The Carnival King and the Battle of Flowers are a few reasons why this extravagant festival now attracts millions of people, as well as a host of filmmakers, journalists, and probably some bees too. Carnival King The most eye-grabbing part of the festival, especially towards to the end, is the Carnival King. After being dragged […]
We all know of Cannes’ undercurrent of thievery, but did you expect that more than mere Diamonds have been pilfered. Look to the festival itself, although we’re glad it happened. With registrations open for the 2014 Festival de Cannes on November 25th, we thought you’d all benefit from us kicking up some cinematographic dust about […]
This 8 night walking adventure in Slovenia is a hidden gem in the Headwater product portfolio. Whilst many people think of the Swiss or French Alps as the ‘go to’ walking destination for those cravings snow capped Alpine vistas, the eastern European walking mecca of Slovenia, in particular the area surrounding the Triglav National Park, […]
Jutting out of the warm waters of the Atlantic, Madeira is a flora and fauna heaven for lovers of the natural world. If the images of levadas and lush tropical walkways leave you wanting more, please click this link for more information…
Criss-crossed with olive groves and whitewashed tiny Andalucian hamlets this is a fabulous walking holiday, based at our cosy hotel in Zuheros. All walks lead from here each day through stunning hillside scenery with views across to the Sierra Nevada. For more information on this holiday and to read the day by day itinerary in […]
Glitz, Glamour ….. and Gaiters! Think of the French Riviera, and what first springs to mind? Expensive super-yachts? Millionaire’s mansions? Palm-fringed promenades and glittering turquoise seas? Of course, the Riviera is all these things – and much more besides – but, venture just a couple of miles into its hinterland, and you’ll find tiny mountain […]
Your base for the week is the gorgeous 4-acorn Morvedra Nou Hotel near Ciutadella in the south west of Menorca. A beautifully converted finca, it is run by Victoria Bendito, whose grandparents owned the original farm. Rustic rooms – all with garden terraces – are in the converted stables, and the pool terrace has views […]
Walking the Camino de Santiago in Galicia, Spain. Experience the camararderie of the world famous pilgrimage following the ancient route of St James.