Lesser Known Gems in the United Kingdom

Lesser Known Gems in the United KingdomThe United Kingdom has no shortage of cultural and natural wonders to behold. Between London’s multitude of sights, Stonehenge, the Lake District and Scottish Highlands, there are tons of lesser known attractions to discover. Quaint historic towns, scenic waterfalls, legendary castles, a dramatic coastline and even a toxic blue lagoon are among the UK’s Continue reading

Celebrate Hogmanay in Edinburgh, One of the World’s Largest New Year’s Celebrations!

Celebrate Hogmanay in Edinburgh, One of the World's Largest New Years Celebrations!The Hogmanay celebration is one of the biggest New Year’s celebrations in the world and is one of Edinburgh’s most cherished events. In 1996, the Hogmanay celebration was marked in the Guinness Book of Records as the largest New Year’s party in the world with roughly 400,000 people! Featuring a torchlit procession, live music among Continue reading

A Literary Anniversary, Ice-Skating and Pirates! Have an Unforgettable Holiday Celebration in Portsmouth

A Literary Anniversary, Ice-Skating and Pirates! Have an Unforgettable Holiday Celebration in PortsmouthThe city of Portsmouth is embracing the holiday season with Victorian charm, honoring the 175th anniversary of Charles Dickens’ classic, The Christmas Carol. Alongside readings and period attire, the city offers so much to anyone looking for some holiday cheer. From a show about daring pirates who saved Christmas to a Continue reading

A Magical Halloween at Warner Brothers Studio

A Magical Halloween at Warner Brothers StudioHalloween is right around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than by entering a world of witches, wizards, hippogriffs and dragons. Every year, London’s Warner Brothers Studios features special seasonal tours of the Harry Potter sets, allowing visitors to indulge in the darker side of the wizarding world. Really get in the Halloween spirit by exploring the Continue reading

Best Coach Connection of July: Bournemouth to Brighton

Best Coach Connection of July: Bournemouth to Brighton

Is there a more quintessential summer holiday than a trip to the beach? While many instantly think of faraway locations, there are some nice beaches along the British coast as well. The UK is known for its charming seaside towns and dramatic coastlines, and there are some beautiful beaches as well. This month’s featured Continue reading

Best Coach Connection of June: Cardiff to Swansea

Best Coach Connection of June: Cardiff to SwanseaRolling hills, dramatic coastlines, brilliant beaches and a castle never far away, Wales is one of the most unique and beautiful destinations in Europe. This June’s connection of the month is on the southern coast between Cardiff and Swansea. Both cities offer a rich history, plenty of natural beauty to take in and an abundance of Continue reading

Best Coach Connection of May: Newcastle upon Tyne to York

Best Coach Connection of May: Newcastle upon Tyne to YorkHistoric alleyways, colossal monuments, scenic parks and ancient histories, both Newcastle upon Tyne and York are a history lover’s dream come true with so many cultural offerings to cater to any type of tourist. May’s sunnier weather also makes strolls through both cities all the more optimal, whether it be crossing Newcastle’s famous Continue reading

Best Coach Connection of April: Ipswich to Cambridge

Best CheckMyBus Connection for April: Ipswich to CambridgeSpring is finally here, and as the days get longer, the flowers begin to bloom and temperatures get warmer, it’s natural to want to finally spend some quality time outside. The UK is truly stunning in the spring as its countryside springs to life, and there is no shortage of wonderful destinations to choose from, such as the Continue reading

Best Coach Connection of March: Birmingham and Belfast

Best CheckMyBus Connection of March: Birmingham and BelfastIt’s March, which means that spring is just around the corner. As it begins to slowly get warmer outside, it becomes much easier to think about the perfect place to get away for a weekend holiday. Halfway through the month is Saint Patrick’s Day and cities throughout the UK make the holiday a momentous occasion with Continue reading

Best Coach Connection of February: Penrith and Edinburgh

Best CheckMyBus Connection of February: Penrith and EdinburghWith Valentine’s day quickly approaching, what better way to spend the holiday with your loved one than to explore some of the UK’s most romantic sites. From the iconic streets of London, the beautiful mountains of northern Wales and the dramatic Scottish Highlands, there is no shortage of amazing sites to visit in Continue reading