Blog posts

Join the Channel Islands Liberation celebrations

Apr 24, 2015 10:45 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays With their sense of being ‘abroad’ but at home, unspoiled landscapes, rural heritage and gentle pace of life, the Channel Islands are almost designed for walkers. Seventy years on, the islanders are celebrating their liberation from German wartime occupation – even more reason to visit and help celebrate a group of small islands with a big history.

Walking in the footsteps of Poldark

Apr 16, 2015 12:52 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Fans of BBC TV’s ‘Poldark’ series will be delighted to know that there are still a couple more episodes to run.

​Exploring Turkey’s Lycian Way

Apr 07, 2015 10:55 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Janet and Terence Debourg were walking in the footsteps of ancients when they tackled the Lycian Way, Turkey’s long-distance footpath. They found it a great way to explore the Mediterranean coast and mountains and historic sites.

​A pension pot holiday?

Apr 02, 2015 16:28 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays April’s pension reforms could free up funds to be spent in any way you choose. Here, Martin Hesp, Editor-at-Large at the Western Morning News, explains why he thinks that a well-chosen walking holiday could be one of the best investments in wellbeing you could make.

​Walking among the ruins of Troy

Apr 02, 2015 15:18 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Agnes Heringer has been a hiker all her life. She now lives in beautiful Canada, with plenty of walking opportunities to keep her happy. Having travelled widely with RWH, Turkey is her choice as her top walking destination.

​Rum, Rastas and rambling – the Caribbean experience

Mar 31, 2015 11:29 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Marval Grabner took on board some important lessons on our new Caribbean Explorer island-hopping trip!

A postcard from Malta & Gozo

Mar 27, 2015 16:55 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays ​Andrew Renshaw tells us he has recently returned from a great Ramblers holiday on Malta & Gozo, where the tour leader, Ian Foster, did a fantastic job of organising the walks and showing the group all interesting sights on the islands. Here’s a ‘postcard’ of his trip highlights.

Lake District Voted Top UK Destination

Mar 27, 2015 12:56 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Readers of the prestigious Wanderlust magazine recently voted the Lake District the UK’s top UK Destination. Others in the ranking were London (second); Cornwall (third) and Scottish Highlands (fourth).

A Walk a Day Keeps Old Age at Bay

Mar 24, 2015 11:10 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Good news for walkers as two major independent research studies claim that a stroll a day can add years to one’s life!

Walking amongst Andalucia’s white villages

Mar 23, 2015 15:31 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays ​Fran Lett has just returned from a week’s walking in the hills of Southern Spain. Walking in Competa was, as she says, a very welcome respite from the British winter.