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6 Great British Foods You Must Try.

The United Kingdom is a nation that’s steeped in rich history and grand traditions. But it’s not just about the kings, queens and world-famous country gardens. Great Britain is also famous for a range of classic dishes.


Created on 18/12/2018 by Marianne Lampon

5 Landscapes That Inspired Great French Artists

Art and culture lovers, get ready for boundless inspiration from hidden-gem French landscapes…


Created on 14/12/2018 by Bianca Blades

A First Timer's Guide to Group Travel in Tuscany

For those interested in travelling to Italy, the dreamy region of Tuscany quickly conjures up images of la dolce vita (the sweet life)…


Created on 01/11/2018 by Bianca Blades

The Western Front: 100 Years On.

During the First World War (1914–1918), once known as ‘The War to End All Wars’, the Western Front was a 700km-long battlefield that tore up the landscape from the Swiss border to the Belgian coast.


Created on 29/10/2018 by Bianca Blades

7 Authentic Experiences On The Emerald Isle.

Do you want to visit the Emerald Isle but aren’t sure where to start with your travel plans? Never fear! We’ve compiled 7 authentic experiences that you can have on a Back-Roads trip to Ireland and Northern Ireland.


Created on 18/10/2018 by Bianca Blades

6 Unique Local Experiences You Can Enjoy With Back-Roads Asia.

With the launch of our Asia tours, we have compiled a list of some of the amazing local experiences you can enjoy with us.

Created on 31/01/2018 by Marianne Lampon

6 Culinary Experiences You Can Try With Back-Roads Asia.

With the launch of our Asia tours, we have compiled a list of some of the amazing culinary experiences you can enjoy with us.

Created on 31/01/2018 by Marianne Lampon
Created on 27/12/2017

Back-Roads Touring Wins 2017 BTA Award

Back-Roads Touring has been announced as the winner of Best Small Coach Holiday Company for the third consecutive year in the prestigious 2017 British Travel Awards.

Created on 01/12/2017

Royal Tour of Britain

We are so excited to announce our new 9 Day Royal Tour of Britain itinerary.


Come and learn some more about the tour.

Created on 13/11/2017 by Marianne Lampon

On The Road: Tour Leader Micaela Hobbs.

Here at Back-Roads, we pride ourselves in having inspirational, knowledgeable and passionate Tour Leaders.

We’ve interviewed a Back-Roads Tour Leader to learn all about what they do, their life experiences and what makes being a Back-Roads Tour Leader so rewarding.

Come and have a read.

Created on 26/10/2017 by Marianne Lampon

Back-Roads Touring Welcomes New Global General Manager

Leading small group holiday provider, Back-Roads Touring, has announced the appointment of Daryl Raven as its new Global General Manager.

Created on 27/03/2017

Back-Roads Named Best Small Coach Holidays Company at 2016 British Travel Awards

Back-Roads Touring has been named Winner for Best Small Coach Holidays Company in the 2016 British Travel Awards.

Created on 06/12/2016 by Maria Eilersen

See Royal Chef Carolyn Robb on ABC’s Good Morning America next Friday!

First of all Seasonal Greetings to you all! Tune-in to ABC’s Good Morning America on Friday to see Carolyn Robb, former Personal Chef to TRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana for over a decade, cook up a storm and talk about her new collaboration with Back-Roads Touring – A Royal Taste of Scotland.

Created on 27/11/2014

Carolyn Robb, former personal chef to TRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana launches her first culinary tour series with Back-Roads Touring

For the first time ever a personal royal chef will lead four-night culinary journeys for intimate groups throughout Scotland.
Created on 27/10/2014

Charlie Jaques Wins Silver at Wanderlust World Guide Awards

We couldn’t be more proud – Back-Roads tour leader Charlie Jaques or ‘CJ’ was awarded silver last night at the Wanderlust World Guide Awards, held at the Royal Geographical Society in London.

Created on 23/10/2014

Unique, Small Group Tours of D-Day Battlefields

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy.  
Created on 06/06/2014

Suits of Armour & Candelabra at Comlongon Castle’s Medieval Banquet

At the beginning of July, on a sunny Scottish summer’s day, I arrived at the mighty Comlongon Castle. I was there to ‘road-test’ one of our stand-out culinary experiences for myself – the Scottish medieval banquet.

Created on 23/07/2013 by Lucy Cook

Exploring the tasty sights and delights of Aix-en-Provence Market

Heather Tyler explores the unique delights of Aix-en-Provence's market.

Created on 14/06/2013

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