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Footpath Holidays- About Us. Footpath Holidays, a family-run business, has been organising top quality walking breaks for the past 30 years, and has built up an enviable reputation for professionalism, customer care and (above all) enthusiasm, friendliness and approachability. Ian and Suzanne Newman live in and work from the tiny village of Norton Bavant, in the heart of rural Wiltshire, and enjoy nothing better than to share their knowledge of, and life-long enthusiasm for, the British countryside with guests from both home and abroad. Suzanne has walked and mountaineered throughout Britain, as well as the Alps and Pyrenees. Ian gained his mountain leadership certificate in 1987 and has walked and mountaineered extensively in Britain and worldwide.

Footpath Holidays guests seem happy too, with many returning time and time again. Several guests have now exceeded one hundred walking breaks, and some have taken a holiday every year since 1983! More about where we live. Foot Trails | Walking holidays UK, England | Hiking Holidays UK. Walking Tours - Walking Vacations - Walking Adventures. UK Walking Tours | Macs Adventure Walking Holidays. Walking Tours | Martin Randall Travel. A small but growing number of our tours are designated as walking tours and offer countryside hikes as an integral ingredient.

An indication of the walking involved on each of these tours, with details about distances covered and terrain, is included in each tour description, and we ask that you read this carefully before making a booking. On all of these tours, participants need to be well used to country walking and have a good level of fitness and balance. There are ascents and descents, climbs over stiles and terrain which can be uneven, loose, slippery or muddy. Appropriate footwear and clothing are essential. Walking Hadrian’s Wall The archaeology and history of the largest Roman construction in northern Europe. 7–13 Sep 2014 7 days 11–17 May 2015 6–12 Sep 2015 Walking to Santiago The last great pilgrimage route in Christendom which still attracts walkers; scenically wonderful with much fine architecture. 30 Sep–11 Oct 2014 12 days 2–13 Jun 2015 8–19 Sep 2015 Walking in Northern Tuscany. Walks Around Britain - video walks, information, walking routes, accommodation, podcasts and blogs - Walks Around Britain.

Vermont Self Guided Hiking Trip Appalachian Trail Hiking Trips VT. If you like to hike or walk, but don’t want to be confined to a daily group schedule, a self-guided Vermont hiking vacation is ideal. Benefit from our 38 years of experience in searching out rewarding trails and fine Vermont country inns. These vacations represent the ultimate in adaptability to your specific wishes.

The hikes are as many and as varied as you could imagine. Hiking Vermont’s Long Trail, a wilderness trail along the ridge line of the Green Mountains, is a popular feature for serious hikers. Below are a few popular combinations, but remember that all trips are custom-made for you; these are simply some of our guests’ favorite itineraries.

Self Guided Vermont Hiking Itineraries All package prices are “per person double occupancy” (ppdo). The Heart of Vermont One of our most-requested itineraries, this is a wonderful sampler of all things Vermont. 2014 package, 4 nights: $675 ppdo Summer, $775 Foliage. Book This Trip! The Hiking Gourmet The Vermont Fresh Tour Vermont’s Long Trail. Home » AAT Kings. South Downs Way Walking Holidays and Short Breaks organised by Footprints of Sussex. Vermont Guided Hiking Biking Vacation Vermont Self Guided Hiking Biking Vermont Skiing Vacation. HFHolidays - UK's biggest Walking and Leisure Activity Holiday provider. International Walking Tours. GLOBALFITNESSADVENTURE.COM. Walking holidays for women travellers.

Walking Holidays for Women Travellers In the company of women Finding a niche travel experience that worked for her, Biddy Naylor is now having the time of her life and providing fabulous walking holidays for women travellers. By Briar Jensen. “After 25 years of social work I wanted to do something completely different, something more light-hearted and fun,” says Biddy Naylor 57, “and something that would give me the opportunity to travel in the countries I love.” Organising a 50th birthday holiday in Italy for a group of female friends was Biddy’s inspiration. “It was a wonderful way to have a holiday – in the company of other women – and it was very relaxing to have some space from our normal responsibilities. So, in 1998 Biddy resigned from her job and established Valentine Travel, specialising in walking holidays for Australian women in Europe. Walking with women Biddy only markets to Australasian women.

Biddy loves researching new locations for her holidays. France Vacation for Women; Provence Walking Tour; South of France. Traveling to France: Arrival & Departure You should plan to fly into Charles de Gaulle International Airport in Paris on the morning of April 26, 2014. You will then need to transfer to the TGV high speed train, which is located inside the airport, for a direct TGV to Avignon. The TGV that departs from DeGaulle at 9:51 a.m. will get you to the Avignon TGV station, just outside of the town of Avignon, at 1:09 p.m.

Please note: There are two train stations in Avignon: the TGV station, a 10 minute taxi ride from downtown, and the main station in downtown Avignon. Trains from Paris, other than the TGV, arrive at the main train station. Pick up on April 26 will be at 2 p.m. at the TGV station. If you can’t make that pick up time, you should come a day early to Avignon. For those arriving early and already in downtown Avignon, you can get a taxi for the 10 minute ride back to the TGV station for pick up. Departure and drop off will be at 9:30 a.m. on May 3 at the Avignon TGV station. Holiday Calendar - Walking Women | Walking Women. Walking Vacations and Tours around the world - The Wayfarers. A Total Unforgettable Experience. Activate Your Senses Active travel is the difference between looking at life and living it.

Stand spellbound on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon after a spectacular 40-mile bike ride. Breathe in the scent of rosemary as you hike to a hilltop town in Chianti. Listen to the chatter of monkeys overhead as you raft down the Río Savegre in Costa Rica. Rather than experiencing the world as if it were simply a museum with everything cased behind glass, Backroads invites you to experience the world with all of your senses. Get ready for a total unforgettable experience. Thoughtfully Designed With an average tenure of 15 years, our trip designers have the ideal balance of passion, intuition and high-level expertise to create truly remarkable experiences that provide an overall sense of journey while leaving you free to add your own unique imprint. Serious About Quality A travel experience is not like purchasing a new bike—you can't give it a test ride. France Off the Beaten Path | Off the Beaten Path Signature Tour Activities. Award winning France Off the Beaten Path Tours Voted BEST Active, Gourmet Tours in France for Discerning Travelers by Conde Nast, National Geographic, Forbes Traveler, CNN Traveller, USA Today, The New York Times,, Gourmet Get-a-Ways, Travel & Leisure and many more!

Off the Beaten Path, LLC (OTBP) works exclusively with the "Creme de la Creme" of France... Provence, the Loire Valley, Bordeaux, Dordogne and Champagne regions of France. Our active small group tours combine culturally enriching and personalized experiences, excursions and activities that are not available to the public -- including exclusive visits of museums, castles and other historical sites and monuments. Along with our local French friends and partners in each region, we organize every activity and outing exclusively to ensure guests an authentic and personalized French experience that far exceeds guests expectations every time. ...with our friends who are Michelin-Star and celebrated Master Chefs.

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