5 Most Challenging Walking Trails in the UK

With a big challenge comes a vast sense of achievement. We have compiled a list of our top 5 most challenging walking trails in the UK to inspire your future adventures. Read more

20 Years of Absolute Escapes: Q&A with Andy & Sheila

We put some questions to our intrepid directors, asking them about the highs and lows of running the business, and where's still on their bucket list. Read on for a behind-the-scenes insight into their journey. Read more

20 Inspiring Holiday Ideas for 2024

To celebrate our 20th anniversary, we’ve put together our most popular holidays with the latest travel trends to bring you an amazing list of 20 different holiday ideas for your 2024 adventures and beyond! Read more

20 Unforgettable Walks in the British Isles – Our Team’s Picks

To celebrate our 20th birthday year, we asked our adventurous team to reveal their all-time favourite hikes in the British Isles. Dive in and start compiling your walking bucket list. Read more

Britain’s 6 Best Island Walking Trails

What better way to explore dramatic cliffs, remote beaches, and idyllic villages than an unforgettable island walking holiday? Read on to discover our favourite island escapes. Read more

Walking the Ridgeway: A Journey on Britain’s Oldest Road

From its start in the World Heritage Site of Avebury, The Ridgeway travels through ancient landscapes which have been used by travellers, herdsmen and soldiers since prehistoric times. Discover more about this historic walking route along 'Britain's oldest road' ... Read more

Uncovering the UK’s Best UNESCO World Heritage Sites

From ancient landmarks steeped in history to breathtaking natural wonders, the UK boasts a treasure trove of remarkable UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Read on to discover our favourites - and our top tips for exploring them. Read more

Amazing Accommodation in Britain’s National Parks

For those seeking an extraordinary experience, here’s a list of exceptional hotels, bed and breakfasts, and guest houses that will whisk you away to a realm of indulgence amidst the beauty of Britain's most captivating landscapes. Read more

Our Guide to the Best English Countryside

Despite being a relatively small country, England’s countryside is very varied and diverse. From steep grassy hills and rugged moors to tranquil lakes and gently flowing rivers, the English countryside has so much to offer. Read more

Need a Break? Our Top 10 Rest Days on Britain’s Long-Distance Trails

Whether you're on a challenging adventure or a peaceful ramble through beautiful countryside, incorporating days off from the trail can make all the difference to your walking holiday. We have complied a list of some of our favourite rest days that will allow you to relax, refresh, and recharge... Read more

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