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FAQs: Where will you pick me up in Moreton-in-Marsh?

As one of the few Cotswolds towns with a train station, Moreton-in-Marsh makes an ideal base for a short break or even a day trip in the Cotswolds! In this post, Lisa explains that you can join one of our

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Go Cotswolds’ off-peak tour schedule

I can’t believe it’s October already! Summer 2019 has absolutely flown by, and what a fabulous one it has been for Go Cotswolds! As well as touring in our lovely new minibus, and taking the one and only Rick Steves

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FAQs: Is a Go Cotswolds tour suitable for children?

Here’s another of our “FAQs” series of blog posts, in which Lisa explains an important recent update to the Go Cotswolds Terms & Conditions regarding children on our tours.  After much consideration, we at Go Cotswolds have decided to update

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A day in the Cotswolds with Rick Steves

Rick who?  Anyone reading this post who is from outside of North America can be forgiven for not having a clue who the chap mentioned in our title is…. but we’re pretty sure that if you’re from the USA, or

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Disruption to GWR rail services on Sunday 23rd June and Sunday 30th June

It has come to our attention that Great Western Railway (GWR) has scheduled rail maintenance works on Sunday 23rd June and Sunday 30th June 2019. This will affect passengers joining our tours by train from London or Oxford, and will

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FAQs: Can we bring our luggage on a Go Cotswolds tour?

Charles Wiriawan via Flckr

In this next post in our “FAQs” series, Lisa explains some important recent updates to the Go Cotswolds terms and conditions.  As you may have seen, Go Cotswolds recently purchased a new minibus. While this is very exciting news in

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FAQs: Do you cancel your tours if there is bad weather?

In this, the first of a new series of blog posts that expand upon some of our Frequently Asked Questions, and with it being English Tourism Week, Lisa tackles a very British subject: the weather! A national obsession “Ooh, what

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Yes you CAN still join a Go Cotswolds tour after Brexit!

The March 29th deadline for the UK and European parliaments to reach an agreement on Britain’s “deal or no deal” to leave the European Union is getting ever closer. There are many implications of Brexit, whether our politicians manage to

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Cheltenham Festival 2019

…and they’re off! We’re in the middle of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival of horse racing, which means it’s a busy, busy time in the Cotswolds right now! The Cotswolds capital of Cheltenham Spa (or “Cheltnm” to its friends) plays host

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Go Cotswolds – as recommended by Rick Steves!

On one of our Cotswolds Day Tours recently, we happened to ask a passenger how she had found out about us. We were thrilled to see the answer!  Unfurling the well-thumbed book in her hand and turning to page 356,

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