Blog posts

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.

Steve Newman meets up with our group walking in Northumberland

Jul 21, 2015 11:29 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays

Reflections on the path less taken - Mike Duxbury

Jul 20, 2015 14:05 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Fifty years ago, Mike Duxbury, walker, poet & Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Director, didn’t spend much time thinking about his motivations for walking – the challenge and the company was enough. Now, with age, a more reflective outlook has prompted him to write a poem, itself inspired by Robert Frost’s famous ‘The Road Not Taken’. Hoping to inspire you too, here are Mike’s thoughts and both poems.

Another installment of "Wildlife at Lemsford Mill" - Peter Oakenfull

Jul 18, 2015 14:23 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Peter Oakenfull is part of the team that maintains the Mill grounds and its wildlife. He's kindly agreed to follow up from his last blog '​Wildlife at Ramblers Holidays HQ' with this insight into life at our Lemsford Mill base.

A trailblazer on the Maria Alm

Jul 17, 2015 13:05 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays John McGeough was part of the first groups to go on our new Maria Alm tour in Austria’s Salzburgerland in June and loved the variety of Alpine walking available.

Basking in Sicily’s History and Culture

Jul 14, 2015 12:52 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays RWH tour leader Eileen Lyons gives a vivid impression of the scenic beauty and unique history and culture of the largest island in the Mediterranean as she explores the Treasures of Sicily.

Cinque Terre – Sights, Scents and Sea

Jul 10, 2015 15:46 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays The Cinque Terre is a string of centuries-old seaside villages on the rugged Italian Riviera coastline. Colourful houses and ancient vineyards cling to steep terraces set amid some of the most dramatic coastal scenery in Europe. Al and Jane Sarjeant have just returned from leading a group there, and were once again captivated by its beauty.

The rugged and remote Orkneys

Jul 07, 2015 16:52 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Usually found leading Ramblers tours, participating as a client on one of Ramblers Worldwide Holidays was a real treat for Sue Brown, when she was the one being looked after for a change when she re-visited the Orkney Islands.

Researching our new Naples & Capri tour - John Dixie

Jul 03, 2015 11:53 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Last month we sent John Dixie, one of our many experienced Leaders, to Naples to check over the arrangements for our new tour - departing this November.