This was our first time travelling with Michael & Audrey – what a delightful, friendly, knowledgeable couple they are! Every detail of the tour is presented in a friendly organized fashion. The campsites were ideally situated for the many suggested points of interest along the route. Having Michael & Audrey available is a perfect balance, Read more about Customer-Review Yvonne & Martyn: Picturesque Provence 2018[…]
Refillable Gas Bottles As winter this year does not seem to want to end we thought it might be a good idea to write about the ideal gas supply for your motorhome. When we bought our first motorhome we began like most people by purchasing regular gas bottles. We even bought an aluminium gas Read more about Refillable Gas Bottles[…]
Tolls in Europe In this post we would like to give you some information about toll roads in Europe and in particular in those countries we travel to. Our “Springtime in Holland” tour starts in Ghent, Belgium before continuing to Amsterdam in Holland. There are no toll roads in either country for motorhomes under 7.5t. Read more about Tolls in Europe[…]
Happy New Year The new year has begun and we are busily getting ready for the Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show at the NEC in Birmingham from 20th – 25th February 2018 and have already booked our pitch at the temporary campsite. Our stand will be in Hall 4, stand number 4.514. We hope Read more about Happy New Year[…]
Readers Letter “Breathtaking and easy” Black Forest tour with a rented motorhome If you are a regular reader of the MMM magazine, you might have already seen that the magazine published a readers letter from one of our customers on page 18 of the January 2018 issue entitled “Breathtaking and easy”. This is the second Read more about Readers Letter “Breathtaking and easy” Black Forest tour with a rented motorhome[…]
The Motorhome & Caravan Show 2017 at the NEC has started The first 3 days of the Motorhome & Caravan Show at the NEC in Birmingham have been very successful for us. We have met many potential new customers and also customers who came to say hello or re-book for 2018. We would like to thank everybody Read more about The Motorhome & Caravan Show 2017 at the NEC has started[…]
Visit us at the Motorhome & Caravan Show 2017 at the NEC We would be happy to talk to you about our 2018 tours at the Motorhome & Caravan Show at the NEC in Birmingham from 17th – 22nd October. Our stand number is 32b at the entrance to Hall 9. We hope to meet many Read more about Visit us at the Motorhome & Caravan Show 2017 at the NEC[…]
Touring Programme 2018 Now Online We have finalised all details for our 2018 tours and the information including dates and prices is now online. We have three exiting new tours: the Belgian Break a one week tour to three of the most beautiful cities in Belgium; the Amazing Alpine Roads tour along the German Austrian border from Lake Constance to Salzburg and the Impressive Read more about Touring Programme 2018 Now Online[…]
Ann & Peter, Picturesque Provence Tour 2017 The campsites were good. Welcome dinner, highlights, the route and information material were excellent, as was the tour guide who offered very good support. We will travel with you again.
We have now fixed all the dates for our 2018 touring programme. The dates are: Springtime in Holland Tour date: Sat. 14th – Sat. 28th April Belgian Break (The ideal tour for first time travellers to Europe) Tour date: Sat. 5th – Sat. 12th May Picturesque Provence Tour date: Sun. 20th May– Read more about Dates touring programme 2018 released[…]
On the 15th June 2017, the roaming charges within the EU were abolished. This allows our customers to use and/or stay in touch with family and friends during our European tours using their local mobile phone plan abroad, without incurring any additional charges. Not only for phone calls, but also for online usage. As we have been using WhatsApp very successfully during the Tours that we run for the Read more about Roaming charges in EU abolished makes communiation on tour easier[…]
We were interested to improve our knowledge of this area of France, and this we feel we have achieved in a very enjoyable way. You were very attentive and conscious of our desires and needs throughout, providing us with many sightseeing options to choose from. Thank you for a great holiday, the lovely memories and the Read more about Customer-Review Carolyn & Andrew: Picturesque Provence 2017[…]
Last days of our escorted motorhome tour “Picturesque Provence” We visited the Caverne du Pont d’Arc, a replica of the Chauvet Cave, a world heritage site and saw the world-famous cave drawings. In Tournon-sur-Rhône we went on a ride through the Doux valley in the Ardèche on a historic steam train. We enjoyed the magnificent Read more about Historic steam train ride on train de l’Ardèche[…]
Day 11 of our escorted motorhome tour “Picturesque Provence” On our way from Châteauneuf-du-Papes we drove through the amazing Gorges de l’Ardèche and then at the campsite in Vallon Pont d’Arc had the first rain of the tour – what a relief after temperatures in the 80’s and 90’s.
