Needy Knees – what helps?

April 3, 2024

By our very own Walking Woman Helen … 10 years ago I hobbled down Ben Nevis, my 8 year old son, skipping ahead impatient with my speed and the need to periodically walk backwards to relieve the pain in my knees. It had been a long day and although elated by the fact that I […]

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Neurodiversity week

Neurodiversity Celebration Week 18th-24th March 2024

March 20, 2024

We celebrate and value the diversity of neurological differences always It is important to us at WalkingWomen as we have our own experiences of dyslexia and struggling to be recognised at school. The days when you were called ‘thick’ for failing all your exams rather than being supported to find the cause. Ginny was previously […]

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West of Ireland

Discover the Magic of Ireland with WalkingWomen This St. Patrick’s Day

March 15, 2024

As St. Patrick’s Day approaches, it’s time to immerse ourselves in the emerald heart of Ireland, a land of enchanting landscapes, rich histories, and vibrant cultures. WalkingWomen invites you to celebrate this special day by exploring Ireland through our new walking holiday, designed specifically for women who seek to walk, connect, and revive in the […]

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Why Yoga and Walking?

March 12, 2024

Do your legs ever feel stiff before you start your walk? We love to add activities to our holidays that can enhance the hiking We know that Yoga offers numerous benefits, including improved flexibility, strength, and posture, stress reduction, better focus and concentration, enhanced mental clarity and calmness, increased body awareness, improved respiratory function, and […]

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International Women's Day 2024

Empowering Strides: Celebrating Our Guides this International Women’s Day

March 6, 2024

This International Women’s Day, is proud to celebrate the strength, diversity, and courage of women worldwide who work hard for women’s inclusion. IWD’s 2024 Theme.  Sadly, it is something we still need to advocate for and speak out about! This year, we especially want to celebrate our dedicated guides, who embody the spirit of […]

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Hacienda Living – a relax and slow down holiday

March 1, 2024

How do you choose your holiday? The walks are obviously important but we also know that location,time of year, type of accommodation, food, culture and many other factors are also taken into account. We want to share as much as we can about our holidays to help you choose. So read on for more about […]

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Treks – to carry your back pack or not ?

February 14, 2024

Our heart of Switzerland hike is carrying your stuff on your back – why? So many women say they are put off by carrying their ruck sack and there is no doubt it can be a challenge. I was also hesitant! I asked our Swiss Guide Claudia if we could have luggage transported. Of course […]

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