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Mountain Kingdoms are worldwide walking and trekking holiday experts with 29 years of experience in running trekking holidays as well as select trekking peaks, cultural tours and cycling holidays. Whether you’ve travelled with Mountain Kingdoms before or just love to travel, we’d love to hear your tales. Email us your Travellers’ tales

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An interview with Seraphina: conquering the three peaks of the Balkans

By Mountain Kingdoms - 20th October 2016
in Walking and Trekking, Europe

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An interview with Seraphina: conquering the three peaks of the Balkans

In June this year our Reservations Manager, Seraphina Berry, completed a recce trek of our new Three Peaks of the Balkans trekking holiday. This made her one of a very select band of trekkers who have walked along the Balkans... Read more

An interview with Linda: Walking in Montenegro

By Mountain Kingdoms - 28th June 2016
in Europe

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An interview with Linda: Walking in Montenegro

In May this year our Operations Assistant, Linda Denniff, joined one of groups heading to the Adriatic coast on our Montenegro Lakes & Mountain walking holiday. A seasoned traveller, Linda has taken many a holiday in Europe, but this was her... Read more

An interview with Steve: Trekking the Verdon Gorge

By Ashley Peachey - 26th February 2016
in Walking and Trekking, Europe

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An interview with Steve: Trekking the Verdon Gorge

Last summer our MD, Steve Berry, fulfilled a long-held ambition when he returned to the Verdon Gorge in the Provence region of France to try out a new 8 day hotel-based trekking holiday. We asked Steve about his trip and whether... Read more

A Knife Edged Ridge Hike up Mt Snowdon

By Guest Blogger - 08th August 2014
in Walking and Trekking, Europe

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A Knife Edged Ridge Hike up Mt Snowdon

It’s a weekend escape from London Life. A three hour train journey takes me away from a sea of granite buildings to a rugged expanse of mountains, spring water tarns and charming villages. I am staying at Jesse &... Read more

Tense Experience at the Transnistrian Border

By Guest Blogger - 07th August 2014
in Cultural Experiences, Europe

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Tense Experience at the Transnistrian Border

The atmosphere on the minibus is tense. Quiet and unsmiling the guard slowly moves from person to person, scrutinising with unflinching eye each and every document, peering from passport to face to passport again. First the babushka... Read more

Spend Christmas in Princess Elsa and Anna’s World from the Disney Movie...

Spend Christmas in Princess Elsa and Anna’s World from the Disney Movie Frozen

Experience the wonderful sights that encompassed the heart-warming Disney characters of Princess Anna and Princess Elsa, in the much loved family film Frozen.... Read more

Great British Beach clean up

By Ashley Peachey - 04th July 2014
in Europe

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Great British Beach clean up

So it’s finally summer and Britain has recently been enjoying some rare British sunshine. The glorious weather has brought people in their thousands to Britain’s beaches... Read more