Bustling Cities, Ancient Temples and Wild Jungles: Choose your Path through Southeast Asia

Bustling Cities, Ancient Temples and Wild Jungles: Choose your Path through Southeast AsiaFilled to the brim with exquisite mountain views, bustling urban centeres, and fascinating history, Southeast Asia offers more than you can possibly fit into a two-week holiday. Unfortunately, it’s simply impossible to see it all in one go. Prioritising and compromising the sights at the top of your list is essential to Continue reading

63% of UK citizens never travel by bus within the United Kingdom

63% of UK citizens never travel by bus within the United Kingdom.Following the publication of the special Eurobarometer “Autocar Services”, it is confirmed that buses have a decent reputation among users in the UK. This study, carried out by TNS UK for the European Commission, analyses the coach services in different European countries. The report includes: the number of users, occasions and Continue reading

Prepare for Winter: Discover Game of Thrones filming locations in the UK and abroad

Prepare for Winter: Discover Game of Thrones filming locations in the UK and abroadAs the massively popular fantasy saga Game of Thrones is heading into its 7th season, we thought it would be time to “prepare for winter” by visiting some of the TV show’s most iconic filming locations. GoT fans from the UK are in luck since many of the sets are actually located on British Continue reading

Dos and Don’ts: 5 ½ tips to avoid being the weird person on the bus

The Dos and Don’ts: 5 ½ tips for not being the weird person on the busIn the US Sitcom “How I Met Your Mother”, Ted Mosby comes up with the idea that there’s always one weird or crazy person on the bus. The person can earn this special name tag by engaging in conduct that annoys fellow travellers, such as talking too much or eating particularly smelly food. 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

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

Say Farewell to 2016: The UK’s Best New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Say Farewell to 2016: The UK’s Best New Year’s Eve CelebrationsWe’ve survived Christmas, which means it’s about time to start planning New Year’s Eve. While firework displays can basically be found everywhere, some places go the extra mile and make the last night of the year one to remember. So, if you want to bid farewell to 2016 in style then you should read on because Continue reading

Consumer Rights Act: Improved Compensation Arrangements for Rail and Coach Passengers

Consumer Rights Act: Improved Compensation Arrangements for Rail and Coach PassengersBrits using rail and coach services have reason to celebrate since they will be entitled to better compensations. On 1 October, an amendment to the Consumer Rights Act came into effect, which followed the impetus by the consumer group Which? Initially, rail, maritime and Continue reading

Visit the UK’s Most Beautiful Historic Castles

Visit the UK’s Most Beautiful Historic CastlesThe UK is a nation with a long history and large parts of it have left their traces in form of ancient castles. From the Middle Ages over Tudor reign and the Victorian era all the way to Queen Elizabeth II – the UK’s castles have been used as residence by many different monarchs and they have been used for many Continue reading

The UK’s Most Beautiful Market Towns

The UK’s Most Beautiful Market TownsThe UK prides itself of numerous attractive cities, which are popular with visitors from all over the world. However, the country also features a variety of smaller market towns, which are also worth a visit. Small traditional pubs and inns, picturesque surroundings and medieval buildings are Continue reading