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The Top Ten Islands in Europe

News · 22 Apr 2016

The Top Ten Islands in Europe

The Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice Award winners for 2016 have been announced - here are the top ten islands in Europe according to their voters. There's more to these islands than drinking and beaches and, as it happens, we can recommend many them...

The Apennines gain UNESCO recognition

News · 15 Jan 2016

The Apennines gain UNESCO recognition

A huge chunk of the Italian Apennines has recently been added to the UNESCO World Network of Biospheres Reserves list. And five stages of the guide Trekking in the Apennines by Gillian Price explore that entire ridge area.

 Italy's Stelvio National Park Cicerone Guide

News · 16 Nov 2015

Giant glacier breaks apart

Gillian Price has sent us this information regarding the giant Forni glacier, visited in her guide to Italy's Stelvio National Park.

GR20 Minor Route Change

News · 15 Oct 2015

A minor route change on the GR20

Many thanks to Cicerone reader David Anderson who pointed out that the GR20 had been diverted slightly at Lac du Ninu. I went to have a look in September.

Gr20 Route

News · 14 Oct 2015

GR20 - The High Level Route Just Got Higher

The new rough tough high level variant route on the GR20. Paddy Dillon's guidebook will include the new route by the time the 2016 season begins in June.

Results

News · 27 Aug 2015

Another Cicerone Ultra trail success

Another Ultra Trail success story for Cicerone. Joe Williams completes the TDS Courmayeur to Chamonix Ultra Trail. Placed 158 out of 1600 runners. Here's how it unfolded.

GR20 Route Update

News · 22 Jun 2015

GR20 - new variant route on the GR20

Paddy Dillon has informed us that a variant route has now been put in place at the Cirque De La Solitude on the GR20.

GR20 Route Update

News · 16 Jun 2015

GR20 Closed at the Cirque de la Solitude

GR20 CLOSED AT THE CIRQUE DE LA SOLITUDE - an update from Paddy Dillon

Cicerone Book on Islands of Croatia wins award

News · 4 Nov 2014

Cicerone Book on Islands of Croatia Wins Award

Cicerone are delighted that Rudolf Abraham, author of Islands of Croatia, has been awarded the coveted Best Book Award by the British Guild of Travel Writers. This award was...

Roy Ready To Roll 150X150

News · 11 Sep 2012

Roy cycles from London to Slovenia for charity

Cicerone author Roy Clark sets out on a 1250-mile cycle ride from London to Slovenia in aid of the Alzheimers Society and Macmillan Cancer Support on Saturday 14 September.

Cicerone author wins British Guild of Travel Writers award

News · 8 Nov 2011

Cicerone author wins British Guild of Travel Writers award

Congratulations to Cicerone author Rudolf Abraham, whose article The Magic of Montenegro has won a major award.

Trekking in the Alps - Guidebook for Excellence

News · 31 Oct 2011

Cicerone picks up two awards at the recent OWPG awards ceremony

We are delighted to announce the Cicerone guidebook Trekking in the Alps has won the Outdoor Writers and Photographers Guild 2011 ‘Guidebook Award for Excellence’.

Italian Dolomites now a UNESCO World Heritage Site

News · 8 Jul 2009

Italian Dolomites now a UNESCO World Heritage Site

The Italian Dolomites make a first-rate trekking destination with an excellent network of paths, welcoming 'rifugi' (mountain huts) in stunning locations, and efficient public...