• Meet the host for our Cotswolds and Thames walking and cycling holidays

    24th October, 2018

    Hello and welcome to the third installment of our blog series, where we profile the brilliant people who act as 'hosts' on Carter Company cycling and walking holidays across the UK and Europe. It's the host's job to look after you from the very moment you arrive to the moment… 

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  • Amusing (and Strange) UK Place Names

    30th August, 2018

    The UK is a truly unique place, and our ancient heritage often leaves strange reminders of the past. Amusing hang-overs from history often come in the form of names - here are our picks for Britain's funniest place names. Once Brewed/Twice Brewed With a different name depending… 

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  • A Very British Summer Picnic

    28th July, 2018

    Here is our guide to British regional food. Whether you are cycling or walking in Britain this summer, you should definitely give some of these a try. Complete your picnic with a nice flask of tea, or a bottle of English sparkling wine... Savoury Scotch Eggs – A delicious savoury… 

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  • Our Top Five Beaches

    24th June, 2018

    We have picked out some of our favourite beaches from across all of our tours, to help you get more excited for the summer. If this heatwave continues, then the beach will be the place to be! Bude, Cornwall, England Several beaches border the Cornish town of Bude, and all have… 

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  • 10 insider tips on Cornwall

    3rd June, 2018

    Cornwall is the favourite holiday destination of Brits and promises everything you could possibly want from an English beach vacation in addition to its history, stunning scenery and a lot more too, We’ve highlighted some of our favourite spots and lesser known gems from our… 

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