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Go Cotswolds win THREE awards!

The winners of the Cotswolds Awards 2016 were announced last night and we’re delighted to announce that Go Cotswolds won THREE! 🙂 The Cotswolds Awards are voted on by the general public and voting, which had been ongoing for a number

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Homecoming for Olympic Champion from Chipping Campden!

A few weeks ago we wrote a post wishing good luck to Cotswolds Olympic rower Matt Gotrel before he and his 7 team mates raced in the final of the Mens Eight rowing event at the Rio Olympics. Well, they only went

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Good luck to our Cotswolds Olympians!

Those of you who have been on one of Tom’s tours will know all about the Cotswolds Olimpicks – an ancient annual sporting event that takes place on Dover’s Hill each May, which includes some rather bizarre competitions including the infamous

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Go Cotswolds – coming to a TV near you (well, in Australia!)

June was a very busy month for us as and not only, as it turns out, with our regular day tours of the Cotswolds from Stratford-upon-Avon! These were busy – as was our Purity Brewery and Cotswolds Pub tour which

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Special Cotswolds AONB 50th anniversary tour!

We’ve teamed up with the  Cotswolds Conservation Board to offer a special Arts and Crafts Guided Tour of the Cotswolds to help the region celebrate its 50th anniversary of becoming a designated Area of Outstanding National Beauty (AONB). The Cotswolds, the largest of

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Happy New Year from Go Cotswolds!

Happy 2016 everybody. It’s not quite spring yet but try telling that to these snowdrops pictured in Chipping Campden this week – the unseasonably mild weather has persuaded them to flower! We’ve already headed out on two tours of the

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Walking too far at lunchtime..

We’ve had an excellent June showing visitors around the Cotswolds – the weather has been beautiful, our guest’s enthusiasm for our part of the world has been great and we’ve received some very generous reviews on TripAdvisor (over 50 excellent reviews

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Happy Twitter birthday to us!

At Go Cotswolds we’re signed up with a website called Sum All. If you’re not familiar with what they do they gather data with regards to your social media streams and e-they mail you a rundown of the stats on

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Go Cotswolds tour this Saturday

There will be a tour of the Cotswolds this coming Saturday the 7th of February departing at around 9.30am from Stratford-upon-Avon (exact pick up time will be given at time of booking). We usually tour on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays

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Are you a tourist or a traveller?

On Twitter this morning under the Travel Talk on Twitter hashtag (#TTOT) there was an interesting debate centred around the “Tourist vs. Traveller” notion. Judging by the dictionary definitions (c/o www.dictionary.reference.com) alone this would appear to be a pretty futile

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