Mini Guide To The Olympics

We’re in the final countdown to the Olympics and with 26 Olympic sports over a 17 day period you might be a little confused as to what’s on and when. So we thought we’d give you a mini-guide to the must see events at the 2012 Olympic Games… Wednesday 25th July From 4pm – Women’s Football starts Thursday 26th July From 12pm – Men’s Football starts Friday 27th July 9pm – Olympic Torch reaches the stadium for the Opening Ceremony Saturday 28th July From 10am – Men’s Cycling Road Race featuring Mark Cavendish Sunday 29th July From 12pm – Women’s […]

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Wimbledon

My Top Tips For Wimbledon

As it’s Wimbledon fortnight and seeing as a few of our colleagues at Door2Tour have been lucky enough to see the tennis at the world famous Championships, we thought it might be helpful if we shared some of our top tips with you. Hopefully, these will help to make your day at SW19 an enjoyable experience and don’t forget, if you’ve been to Wimbledon too this year, share your thoughts and pictures with us as we’d love to hear from you… • If travelling by train to Wimbledon, don’t pay out extra money for a cab to get to the […]

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Wimbledon

My Day At Wimbledon

Must admit I couldn’t believe my eyes when I found out that I had been successful in the Public Ballot for Wimbledon tickets. After all, this was only the second time that I had applied, 2 years ago I managed to get Centre Court tickets and for 2012 I found myself with a pair of tickets for Number One Court for Day 1 of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships – to say I was over the moon was an understatement that’s for sure! Find out how my day went and perhaps take heed of a few tips to make your day […]

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Chelsea Flower Show

Exciting events for 2012

2012 is definitely shaping up to be one of the most exciting years for the UK with a variety of events taking place. With that in mind, it’s never been a better time to consider coach holidays so you can be a part of the celebrations. It’s another important year for the Royal Family, last year we had the Royal Wedding, and in 2012 we will be celebrating the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. There’s also a major sporting event in London and it’s a great year in the literary world when we get to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles […]

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Edinburgh Tattoo

Must Sees and Dos for the Edinburgh Tattoo

This week sees the start of the Edinburgh Military Tattoo (5th Aug 2011) which is definitely one of the major highlights of any coach holidays to Scotland. The Tattoo is an extremely popular event with tickets selling out almost as soon as they go on sale so if you’re one of the lucky ones, you’re in for a military treat this year. With this in mind, we thought we’d take a little look into the Edinburgh Tattoo and provide you with some little known facts about the event as well as some ‘Must-sees’ and ‘Must-dos’ when at the Tattoo – […]

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F1 Grand Prix

What do you get Dad for Fathers Day?

Isn’t it amazing how time flies by? It seems like only yesterday we were considering coach holidays as gift ideas for Mothers Day and now all of a sudden Fathers Day is upon us! If like me you have no idea what to get the man who appears to have everything, we’ve cherry-picked some treats that are perfect to say ‘thank you’ for what Dad has done for you, who knows it may even put a smile on his face (so you can ask him for help again)! London Theatre Breaks Many would believe that theatre breaks are purely for […]

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Wimbledon

Hot events heading your way in 2011

We may only just be half way through the year but 2011 is certainly hotting up in terms of coach holidays to events. With the Chelsea Flower Show, Cheltenham Gold Cup and the Grand National leaving Spring on a simmer – events for the rest of the year will leave you boiling and to help you decide where to go, we’ve cherry-picked the best for you… Koblenz Flower Show – 15th Apr to 16th Oct 2011 For six months of the year, Koblenz comes awash with colour as it stages the BUGA Koblenz Flower Show. You’ll find newly-designed Rhine promenades, […]

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