All the World’s a Stage: Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016

All the World’s a Stage: Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016Every August, the city of Edinburgh with its 460,000 inhabitants doubles in size as hundreds and thousands of tourists make their way to the Scottish capital to participate in or simply enjoy the Festival. The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the world’s largest arts and theatre festival and is Continue reading

Discover Scotland by Bus

Discover Scotland by BusFrom whisky over ancient castles and sea monsters all the way to bag pipes – Scotland has a lot to offer for tourists, which is why it’s a popular destination from travellers all over the world. Should you not have a car or don’t want to hire one, then the bus is a good option to see the most of Scotland for little money. Continue reading

What’s on in July? The UK’s best free events and festivals

What’s on in July? The UK’s best free events and festivalsThe UK is getting ready for summer and in order to lure people outside many places celebrate the warmer months with free festivals and events. Everywhere you go there’s a cool farmers’ market, a regatta or other sports events on and often it’s hard to take a pick. In order to make the decision easier, CheckMyBus Continue reading

Don’t fear Brexit: Why travel to continental Europe when Britain offers all you need anyway?

Don’t fear the Brexit: Why travel to continental Europe when Britain offers all you need anyway?Last month, David Cameron drew attention to the implications of a potential Brexit for UK travellers wanting to travel to the continent. He claimed that an average family holiday in one of the most beloved tourist destinations in Europe, like places on the Mediterranean Sea, could be about £230 Continue reading

The UK’s Top 5 Festivals (and how to get there by coach)

The UK’s Top 5 Festivals (and how to get there by coach)With Glastonbury only a few days away, it’s time to pay tribute to some other UK festivals as well. Music aficionados who couldn’t get their hands on Glasto tickets have no reason to fret since the UK is home to a vast amount of top notch music festivals. Whether it’s some relaxed days in the Continue reading

No Money? No Problem! – Top 5 Free Things to Do in the UK

No Money? No Problem! – Top 5 Free Things to Do in the UKSpring Bank Holiday on 30 March is close and if you are still looking for interesting things to do on the long weekend then we’ve got a few tips for you. What’s best: Everything we recommend on this page is free of charge! So, check our tipps, book your inexpensive coach trip and enjoy a lovely low-cost weekend! Continue reading

From the Queen over Shakespeare to the Beatles: The Great English Coach Tour!

From the Queen over Shakespeare to the Beatles: The Great English Coach Tour!One could say that last week was one of the most British weeks ever: Not only was it the Queen’s 90th birthday but also the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, England’s national poet. (It can’t be coincidence that this important day correlated with the English National Holiday, Continue reading

Peak District Hills Voted the UK’s Most Naturally Stunning Place

Peak District Hills Voted the UK’s Most Naturally Stunning PlaceBig Ben, Stonehenge or Edinburgh Castle – the UK boasts itself of a vast amount of cultural landmarks which attract visitors from all over the world. However, the British Isles also offer numerous natural sights and landscapes, which rank amongst the most beautiful places worldwide. In order to give travellers inspiration Continue reading

Sir Ian McKellen to Host Shakespearean Bus Tour

Sir Ian McKellen to Host Shakespearean Bus TourApril 2016 will mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, which is why numerous festivals and events all across the UK will be staged in honour of Britain’s most popular author. One of the most eagerly expected ones will be hosted by none less than actor Sir Ian McKellen, who has Continue reading

New Year’s Eve in the UK: The Top 3 Party Locations (and how to get there by bus)

New Year’s Eve in the UK: The Top 3 Party Locations (and how to get there by bus)There’s only a few days left of 2015 and it’s about time to pick a good party location for New Year’s Eve. It is not too late to pack your bags and to celebrate the beginning of the New Year in one of the most exciting places in the UK. We looked up three New Year’s Eve Celebrations that set the scene for a Continue reading