Hiking Kit List: 12 Items You Shouldn’t Leave Home Without

From our own experience, we know that the right kit can really enhance your walking holiday. We asked our team to each pick one item that they wouldn’t leave home without. Read more

13 Best Small Towns to Visit in the UK

From the bustling and characterful to the quaint and peaceful, there's a wonderful range of delightful small towns in the UK waiting to be explored. Read on to discover our team's favourite hidden gems. Read more

10 of the Most Spectacular Views in the UK

The UK's woven network of walking trails will lead you to some simply breathtaking scenery, and with such a diverse range of landscapes, it truly is a photographer's paradise. From man-made marvels to natural wonders, read on for our round-up of stunning viewpoints on some of our best-loved walking... Read more

9 Jaw-Dropping Scenic Drives in the UK

To celebrate the launch of our brand new multi-country road trips in the UK, we're shining the spotlight on the most spectacular driving routes in Scotland, England & Wales. Take the scenic route and make the journey, as well as the destination, part of your adventure ... Read more

5 Best Walking Adventures for 2022

Nothing beats a walking holiday in the spectacular landscapes of the UK. Read on for our top five recommendations for unmissable adventures in 2022 ... 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

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

The 10 Most Beautiful Castles in Wales

Despite its size, Wales has more castles per square mile than any other country in Europe! These castles span the history and length of the country keeping in common their fantastic locations, with views that will absolutely take your breath away. Check out favourites here... Read more

Eight Counties, Unlimited Scenery: Roaming the Ancient Offa’s Dyke Path

The Offa’s Dyke Path is a stunning National Trail which stretches 177 miles from the Severn Estuary near Chepstow to the coast of North Wales at Prestatyn. Passing through countless medieval castles, Iron Age hillforts and abbey ruins is an unmissable experience for history-lovers! Discover more highlights in our... Read more

Is This Britain’s Most Beautiful Coastal Walk?

The wild Welsh coast of Pembrokeshire is a true walker’s paradise, with incredible cliff-tops, expansive beaches, and quaint villages packed full of history. In our latest blog, Katia from the AE team sets out to discover whether the Pembrokeshire Coast Path is Britain's most beautiful coastal walk... Read more