nature Holidays are the best times to indulge in books. There are no pressing deadlines, household errands or – depending on where you go – Wi-Fi signal to distract you from the wonders of the printed word. This … Continue reading
The village of Sitena nested in its green plane tree filled valley Our home area is the largest National Park on land in Greece. And because Greece has some of the greatest biodiversity in Europe, we walk here surrounded by … Continue reading
Fulufjellet National Park in Norway: unspoilt natural beauty When most people think of Norway they think of the Fjords. But this beautiful country has far more to offer. One of these places is Trysil.
Menorca will always bring smiles to the walker’s face Menorca is an unspoiled walking paradise. If you enjoy walking through pine and oak forests, leading down to deserted beaches and coves, this holiday is just for you!
Leonidio, the local capital of Kynouria When I first came to Greece I expected a holiday brochure of white washed island houses in the sun above a beach. What I found for the last 30 years has been that and … Continue reading
The beautiful Costa Blanca When people think of the Costa Blanca they generally think of summer holidays on the coast but as many others are discovering the inland valleys are the perfect setting for outdoor pursuits. Walkers, mountaineers and cyclists … Continue reading
Amorgos, Ammoudi beach, photo by Dario Morandotti (CC BY-SA 2.0) Amorgos is the Easternmost island of the Cyclades group, between Naxos and Astypalea. With a good network of paths and some of the most beautiful scenery in the Cyclades… it’s … Continue reading
Dunstanburgh Castle, Northumberland. One of those beautiful English landscapes… England is one of those countries that seems to be made for exploring on foot. Thousands of miles of excellent footpaths, pleasant walking weather year-round (Spring and Autumn tend to be … Continue reading
The entrance to the Padriac cave in the Dordogne is large enough to swallow a house. Imagine yourself in a beautiful and quiet part of rural France. Come along with Richard and Alexandra Johnson as they take you on an … Continue reading