Hiking trails

Empire State Trail

Awesome new Empire State Trail connects New York City to Canada

Ditch the car and walk or cycle directly from New York to Canada. The newly opened Empire State Trail connects the two locations while promoting community health and boosting local tourism.

Fonalpstock, Wanderin

The best hiking trails in Switzerland

Whether you take a two hour walk after a leisurely lunch or tackle a long-distant hike over sunny green meadows and alpine passes, Switzerland has the trail for you.

Laura Waters hiking through New Zealand

Meet Laura Waters, the solo hiker who took on New Zealand’s wilderness

Read about her life-changing journey where she dropped everything for six months to hike New Zealand’s 3,000-kilometre Te Araroa track solo.

Seven stunning Australian hikes

From water-logged coastal trails to our dry, baked, red interior, 1001 Walks author Barry Stone brings us seven of his favourite Aussie hiking trails

Discover the wonders of Nikko, Japan with Tobu Railway

Rich in history, culture and natural beauty, Nikko is a small city that packs a punch with plenty to see and do

10 reasons to visit Yunnan

There is so much to discover and experience in Yunnan – Insider Journeys shares its top 10 reasons to visit this part of old world China, sharing expert picks and tips along the way

Get off the beaten path with Hidden Italy

Australian family owned and operated walking tour specialist Hidden Italy has been specialising in exploring places well off regular tourist trails guided and self-guided walking tours since 1993

Picos de Europa, Cantabria, Spain

The Picos de Europa are one of Western Europe’s most iconic mountain ranges