UEFA Euro 2016: Follow the Northern Ireland Football Team through France by Coach!

UEFA Euro 2016: Follow the Northern Ireland Football Team through France by Coach!UEFA Euro 2016 marks the first international appearance of the Green and White army in 30 years and there’s every reason to be optimistic. Michael O’Neill’s team look back at a 10-game unbeaten run and are the first ever Pot Five team to have come first in their group in the history of the Euros. Continue reading

German Market Leader FlixBus Launches First Budget Bus Route to London

German Market Leader FlixBus Launches First Budget Bus Route to LondonThe German intercity coach market was liberalised in early 2013 and bus providers have been fighting over customers ever since. Active competition has resulted in particularly inexpensive ticket prices and in a high level of comfort on intercity coach trips. While free WiFi and a vast amount of power outlets are standard Continue reading

From Lima to Rio: The Transoceánica is the World’s Longest Bus Route

From Lima to Rio: The Transoceánica is the World’s Longest Bus RouteFree WiFi, comfy seats and a vast amount power outlets is what passengers in the UK are used to when taking an intercity bus. Also, since the UK is a fairly small island, travelling times of over ten hours are fairly rare. In South America, however, a new coach connection was recently opened which is regarded Continue reading

Get your Green on: Take the Coach to Dublin for St. Patrick’s Day

Paddy’s Day by Coach: Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in DublinNext week the Irish will celebrate their national holiday again and although numerous places in the UK and the whole world have come up with their own St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, nothing beats the original Paddy’s Day Parade in Dublin. Instead of celebrating only on 17 March, the Irish make the most Continue reading

Time for Rugby: Take a Coach to the RBS 6 Nations Stadiums

Time for Rugby: Take a Coach to the RBS 6 Nations VenuesThe Rugby 6 Nations Tournament is in full swing: The first round has seen triumphant England and France sides whereas Ireland and Wales conceded a draw in their match against each other. The competition, which is still going on until 19 March, is held annually in six stadiums dispersed among the six participating Continue reading

A Film and TV Junkie’s Guide to Travelling on Valentine’s Day

A Film and TV Junkie’s Guide to Travelling on Valentine’s DayValentine’s Day is just around the corner and it’s time to make plans. While many couples opt for the comfortable alternative which consists in staying at home, ordering take out and watching a chick flick on Netflix, we recommend making on-screen romance reality by visiting the most romantic film and TV Continue reading

Fancy a Fancy Dress Party? Discover Europe’s Carnival Festivities by Bus!

Fancy a Fancy Dress Party? Discover Europe's Carnival Festivities by Bus!Living on a secluded island, every year the Brits miss out on one of Europe’s biggest parties: Carnival. In countries such as Germany this time of the year is commonly known as the “fifth season”, allowing society to be turned topsy-turvy for a few days, when fools and jesters seize power. During big parades tons of sweets Continue reading

Megabus Winter Sale: Travel Europe by Bus for Free!

Megabus Winter Sale: Travel Europe by Bus for Free!Christmas is close and megabus has decided to make all of their customers an early present. The Perth based bus company is giving away a total of 50,000 free tickets for its entire European bus network. Only a booking fee of 50p applies. Although the offer is good while supplies last, megabus has found a way Continue reading

New cross-border connections allow for inexpensive summer holidays

New cross-border connections allow for inexpensive summer holidaysRelaxing days in Scandinavia, beach holidays at the Costa Brava or a city trip to Milan – the intercity bus providers’ new cross-border connections make low-cost summer holidays possible for everyone. For quite some time, the bus companies have focused increasingly on international connections building towards Continue reading

megabus is now running from Germany over France to Spain

megabus is now running from Germany over France to Spain The British intercity bus company megabus started operating in Germany last year and has been steadily expanding its network ever since. The bus operator has now announced its newest strike on the German market: a direct intercity bus connection from Cologne to Barcelona via Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Karlsruhe, Continue reading