Jumping for joy in the foreground of the Northern Lights

How to Photograph the Northern Lights

Capturing the Northern Lights on camera can be as tricky as getting a glimpse of them in the first place. We consulted our in-house photography expert for technical advice on how to photograph the Northern Lights so you can be the envy of all your friends when you return from your once-in-a-lifetime Northern Lights experience.…

The Italian Dolomites - a walkers paradise

Hiking in the Alps: 10 Walks to add to your Bucket List

Europe offers a plethora of walks, but where to start if you want to go hiking in the Alps? Here are 10 breathtaking alpine walks that have been rated 4.5 stars or higher by UTracks travellers and should be ‘high’ up on every keen hiker’s bucket list.   1. Chamonix to Zermatt ‘Trekkers Haute Route’ The ‘High Route’…

Walking the Offa's Dyke

3 of the UK’s Best Walking Trails Turn 50

If 50 is the new 40, there is certainly plenty of life left in three of the UK’s best walking trails, which celebrate their semi-centennial in 2019. The Dales Way, the Cleveland Way and the Offa’s Dyke Trail are all reaching this major milestone this year. Experience a different side of the UK by walking…

Pub stop in Ireland

Best tours for beer and wine lovers

St Patrick’s Day is one of our favourite festivals in Europe. It’s the biggest party in the country and something that you must experience at least once in your lifetime. As the streets of Ireland begin to turn green, we’ve been thinking about our favourite walking and cycling holidays with an emphasis on fine wine, craft…