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Discover fascinating areas close to home on foot

Situated as a gateway between Europe and America, the British Isles have a unique and fascinating history, and, over the centuries, have developed to be a melting pot of different cultures and gastronomies. Embarking on one of our self-guided walking holidays is an excellent way to discover the treasures of these countries, allowing you to […]

COVID-19 and Travel: Your Questions Answered

Chances are, you’ve read the headlines and seen the news broadcasts, and you might be overwhelmed right now with the amount of information (and misinformation) regarding coronavirus – or COVID-19. If you have travel plans on the horizon, you may well be concerned about what the imminent future will look like. We’ve pulled together some […]

5 Top Places to Eat in France

France is well-known for its gastronomic delights. It’s the home of classical cuisine, paired with a history of fine wine. Headwater aims to give each of its guests a true insight into a country’s local culture and the cuisine forms a large part of that experience, which is why each hotel and restaurant is hand-picked […]

Banish the January Blues with our Top 5 Blue Destinations

When it comes to “Blue Monday”, many see it as a National Awareness Day that surrounds post-Christmas blues, dark nights full of mince pie regret and a general sense of gloominess. However, here at Headwater, we want to turn this concept on its head and look forward to planning unforgettable Walking and Cycling holidays in […]

Best British walks to get fit for your Headwater holiday

Preparing for the adventures in store on your Headwater holiday, whether that’s hiking or cycling, should go beyond making sure you’ve packed enough clothes. To get the most out of what’s to come, achieving a moderate level of fitness is the best way to maximise your time away. To help, we’ve collated a selection of […]

Best British cycle rides to get fit for your Headwater holiday

Getting back on track with your fitness and diet post-Christmas to prepare for a Headwater cycling holiday is the ideal opportunity to take to two wheels and explore the glorious British Isles. We’ve chosen seven routes to help get you ready, each taking less than two hours to complete. The Camel Trail, Cornwall Carving its […]

The best gifts to buy on your Headwater holiday

Returning home from a Headwater holiday with a thoughtful and authentic present or family travel memento is the perfect way to share your travels with family and friends. Here are some of our favourite souvenirs to buy around Europe while you’re on a Headwater Holiday. Delicious kugelhopf from Alsace, France The idyllic fairy-tale region of […]

Five reasons to visit Norway

Voted the happiest country on earth in 2017 by the United Nations, Norway boasts an abundance of reasons to visit besides a cheerful population. From its Formidable fjords and world class cross-country skiing trails to its awe-inspiring wildlife sightings and Northern Light views, Norway should be swiftly making it to the top of your bucket […]