• Top 5 tips for Walking the West Highland Way

    Posted by Robin McKelvie on

    As a travel writer I’ve been to over 100 countries and have been lucky enough to get out on hikes on six continents. I honestly reckon that Scotland’s very own West Highland Way is right up there as one of the finest walks in the world. I’ve done the whole route and also lots of sections at...

  • Eat Sleep Train Repeat

    Posted by SYHA Hostelling Scotland on

    Just as Rome wasn’t built in a day athletes are not made in a week. The more training you do the more resistance you will build up and the easier you will find crossing the finishing line on race day. As a rule of thumb, Sport Ecosse recommend that you give yourself at least 4 months to train for...