Rieker Blog

15/05/2019

Foodie Days Out: UK Food & Drinks Festivals

Nothing beats a summers day spent in a local park at a festival. And, if busy music festivals aren’t quite your thing, food festivals offer a fantastic alternative. Food and drink festivals and food markets are a great, laid back way to spend a summers day with friends or family. You can explore, sample new delicacies and enjoy the sunshine in beautiful surroundings. Plus, there are a whole host of food events around the UK, so there’s sure to be one nearby! If you’re looking for a food day out... Read More

28/03/2019

SS19 Footwear Trends at Rieker

As of last week, it is officially spring! So, what better time to take a look over the top SS19 footwear trends? Here at Rieker, we’re always on the lookout for the next big thing in footwear. However (and this is where we differ from many other brands), we are firm believers that fashionable footwear should never mean a sacrifice in comfort. All too often, people find themselves buying new shoes that end up hurting after a couple of hours wear – and, we think you’ll agree, limping and sore... Read More

25/02/2019

Winter Gardens: 3 Family Days Out to Enjoy Before Spring

There’s nothing quite like the sight of twinkling frost on a winter garden walk. With a crisp, blue winter sky above you and an exciting garden adventure laid out before you, the winter gardens of the UK make some of the best family days out you could wish for. Winter transforms the wilderness into an entirely different world, a world decorated with glittering frost, bright red berries and winter flowers. All of this is crying out to be explored, so we’ve picked the top three of the UK’s best winter... Read More

25/02/2019

3 UK Hidden Gem Attractions You Never Knew Existed

Love nothing more than a good day out but feel like you’ve seen it all? Not quite yet, you haven’t. The UK is a treasure trove of quirky places to visit, many of which you probably won’t have even heard about. Luckily we’re here to draw your attention to three unusual and well off-the-beaten-track places to visit in the UK, perfect to help you kickstart your year of exciting walks and days out. Try these three National Trust hidden gems on for size: 1. A La Ronde – Exmouth, Devon... Read More

21/01/2019
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Top Places in The UK For A Romantic Retreat

There really is no need to travel abroad for a weekend away; not when there are so many stunning options right here on our doorstep! A staycation is an ideal way to spend quality time together as a couple. Whether you’re looking to get out and explore the country’s idyllic countryside, wine and dine to your heart’s content in a bustling metropolis or relax and unwind on a spa city break, you really will be spoilt for choice right here in Britain. If you’re looking to treat your other half... Read More

18/01/2019

Foot Rehab: After Walk Foot Pain Recovery Tips

There’s nothing quite like a long hike to re-invigorate the senses and refresh the mind. However, the foot pain that can follow a long walk is less than ideal. Your feet spend all day working for you, helping you explore the beauty of the world: so, how can you repay them in the best possible way? While the right pair of walking shoes or boots can see you comfortably through your walk, recovery afterwards is just as vital for keeping your feet healthy and free from pain. If you’re looking... Read More

10/12/2018

Top 5 New Year’s Day Walks

When the festivities calm down after Christmas and the celebration of the New Year has been done, it’s a good time to take a breather. Many families enjoy the first day of the brand new year with a refreshing walk that will blow away the cobwebs and allow you to hit the reset button before heading back to work or school. So, what are the best places for days out with the kids on New Year’s day? Read on to get the favourite fitness walks in the UK from Rieker,... Read More

06/12/2018
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AW18 Footwear Trends at Rieker

Here at Rieker we are passionate about providing our customers with comfortable footwear to suit their personal style. This season has certainly been no different and we’ve created some fantastic shoe styles that will appeal to an array of tastes. No matter the predicted shoe trends of 2018, it is always a safe bet that boots are a footwear staple for autumn and winter. Effortless and practical, our range of women’s boots include casual and smart styles that work wonderfully in all wardrobes. Heeled leather ankle boots provide a sophisticated... Read More

berlin 27/11/2018

5 Best Destinations To Visit In The New Year

With another year drawing to a close, its a good time to consider a January getaway to help you and your family relax after the hectic festive season. Whether you’re hoping to take the kids on an adventure-filled UK staycation, or if you’re looking for the perfect romantic holiday destination, the Rieker guide to the 5 best destinations to visit in the new year will provide some welcome travel inspiration. New Year Travel Inspiration It may involve lower temperatures for your January getaway, but that doesn’t mean a compromise on... Read More

christmas markets 25/11/2018

Christmas Markets Around The UK

The Christmas holidays are a great time for festive family days out and cosy couple dates, but what are the best UK Christmas markets to go to? At Rieker we’ve put together a guide on popular Christmas fairs that will no doubt entice you with fun activities and copious amounts of delicious food and drink. If you haven’t already got into the spirit then planning a trip to a Christmas market can really help you embrace the yuletide season! London November – January There are a couple of brilliant Christmas... Read More