The Ultimate Harry Potter Bus Tour of the UK

The Ultimate Harry Potter Bus Tour of the UKAlthough the actual book series is finished, the Harry Potter fever has not subsided. With ever new franchises, spin-offs and attractions, the wizarding world created by Joanne K. Rowling is as present as ever and still fascinates millions of fans worldwide. If you happen to be a Potterhead from the UK, then Continue reading

Europe’s most beautiful city squares and how to get there

Europe’s most beautiful city squares and how to reach themSpring is finally here, which means that it’s about time to spend a bit more time outdoors. While Europe features a vast array of breath-taking landscapes which are perfect for long walks and hiking tours, its cities can boast itself of some of the most beautiful squares in the world. Here are a few examples Continue reading

National Express survey unveils the UK’s best-loved free attractions

National Express survey unveils the UK’s best-loved free attractionsTo provide customers with a wide range of affordable Easter break options, the coach company National Express conducted a survey of thousand people to unveil the UK’s best-loved free attractions. The list is supposed to inspire travellers and to make people aware of the UK’s abundance of free sights Continue reading

The world of buses is full of curiosities: rooftop gardens, dog tours and unconventional fuels

The world of buses is full of curiositiesIf you believe buses are just used for boring school trips or overcrowded public transport, take a closer look at the international bus industry. Tinkerer and innovators around the world are working on groundbreaking projects to improve the attractiveness of buses as means of transportation as well Continue reading

Save £95 per month by taking the bus to work

Save £95 per month by taking the bus to workA recent Stagecoach study has shown that people who leave their car at home and use the bus instead for their daily commute save around £1,000 per year on average. Even though petrol is comparatively cheap at the moment, a bus ticket is usually even cheaper – especially so when you opt for weekly, Continue reading

It’s rugby time! Take a coach to the Six Nations Championship

It’s rugby time! Take a coach to the Six Nations ChampionshipThe Six Nations Championship is in full swing and right now it seems likely that England can manage to defend their title. If you’re a rugby fan you still have the opportunity to see a live match as the competition is still running until mid-March with five of the remaining games taking place on UK soil. Continue reading

Spend Valentine’s Day in Paris!

Spend Valentine’s Day in Paris!There’s only a few more days to go until Valentine’s Day. If you still don’t have a present then there’s no need to panic and to resort to the usual gifts, which are flowers and chocolates. In case you want to spend some quality time with your significant other, we recommend surprising him or her with a spontaneous weekend Continue reading

Long-distance travel: How to discover foreign countries by coach

Long-distance travel: how to get around in foreign countries by coachFinding and booking a coach to get from Manchester to Liverpool is easy but did you know that you can also use CheckMyBus to plan trips in more distant parts of the world. No matter if you book a journey to Thailand, the US or South America – CheckMyBus allows you to look for cheap coach trips in many parts Continue reading