A little bit of magic.

Isn’t that what we’re all looking for when we travel? 

That moment when you realize you’re out of your element—and it feels great. When you realize you’ve been walking through breathtaking scenery all day long—and you’ve never felt better. When you share a heartfelt laugh with a local—and you don’t even share the same language. Or when you’re watching the sun set over impossibly beautiful countryside—and it feels like the very first sunset you’ve ever seen.

That moment when you think I feel so alive right now.

That’s why we travel, and why we are committed to providing engaging walking tours of Europe that enrich and inspire. Whether we’re dining on flaky Branzino aboard a boat bound for a secluded harbor, or sipping red wine in one of Europe’s oldest cellars, everything we do is threaded together by one simple activity: walking.

Walking slows the pace of travel so that your experience is much more deep and vivid. Walking allows you to explore areas where buses literally can’t go, and even bicycles can’t navigate.

A walking journey is simply the best way to immerse yourself in a culture, bond with your fellow travelers, and experience the sights, sounds and smells of a region—all senses engaged.

Invigorating hikes through alpine meadows teeming with wildflowers…walks through sunny olive groves and gently sloping vineyards…through lush woods with shoulder-high ferns…through dense, shaded groves of hazelnut trees…and don’t forget late-night strolls under the stars, down the ancient streets of fairytale villages…

We believe there is no better, more intimate way to discover Europe than on a perfectly designed walking tour, and that is what we deliver.

If you’re looking for the finest, all-inclusive walking tours available, call or email us today. We promise you’ll experience a little bit of magic when you take the Next Step!


  • You are the best little travel company out there!
    Alice Abrams, MA
  • Thank you for all you both did to show our friends the same warm, wonderful hospitality we've always enjoyed with you. Our memories will cheer us and last a lifetime.
    Edie Lycke, TX
  • Regardless of my modest hiking skills, I had a wonderful time. Thanks for all your help and kindness. We could never have had such a great time without you both.
    Marilyn Langenberg, CA
  • Saying which trip I like best is like picking my favorite child.
    Kacey O’Brien, NJ
  • If I may be so bold as to give you some advice, please don't change a thing about your trips.
    Elise McBryde, CT
  • We felt like not only were they the leaders, but they were a synergistic part of the group.
    Day & Lee Ritt, VA




“There is nothing like walking to get the feel of a country. A fine landscape is like a piece of music; it must be taken at the right tempo. Even a bicycle goes too fast.

~Paul Scott Mowrer





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