Sunrise in Tuscany, Italy. Mist hangs over the grey valley as the sky turns pink

These Boots Were Made for Walkin’ – how to choose the right hiking footwear??

The first thing to get straight is that there is no such thing as the perfect footwear!

Choosing hiking/walking footwear is so individual that you really need to ignore 50% of what people tell you and choose the footwear that suits you best.

Now we have that out of the road, here are my tips and tricks, and you can ignore me too!

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Walking Poles. Love ‘em or Hate ‘em?

The use of walking poles is a popular topic of discussion for walkers of all persuasions.

If you find that your eyes are starting to glaze over already, then this post is not for you!

Hit the DELETE key now!

For the novice walkers or those considering including this piece of equipment in your hiking kit, then read on…

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