Exploring Transylvania…

When you think of Transylvania the first thoughts you might conjure up may be of howling wolves, bats, creepy castles and bloodthirsty vampires, yet the largest region of Romania is a far cry from the world created by Bram Stoker. This is a stunning location filled with ancient forests, valleys, secret shepherd paths and beautiful…

5 Reasons to… Trek!

Nothing beats the feeling of going on your first trek, it sounds like a cliche but you really will never be the same after you experience your first incredible trekking challenge! Once you’ve taken on one adventure, there is no way you’ll be able to stop there – speaking from experience, you definitely get an…

Icelandic Lava Trek… Captured!

With its striking mix of wild volcanic landscape dotted with steaming lava fields, icecaps, glaciers, waterfalls and geysers, the stunning Icelandic landscape is one you will never forget. “Iceland is one of the most unique and enchanting places I have ever visited and this trek gives you the chance to explore some spectacular wilderness and…

Icelandic Lava Adventure…

The incredible Iceland Trek has been a staple in our events calendar over the past few years, and with good reason! Iceland has certainly become a must-visit destination and while tourism is booming, this wonderful country still feels untouched and has managed to avoid turning into a place filled with tacky tourist traps. A visit…

Trek across a Wonder of the World…

In 2007, with thanks to over 100 million people voting, The Great Wall of China became one of the New Seven Wonders of the World – but what makes this structure so awe-inspiring and iconic? Built between the 5th Century B.C and the 16th Century, the Great Wall is approximately 4,000 miles long and is…

Hike to Machu Picchu – Captured!

We welcome you to take a peek at the enchanting Hike to Machu Picchu as captured by a Peru trekker on their adventure! This incredible challenge takes you through the untouched Lares region of Peru, over high mountain passes with views of the snow-capped Andes, green valleys and tranquil mountain lakes. For those with a…

Why Trek Iceland?

Iceland is one of the most unique and enchanting places I have ever visited and this trek gives you the chance to explore some spectacular wilderness and lesser-trekked paths filled with lava fields, hot springs, streams and waterfalls! The interchangeable weather will certainly keep you on your toes – you experience all four seasons in…

An Icelandic Adventure

The Iceland Trek is one of our most popular challenges, and it’s easy to see why! With beautiful, striking landscapes, walking behind waterfalls, trekking through lava fields, past bubbling hot springs and geysers – a visit to Iceland is one you will never forget. Skyline’s Helena has just returned from this incredible challenge and she shared…

The Climb To The Top

Taking on Mount Kilimanjaro Sally Wilkinson has been lucky (and brave!) enough to take on some incredible challenges over the years, from the Great Wall of China Trek to Peru, Vietnam and Nepal, but one of her biggest challenges to date is the iconic Mount Kilimanjaro Trek! We spoke to her about her incredible journey…

Getting Trek-Ready – Training Guide

It’s important to remember that there is no such thing as a training plan to suit everybody but we are going to start with some basic training concepts which you can integrate into your current routine and modify to your preferences. Everyone has different walking and fitness abilities. Walking may be something most people do…

Great Wall of China Trek 2015

There were lots of nervous and excited faces waiting for us when we went to Heathrow to meet our China trekkers and start our adventure and after a 12 hour flight; everyone had well and truly bonded and we were all eager to start the challenge and pull on our walking boots! We chatted about…