Canaries: Cruise & Walk Magic
Tue, 16 Jul 2019
This is our third cruise and walk holiday with Ramblers, which provides the best of both worlds, as my husband John and I enjoy cruising but also like rambling. Some people may think that the Canaries cater only for people who want guaranteed sunshine while surveying the hotel pool from their sun...
Walking the Gateway to the Sierra Nevada
Sun, 31 Mar 2019
Ursula is one of our long-established leaders and aficionado of Spain. She is particularly interested in Andalucia and through her blog wants to push open the gate to the Sierra Nevada so that you can step over the threshold into the Moorish past of Spain and share the wonderful Adagio...
A Trek through the Alpujarras
Wed, 06 Feb 2019
I had long heard from other ramblers about the Alpujarras being a wonderfully scenic area that provides good mountain walking, and I am happy to confirm just how true that is.
A Competa Christmas
Fri, 11 Jan 2019
This trip was a welcome escape to enjoy Christmas and New Year in the sun, with walks amongst nice scenery and in pleasant and interesting company. Competa is an attractive Spanish hill town that celebrates Christmas in a traditional and low key way, whilst the New Year celebrations are much more...
Walking from Competa
Tue, 27 Feb 2018
Last year, as a new bod in the office, albeit a well travelled individual, I had, as yet, not experienced a Ramblers Walking Holiday!
Walking Holidays in Spain: Andalucia
Wed, 13 Jul 2016
In the hill country beyond the coastal resorts close to Malaga lies the small town of Competa, some 700 metres above sea level. This was the base for 51 ramblers to explore the valleys, hills and ‘white villages’ of the Sierra Almijara.