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Cotswolds Day Tour operating on Thursdays from the start of June!

We’re delighted to confirm that from the start of June we will be providing our award-winning Cotswolds Day Tour on Thursdays. We currently provide our tour of the Cotswolds on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays throughout the year and from the

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To be or not to be… tourists in our own town!

Our quest to act more like tourists in our hometown* of Stratford-upon-Avon continued last week as Lisa and I went to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre to watch Hamlet after a pre-theatre meal at The Opposition restaurant. We had a great

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Go Cotswolds day tours – winter schedule!

We have had a great year so far taking over 600 visitors out to the Cotswolds since the start of January. We’ve now also received over 90 excellent reviews on TripAdvisor! We’re very humbled by this and are incredibly grateful

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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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Stratford-upon-Avon: a perfect base for visiting The Cotswolds

On Sunday’s tour we took a lovely family from Norway out to the Cotswolds. The 31st different nationality that has visited the Cotswolds with us. You may be able to tell by the frequency with which I mention the nationalities that this

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Future tours now online!

On Monday we wrote a blog post about the fact that it was our 1st anniversary of being on Twitter* (Happy Twitter birthday to us). This was a rather tongue in cheek way of highlighting how different things were 12

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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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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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