Contours Blog

August Newsletter

August 22, 2017

Welcome to the August edition of the Contours Walking Holidays newsletter, sharing stories and advice to inspire you to get out on …

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Walking with your Dog

August 21, 2017

By Nicky Jacquiery I have several friends who own a dog, all of whom enjoy walking; I guess you wouldn’t have a …

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Watercolours on the Mortimer Trail

By Wendy Forrest-Charde Here at Contours we love seeing the many ways that our customers capture their experiences on our holidays, whether …

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Book two or more short breaks and get 10% off!

July 26, 2017

We are excited to launch twelve brand new Taster Breaks into our already enviable range of walking holidays; these are our little …

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Reviewed: Hiking shorts

July 24, 2017

By Damian Hall Don’t get caught short when walking this summer! Shorts time can be a nervy time. There’s the embarrassment that …

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What to Eat on your Summer Walks

By Nicky Jacquiery In my last article I wrote about the importance of staying hydrated when out walking and the dangers associated …

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July Newsletter

July 14, 2017

Welcome to the July edition of the Contours Walking Holidays newsletter; bringing you stories, advice and news from the walking world. We …

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Walking the Yorkshire Wolds Way

June 26, 2017

By Christine Saul Yorkshire Wolds Way 27 – 31 March 2017 The Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trail has been on my ‘to …

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Summer Health Advice

By Nicky Jacquiery Walking is one of the best activities there is for our health and wellbeing. Not only does it help …

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5 Quiet Walks in Cumbria

By Beth Pipe When Wordsworth wandered lonely as a cloud, it was clearly not a sunny Bank Holiday. You can’t really blame …

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