Travel insurance is absolutely essential for any holiday taken abroad. But the unprecedented C-19 pandemic has thrown the insurance sector into disarray which has seriously impacted overseas travel. If you’re based in the UK, your travel plans this summer will have been at the mercy of the UK government’s erratic and unpredictable travel advice. Travel

Over recent years there has been a huge surge in awareness of climate change and the impact of our actions on the environment. Ski resorts have come under fire for their often energy guzzling lift network and impact of the resorts on the precious mountain landscapes. So maybe it’s time to consider ideas for a

We know how much you enjoy hearing about all things bear-related, so today we’re introducing you to Adrien, our local expert brown bear guide who will accompany you on some fascinating bear-related experiences in the Pyrenees mountains and foothills. Adrien is a nature guide and works for Pays de l’Ours ADET. They’re a non-profit association

European countries have now reopened their internal borders to leisure travellers. In addition, at the end of June, the UK government is expected to shelve the current quarantine restrictions in favour of air corridors to ‘safe’ destinations. This means the barriers to your much anticipated adventure holiday in the Pyrenees are gradually being lifted –

** UPDATED 15th JUNE 2020 ** The holiday season is rapidly approaching and you’ll no doubt be wondering whether the current pandemic will thwart your plans for your much needed summer adventure holiday in the Pyrenees. Covid-19 and travel plans Obviously none of us have a crystal ball and we’re in an ever-changing situation, especially

The modern world is a stressful place and the average person’s lifestyle does nothing for their mental health. It’s all about instant gratification and transient pleasures these days as we scroll left and right on our mobiles and tablets, waiting for something to catch our eye before we pause, just for a moment, and then

In France we’re edging steadily closer to that elusive end of a strict confinement which, at the time of writing, we have endured for over 7 weeks. The French government has announced that on the 11th May we can expect an easing of restrictions in areas where it’s safe to do so. We’re in the

We’re continuing our mini series in which we introduce you to some of the key activity partners, guides and instructors that you may meet on your Pyrenees holidays. Today, we’re delighted to introduce you to hiking guide Marc. Marc is a qualified international mountain leader and our hiking guide of choice for some unforgettable off

“I could not have arranged these activities with this calibre of service providers myself.” We’re incredibly proud of all of the instructors, guides and activity providers with whom we partner in the French and Spanish Pyrenees. We’ve invested a great deal of time and effort into finding the very best in the business, those who

Yes, I know, such a lighthearted title in view of the seriousness of the current situation, but read on. Our world, your world, has been turned upside down over the past few weeks. We’re all having to adjust to a new normal which is a world away from the life we have known. Although the