Branching Out: 5 Fantastic Forest Walks in the UK

At Absolute Escapes we’re big fans of immersing ourselves in nature with a woodland walk. Here are our five picks for beautiful forest walks in the UK. Read more

Escape to the Highlands on Scotland’s Rob Roy Way

The Rob Roy Way is one of Scotland’s Great Trails, traversing the beautiful Scottish Highlands past shimmering lochs, imposing mountains, and pretty villages. Discover more in our blog. Read more

9 Surprising Benefits of Visiting Scotland in Winter

Embrace winter in Scotland and you'll fall in love with snow-capped mountains, freezing lochs, and warm, Highland hospitality. Read on to discover our tips on experiencing the best of winter in the North. Read more

9 Beautiful Hiking Photos (As Taken By Our Team!)

We asked our adventurous team to share their favourite photos from their walks around the UK & Ireland. If you're looking for inspiration for your next walking holiday or just a little virtual escapism, read on! Read more

Dales & Ales: The 9 Cosiest Pubs in Yorkshire

With a spectacular landscape and famously temperamental weather, Yorkshire's pubs have been providing a welcome shelter from the elements for centuries. We’ve put together a list of the cosiest pubs in the county which will leave you dreaming of curling up in a corner with a refreshing pint. Read more

5 Quieter Alternatives to our Most Popular Walking Trails

The UK & Ireland are home to some of the most breath-taking long-distance walks in the world and it is easy to see why they are so popular! However, we know many people prefer to escape the crowds, so we've put together a list of our top 5 favourite... Read more

8 Experiences You Can Only Have in England

From Lindisfarne to Land’s End, England’s green and pleasant land is home to enough treasures to spend a lifetime exploring. To help you compile your English bucket list, we’re shining the spotlight on some truly unique experiences across the country. Read more

Walk of the Month: The Cateran Trail

Our walk of the month is the Cateran Trail - a delightful, waymarked trail through the picturesque valleys of eastern Perthshire and Angus. This circular route begins and ends in the bustling town of Blairgowrie, 60 miles north of Edinburgh, and runs for 64 miles (103 km). Read more

10 Amazing Places to Stay on the Isle of Skye

While the scenery on the Isle of Skye is legendary, it's less well known that Scotland’s second-largest island is home to an exceptional standard of accommodation - from homely B&Bs to luxury hotels. Discover some of our favourite places to stay on this magical island. Read more

Instant-Book Holidays for May & June 2021

Ready for an escape? We are offering a selection of instant-book holidays in Scotland and England available for travel in May and June 2021. Read more