Blog posts

Ten years with the Travel Bags

Aug 26, 2015 19:10 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays In 2005, Canadian rambler Jocelyn Wattis decided to visit Europe on a walking tour. She invited some friends to join her, and the Travel Bags were born! Since that first visit to Paris, the tradition has continued, with an RWH trip for the Travel Bags every two years. This year, this formidable group is celebrating its 10th anniversary by visiting Ireland and Scotland.

Summer in the Dolomites

Aug 26, 2015 18:30 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays The striking mountain scenery of the Dolomites makes it a hugely popular destination for winter sports enthusiasts – but in the summer months, this UNESCO World Heritage site is a paradise for walkers, as Lynda and Martin Bryan-Brown found when they joined our new tour Colfosco, in the heart of the Dolomites.

These airlines have the highest fees

Aug 17, 2015 16:35 BST Dohop Airline fees have been going up consistently for a while and are now a whopping 15x what they were in 2007. A recent study by IdeaWorks revelead a 21% increase in ancillary revenue in 2014, to a total of $38.1 billion.

To the Maria Alm once more

Aug 14, 2015 17:11 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays

Seeing Mont Blanc from all sides

Aug 12, 2015 17:33 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Gerry Carson recently completed Le Tour de Mont Blanc, often regarded as one of the world’s greatest walks, which allows you to trek around Europe’s highest mountain. If, like Gerry, you also like your creature comforts, our Mont Blanc Hotel Trek is for you.

Sicily Remembered Five Years On...

Aug 05, 2015 17:42 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays

And Yodel Bear came too!

Aug 04, 2015 11:27 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Tour leader Eileen Lyons has a much-travelled right-hand man!

Quintessentially English Countryside

Aug 03, 2015 11:03 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays David Wright, Business Systems Analyst here at Ramblers Worldwide Holidays, recently got out from behind his desk and joined our walking holiday group to explore the idyllic towns, ancient villages and rolling scenery of the North Wiltshire Cotswolds. He found much to enjoy in a perfectly English landscape.

Bohemian Rhapsody

Jul 30, 2015 10:28 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Combining the cultural riches of Prague and Dresden with the dramatic scenery of the Malerweg trail (voted Germany’s most beautiful hiking path), our new Bohemian Rhapsody tour proved inspirational for Jane and Richard Anderson.

​Competa – a great walking destination

Jul 23, 2015 11:07 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Linda Sisson joined our Walking in Competa tour in June – it was her first Ramblers Worldwide holiday, and Competa proved to be the ideal destination for her.