Why do some places steal our hearts?
It's not just the sights, the antiquities, or the food and wine, but an elusive combination of it all.
June 5th, 2018
What IS it about The Wayfarers Walking Vacations?
It is more than 30 years since three men all friends who loved hiking laced up their boots and started to offer walking tours in
April 6th, 2017
NEW - Read reviews direct from our Wayfarers!
What is it really like to take a Wayfarers Walking Vacation? Nobody is better placed to explain than our
March 15th, 2017
Holidays are a time for family and friends
With the Wayfarers private group Walks you could spend precious, quality time with your family and friends in an amazing location.
December 18th, 2016
Italy - perfect for a spring hiking vacation
Spring comes early to Italy. Wildflowers and blossom are out and the crowds are still months away. Its already warm enough to have lunch outside.
December 13th, 2016
Celebrate the spring with some slow travel
Spring is a season full of life and nowhere more than in Britain and Europe. There is no better way to make the most of
December 7th, 2016
Make it May! Why is a Spring hike so special?
From the countryside of Britain, to Portugal or Croatia, via France and Italy, we reckon that theres no better time than Spring to get out
November 30th, 2016
Dorset really is far from the madding crowds!
Yes, you can hike 'far from the madding crowd' in Englands gloriously rural county of Dorset, following in the footsteps of writer Thomas Hardy.
November 28th, 2016
North Cornwall - a spring Walk full of surprises
The Atlantic coast of North Cornwall stretches for more than 40 miles along a wildly beautiful landscape where towns and villages huddle into the cliffs.
November 10th, 2016
Iberia - Spain, Portugal and Basque Country
The Iberian peninsula Spain and Portugal is a hikers dream destination. Iberia is charming and intriguing, with its Moorish and Basque influences.
November 2nd, 2016
Where would you take a Wayfarers Spring vacation?
Where would you take a Wayfarers Spring vacation?
October 25th, 2016
France - Walks to put a Spring in your step
France is a land for all seasons but perhaps Spring most of all! So what makes our early season
October 19th, 2016
Sicily - the island that's so good we hike it twice!
Sicily has long been a crossroads of the Mediterranean and a melting pot of the many different cultures and people who landed here across the
October 14th, 2016
Patagonia and New Zealand - our big bucket-listers
Patagonia and New Zealand - they have been described as landscapes of the imagination.
October 5th, 2016
The Wayfarers' Private Walks are tailor-made for you
Ever wished you could share a truly memorable hiking vacation in a special place with a group of family and friends?(-(
September 14th, 2016
Via del Sale - Italy's ancient salt route NEW for 2017
For the merchants of old who ventured along the Via del Sale , their cargo was precious indeed even more precious than gold.
September 7th, 2016
Portugal - The Algarve coast NEW Walk for 2017
Rural charm and a rugged, wild and beautiful coastline thats the Algarve coast of Portugal, a new Walk for 2017.
August 22nd, 2016
Cornwall - a (sub)tropical paradise!
Its true! Cornwall, in Englands southwestern corner is officially subtropical!
August 3rd, 2016
Italy in the Fall - the most beautiful time of year
No matter what you call it fall, autumn, or the Italian autunno its an excellent time to visit Italy.
July 12th, 2016
Portugal and Italy - new Walks for 2017
We have hand-picked two brand-new Walks for next year, in Portugal and Italy.
June 21st, 2016
England - why two Walks are better than one
Once you have experienced England and the soaring views of the Lake District or the ocean-wrapped county of Cornwall, we guarantee you will want to
June 15th, 2016
Italy - a last chance to join our Walks this fall
Hiking Italy in the fall is wonderful. The lingering warmth of the still-long days makes for pleasant walking.
June 14th, 2016
Prague to Dresden – and so much more
Two great and fascinating cities provide the start and end points on our unmissable Prague to Dresden Walk.
May 23rd, 2016
Ireland - gems on the Ring of Kerry
One of Ireland's most popular destinations is the Iveragh Peninsula - known as the Ring of Kerry.
May 23rd, 2016
Back-to-back hiking for double the vacation!
Back-to-back hiking is the perfect way to really immerse yourself in a special place, but have you thought of taking two Walks in two different
May 18th, 2016
England's north country - prepare to be amazed!
England's north Country is famous for the beauty of its scenery. Discover the stunning scenery of the Lake District and the Yorkshire dales and moors.
May 5th, 2016
Norway's fjords - some ice with your cider?
Take a leaf out of the Norwegians
April 19th, 2016
Colorado - for a summer adventure
The National Park Service turns 100 this summer and what better way is there to take part in the celebrations than heading out on the
April 19th, 2016
Puglia - for a culinary romance with Italian food
Italian food seems perfect for romance and the cuisine in Puglia is perfection!
February 9th, 2016
Explore Jane Austen's England
Jane Austen spent most of her life in the historic and beautiful county of Hampshire and was inspired by its houses, countryside and people.
January 19th, 2016
Camino de Santiago - a pilgrimage in the 'real' Spain
The Camino de Santiago, or The Way of St James, is once again Europes most well-trodden pilgrimage route.
January 19th, 2016
The English Lake District - new Walk for 2016
The Wayfarers have for many years offered a walking tour of England's Lake District and this year we get to hike some of the fells
January 11th, 2016
Stride out on a Level 5 hiking challenge!
Hiking along a mountain trail to discover a sapphire-blue lake, or finding a cozy welcoming inn after a day on remote fells it can only
January 7th, 2016