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Annabel makes 10 year milestone

Submitted by HedonisticHiking on 12 Aug 2021

This August marks ten years since Annabel joined our small team in her role as Hedonistic Hiking's Marketing Manager. Here we've taken a little look back at some of her highs and lows!

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Mick steps up to the plate

Submitted by HedonisticHiking on 7 Apr 2021

One of the unique selling points of our hiking tours is the emphasis we place on local food and wine.  On many of the Australian tours we stay in lodges or private houses where Mick turns from hiking leader by day to head chef by night.  A professionally-trained chef, Mick puts together dinner menus which showcase the best local produce and matches them with fantastic regional wines to complement the flavours.

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Life under Lockdown

Submitted by HedonisticHiking on 12 May 2020

The Hedonistic Hiking staff are scattered between Australia, Italy, England and France and everyone has been adapting to life under lockdown in their own countries. Thankfully the team members are a cheerful and resourceful bunch and everyone has found new ways to keep busy during these strange weeks.

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Barbara Bayliss: Hiking her way to history!

Submitted by HedonisticHiking on 13 Apr 2019

This year Barbara Bayliss will notch up an incredible 19 tours with Hedonistic Hiking.  As our most prolific hiker, she kindly agreed to be interviewed for our newsletter and here's what she had to say:

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Happy 10th Birthday to Us!

Submitted by HedonisticHiking on 7 Nov 2017

2017 marked the tenth anniversary of Hedonistic Hiking. Ten glorious years of hiking in some of the most beautiful parts of Italy, Slovenia, France, Austria and Australia and meeting countless wonderful people along the way. So how did we decide to celebrate?  With food, wine and walking of course!!

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Meet the Team: Tansy Bjorklund

Submitted by admin on 3 Aug 2015

At Hedonistic Hiking we are lucky to have a great team of Tour Managers who support us on the tours in Italy. They are all friends of ours who have worked in the tourism and hospitality industries for many years and we thought it would be interesing for our guests to get to know each of them a little better. After all, these are the people who will make your hiking holiday both enjoyable and memorable.

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Meet the Team: Cinzia Long

Submitted by admin on 9 Jun 2015

At Hedonistic Hiking we are lucky to have a great team of Tour Managers who support us on the tours in Italy. They are all friends of ours who have worked in the tourism and hospitality industries for many years and we thought it would be interesing for our guests to get to know each of them a little better. After all, these are the people who will make your hiking holiday both enjoyable and memorable.

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Meet the Team: Annabel Purling

Submitted by admin on 1 Apr 2015

At Hedonistic Hiking we are lucky to have a great team of Tour Managers who support us on the tours in Italy. They are all friends of ours who have worked in the tourism and hospitality industries for many years and we thought it would be interesing for our guests to get to know each of them a little better. After all, these are the people who will make your hiking holiday both enjoyable and memorable.

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