A blog about the fabulous world of the walking festival
Some benefits of wearing Base Layers Have you ever wondered why you may have stiff or sore legs after a long walk outdoors? Or, do you perhaps feel cold after hiking or maybe too hot and need to peel off layers? Well, if you can answer yes to these questions, then you may need to invest in a good quality base layer - or at least perhaps consider changing your current base layer for one made with alternative and better material.A base layer is designed to be worn underneath your normal outdoor gear and its key purpose is to ‘trap’ a...
If you enjoy walking, hiking, trekking or like to find out about a new village or town, or a new national park, walking festivals are excellent ways to see the different parts of the country with local guides. These events and festivals are often organised by local people who know the walks and the areas very well and more often than not are non-profit events, meaning the walks are either free or only a small amount of money.Read more »
Off to the west coast of Ireland for the Burren Peaks Walking Festival. Based in Ballyvaughan just south of Galway.Read more »