• Winter Warmers

    30th November, 2017

    Our little island tends to get progressively colder from October, with the days growing shorter and the constant threat of snow. However, winter does bring forth some bonuses - the Christmas spirit begins to blossom just after Halloween, and throughout the country people come… 

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  • Unordinary Trip of the Month

    14th November, 2017

    A warm hello to all, We have just been notified by InfoHub.com that one of our tours – the 8-Day Highlands Coast to Coast Tour – has been chosen as their Unordinary Trip of the Month! InfoHub.com is the number one travel portal on the Internet specialising in the out-of-ordinary,… 

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  • The Spookiest Spots in the UK

    22nd October, 2017

    With Halloween just around the corner, we thought we'd share what we believe are the UK's spookiest spots - haunted castles, witch trails and stories of Vampires are just a part of Britain's violent and intriguing past... Pendle Hill, Lancashire Pendle Hill, which rises out of… 

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  • Notes from Madeira

    14th October, 2017

    The Carter Company is always looking for new places to explore by bike and on foot, and our latest expedition has been to the beautiful (and warm!) island of Madeira. Founder and chief route creator Wendy Carter scoped out the archipelago, finding the best spots for food, drink… 

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  • Our Favourite Cotswolds Spots

    22nd September, 2017

    The Cotswolds typifies charming English villages – the golden stone of the chocolate box cottages mean that towns such as Chipping Campden and Cirencester are some of the most photographed in the UK. It isn’t just the towns that make it, of course, but the rolling wolds and trickling… 

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