Yearly Archives: 2014

Go Cotswolds – highly commended in the 2015 Cotswold Tourism Awards!

A few weeks ago we were absolutely delighted to find out that we’d been “highly commended for new business” in the Tourism Experience of the Year category of the Cotswold Tourism Awards 2015. We had to keep it quiet until

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Merry Christmas from Go Cotswolds!

  In the style of Noddy Holder…. It’s CHRISTMAS!! This time last year, when Go Cotswolds was still very much a work in progress, we would never have dreamed that we’d be in the position we are now. Since our

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Alcester Minibus Hire

You may or may not know that when we’re not touring the Cotswolds on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays we moonlight as Alcester Minibus Hire. It’s the same minibus with the same Go Cotswolds livery we just call ourselves a different

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Our customers

We get such a variety of different customers at Go Cotswolds from many different parts of the world. Getting to talk to people who love to travel is one of the reasons we do what we do as it gives

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New marker stone for the Cotswold Way National Trail

The Cotswold Way National Trail was only officially opened in 2007 but in a few short years has become one of the ‘must-do’ walks in the UK. Though I’ve only walk small sections of it, it’s easy to see why.

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Tempo Events Winter Series – Ilmington 10km run

Tom is out on one of our regular scheduled tours today, showing some more Stratford visitors the wonders of the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. I have also been out and about in the Cotswolds today, but while our

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Alcester Food Festival

The pretty market town of Alcester (pronounced by locals as ‘All-ster’) is just a 10-minute drive from Stratford-upon-Avon and well worth a visit if you haven’t already been. Famous for its Roman history, and a fine selection of pubs and

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The Stratford-upon-Avon Mop Fair

With thousands of visitors pounding its cobbled streets every year, Stratford-upon-Avon can’t be described as a ‘quiet’ town at the best of times. But if you’re visiting Stratford this weekend, it might be a little busier and noisier than usual,

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Autumn and Winter tours of the Cotswolds

Yesterday’s tour of the Cotswolds from Stratford-upon-Avon was the first tour on which I’ve had to wear long trousers. Those that know me will realise this is quite a key moment in the year! I don’t take the transition from

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Venturing further afield with Go Cotswolds

Last week we received a special request from a Japanese visitor to Stratford-upon-Avon who was keen to see the North Cotswolds as well as a couple of other places a little further afield on the same day – Bibury and

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