Hotel Ta’ Cenc & Spa

I won a week’s stay half board with Headwater Travel in the November prize draw. The hotel is on the edge of the village of Sannat overlooking Ta’Cenc peninsula. It is a beautiful location with views across to the small uninhabited island of Comino and the north coast of Malta. The hotel is a long, […]…

Awesome Austria with Headwater

I actually won this holiday on Silver Travel Advisor last year but as I wasn’t too well then, they kindly let us take it this year, they and Headwater were so accommodating I do cycle a bit but had never thought of going on a cycle holiday but this was AMAZING. I did have an […]…

Walking & Cycling in Piedmont with Headwater Holidays

So you are considering an active touring holiday but which is best, two wheels or two feet? It was a close call on my latest filming trip with Headwater Holidays in Piedmont, Italy. Happily I got to try out both….

Hitting the Alpe-Adria trail with Headwater

Most long distance hiking routes require a great deal of walking experience and high levels of stamina. The Alpe-Adria Trail boasts access for everyone, even families, as there are no mountains to climb and the daily stages are easily manageable….

Walking the fjords of Norway with Headwater

Most people visit Norway on cruise ships but I fancy seeing it from the land so I join Headwater’s new Fjords of Norway Guided Walking trip. For eight days I explore the region around Alesund using a mixture of ferries, long road tunnels and of course my own two feet….

Walking in the Venetian Hills with Headwater Holidays

It’s always hard to turn your back on Venice, but when the alternative is a holiday in the tranquil Venetian hills, it’s not such a great sacrifice. Popular with Italian walkers and cyclists, it is also features on the programme of active self-guided holidays from Silver Travel Advisor partner, Headwater….

Walking the coastal trails of Menorca with Headwater Holidays

Coastal Trails of Menorca is a great choice for those who want to have a good but not overly strenuous half-day walk that leaves plenty of time for other visits or just relaxing by the water. Graded One Boot – easiest of Headwater’s graded itineraries – the daily walks average 6.5 miles on level to gently undulating terrain….

Norway with Headwater

Time to try new winter sports experiences for silver travellers. Whether you’re a seasoned downhill skier or a curious novice who likes trying out new winter sports activities, Headwater has the perfect solution….