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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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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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Tour of Britain 2014

Cycling has become HUGE in Great Britain over the last few years. We have traditionally lagged far behind our bike-loving European neighbours, but this is all changing. Thanks to heavy investment in British sport in the run-up to the London

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Moreton-in-Marsh Show

During the first weekend in September, the Cotswolds hosts the annual Moreton-in-Marsh Agricultural and Horse Show. With his first guest post on our blog, here to tell us all about it is Rob Slatter. As well as being one of

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The Big Feastival 2014

Last week we blogged about The Big Feastival, a food-cum-music festival in Kingham. Today’s blog post is a guest post by Charis Cook, who won tickets to this festival last weekend and has kindly sent us her review! Thanks Charis! On

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Revised tour dates for September 2014 – wedding bells!

Go Cotswolds normally provides a scheduled tour service on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays throughout the year. However, please note that this schedule will change slightly during September 2014… because Tom and Lisa are getting married!! Please see the revised schedule

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Cotswolds all set for the Big Feastival

The normally sleepy Cotswolds village of Kingham will be the centre of attention this weekend as thousands of festival-goers arrive for The Big Feastival. A cross between a music festival and a food fair, the Big Feastival 2014, opening tonight,

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Bourton embraces the wet Bank Holiday Monday

It’s fair to say that us Brits are obsessed with the weather. If we’re not watching the weather report, we’re talking about how warm/cold/wet/windy it is, or complaining that the weatherman got it wrong – again. A flake of snow

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First tour this Wednesday the 9th of July!

As per the previous post our first tour is this coming Wednesday the 9th of July. It’s been a while in the making but we’re nearly there! If you’d like to join us on the tour then please contact me through

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