May 2015 Issue


Music above salzburg

Climb Every Mountain: A musical history tour above Salzburg

The Sound of Music and Hitler's Eagles Nest are secondary to the stunning walking and trekking in the hills of Berchtesgaden, close to Salzburg. Andy Hodges describes some walking and scrambling in this easily accessible Alpine area.

Walking Isle of Man

A wealth of walking on the Isle of Man

Varied walking ideas on the Isle of Man.

Romantic Road

Cycling the Romantic Road

The art, architecture and larger-than-life characters of one of the oldest tourist routes in the world, the Romantic Road through Bavaria in southern Germany, from the River Main to the Alps.

Moroccan Anti-Atlas

Jebel el Kest: A stunning day in the Moroccan Anti-Atlas

Jebel el Kest: A stunning mountain walking and easy scrambling day in the Moroccan Anti-Atlas.

Walking With Dog

How to go long-distance walking with a dog

How to go long-distance walking with a dog. some hard-won tips and advice, together with a suggested kit list.

Nepal Dispatches

Despatches from Nepal

Two Himalayan trekking guidebook authors report on devastation, desperation and delays in the wake of the Gorkha earthquake in Nepal