The Walker's Anthology Competition

Win a copy of The Walker's Anthology compiled by Deborah Manley courtesy of Trailblazer publications

Deborah Manley has drawn on writings of more than 50 literary figures from around the world - Bill Bryson, Agatha Christie, Charles Dickens, Daniel Defoe, Peter Fleming, Rudyard Kipling, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Eric Newby, George Orwell, JB Priestley, Bayard Taylor, Robert Louis Stevenson, HD Thoreau, Colin Thubron and Mark Twain among many others.

Walkers Anthology

The book is divided into 10 themed chapters - Setting Out, Through Countryside, Processions and Marches, Pilgrimages and Walking for Work, Walking in Winter, On Hills and Mountains, Walking in Parks and Gardens, Walking by Water, Walking in Towns and Cities and Walking at Night.

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We have 2 copies to give away.

Win yourself a copy and enjoy this walker's companion.

All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is to answer this one question:

The first excerpt in the book is from Robert Louis Stevenson,who is setting out on foot from Monastier sur Gazeille in the Haute Loire with his companion. He wrote an amusing account of his journey and now a well known trail bearing his name goes through Auvergne, Cevennes and Languedoc-Roussillon through Haute Loire, Ardeche, Lozere and Gard departments. The last 2 days of our Tranquil Auvergne Trail follows part of the famous Stevensons Trail.

But what was the name of his companion?

Clue: His companion did the donkey work

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To enter:

Send us an email to contact@highpointholidays.co.uk providing your name, a contact number, address and of course the answer, which you can put in the subject line. If you would like a copy of our 2014 brochure, please state 'Brochure Request' next to the answer.

Winner will be notified by e-mail as soon as possible following the closing date of the competition.

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