Oxford

New Newmarket Tours for 2016

2016 looks to be a great year for coach holidays, with coach operator Newmarket Holidays welcoming lots of new tours into their tour programme. We’ve selected some of our favourites to tell you a bit more about – enjoy! Blackpool Illuminations and Tower Ballroom Tea Dance See the greatest light show on earth, the amazing Blackpool Illuminations on a trip to wonderful Blackpool in 2016. The new tour priced from only £179pp includes a visit to the ‘Last of the Summer Wine Country’, a stop at Peak District favourite Buxton and a chance to step inside the wonderful Blackpool Tower […]

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Christmas Gifts for Her

It’s scary how quickly Christmas comes around each year and with only 38 days to go until the big day we thought we’d suggest some ideas for what to get the woman in your life. Forget the old clichés of perfume, jewellery and clothes – how about a trip somewhere far more exciting. London International Horse Show The annual London International Horse Show always proves to be a hit each year with a spectacular display of dressage, carriage riding, show jumping and much more. Not only is there lots to watch, there is also a great selection of market stalls […]

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The Shard

Dizzying Heights in the UK

For those who love heights there are plenty of great spots in the UK, where you can get that great view, without having to leave our shores. The View from Shard The tallest building in the UK and Europe is the Shard in London, at a height of 309m it towers over the rest of the London Skyline and is visible from the majority of the city. With a unique viewing platform at the top open to visitors, those with a head for height can enjoy views stretching for miles on a clear day. With views of the Tower of […]

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Highclere Castle

A few fun facts about Downton Abbey

With the final episode of Downton Abbey airing this weekend *sniff* we thought we’d share some little known facts about the show and its cast. The roles of Lord Crawley, Dowager Countess Violet and John Bates were written with its actresses and actors in mind, the rest of the roles went through the normal audition process. Downton Abbey has become an Emmy record holder with a massive 59 nominations and 12 wins. By the third season Downton Abbey was the most watched drama series, it was being broadcast in over 200 countries and it is believed more than 120 million […]

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F1 packages

Christmas Gifts for Him

With Christmas fast approaching now is the time to start thinking about the perfect Christmas Gift for him. We’ve compiled some of our favourite tours both new and old to hopefully give you a little bit more inspiration… The Sports Fan If sport is an interest then we have plenty of breaks which will be a perfect Xmas present for the man in your life. If Formula 1 is a passion we have a number of f1 packages which are sure to please any fan. Catch all the 2016 action at Silverstone for the British Grand Prix from only £289 […]

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Soaps Showdown: Corrie Vs. Emmerdale

With both offering tours to the public and epic events on screen in recent months (helicopter crashes, murders, residents trapped under clutter), all eyes have been firmly cast on Emmerdale and Coronation Street. With Coronation Street The Tour closing its doors for good in December and Emmerdale The Tour allowing fans rare access onto the live filming location at Harewood Estate, demand for both has reached an unprecedented high. So far bookings for Coronation Street The Tour are at 67% compared to Emmerdale The Tour’s 33%*, but with more Emmerdale dates extending into 2016, there’s a chance for the Dales […]

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Coronation Street

TV Themed Coach Holidays for 2015 – 2016

With the final series of Downton Abbey kicking off this Sunday and Doctor Who starting again on Saturday, we thought we would look at some of the great TV & Film breaks we have available at Door2Tour.com. Downton Abbey We were just as gutted as the rest of the Downton fans when we heard that the sixth series would be the final one to grace our screens. We’ve been on quite a journey with the Grantham’s and seen a lot of historical events from the early 1900’s including Titanic sinking, World War 1, the Suffragette movement and much more. One […]

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