Day 10 of our escorted motorhome tour “Picturesque Provence” Today we enjoyed a wine tasting at a vineyard in Châteauneuf-du-Papes, where we also spent the night. During the day we stopped in Gordes, as it was their market day and also visited the Abbey of Seanque, as well as the lavender museum.
Day 9 of our escorted motorhome tour “Picturesque Provence” On yet another beautiful and warm sunny day, we drove through the lavender fields of the Plateau de Valensole. In Manosque we visited the plant and museum of L’OCCITANE and then continued to Apt.
Day 8 of our escorted motorhome tour „Picturesque Provence“ On Saturday, we arrived in Moustiers Sainte Marie famous for its ceramics. We had a tour of a pottery and walked through the quaint village built into limestone cliffs. Our campsite is close to the Gorges du Verdon, Europe’s largest Canyon and a short drive Read more about Moustiers Sainte Marie famous for its ceramics[…]
Day 7 of our escorted motorhome tour “Picturesque Provence” Today some members of the group visited the historic city of Arles. Others drove through the Camargue watching the wildlife, saw flamingos, horses and bulls and then strolled through the town and the market in Saintes-Marie-de-la-Mer.
Day 5 of our Escorted Motorhome tour “Picturesque Provence” On our way to Arles we visited the Château des Baux-de-Provence and stopped at a olive mill to buy some olive oil.
Day 3 and 4 of our escorted Motorhome Tour “Picturesque Provence” Yesterday we left Avignon and first helped a customer to have his leaking shower fixed at a motorhome dealer near Avignon. Then moved on to Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, where we spent the afternoon relaxing at the campsite. Today we visited the colourful market in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence.
Day 2 of our “Picturesque Provence” Tour We took the ferry from the campsite to Avignon and had some lovely music while eating lunch in the historic city centre of Avignon. Watch the video of the street musician here: Street Musician Avignon
Day 1 of our “Picturesque Provence” Tour. Everyone has arrived safely at the campsite and has enjoyed the welcome dinner in a riverside restaurant in Avignon.
MandA Tours has entered into a new cooperation with SOG For the benefit of our customers, we have entered into a cooperation with the company SOG®-Entlüftungssysteme Dahmann and can offer preferential prices and arrange a fitting service. With the SOG® Technology you can change your motorhome toilet into an environmentally friendly toilet. SOG® optimises camping toilets in two Read more about MandA Tours has entered into a new cooperation with SOG[…]
Wine-tastings on our Tours No holiday is complete without trying the local specialities, which is why, on most of our tours, we include a wine-tasting of typical wines of the touring region: On our “Picturesque Provence” tour we stay overnight at a vineyard in the Chateauneuf-du-Pape wine region, where we can taste some of the famous red Read more about Wine-tastings on our Escorted Motorhome Tours[…]
Interested in touring Provence? Travel with us on our “Picturesque Provence” tour On our “Picturesque Provence” tour you will see many places of natural beauty, like the Ardeche valley (see picture above), les Gorges de Verdon, the largest Canyon in Europe, oceans of vineyards and olive groves and of course the famous lavender meadows. We will also Read more about Interested in touring Provence? Travel with us on our “Picturesque Provence” tour[…]
Thank you for visiting us at the NEC during the Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show 2017 We would like to thank all of you who visited us on our stand at the Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show 2017 at the NEC in Birmingham. We were delighted to meet so many of our customers who will be travelling Read more about Thank you for visiting us at the NEC during the Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show 2017[…]
On all of our tours there are always one or two highlights. For example during our „Majestic Rhine & Moselle River“ tour, we join a boat trip to the Rhine in Flames fireworks and during our „Springtime in Holland“tour we can enjoy the annual flower parade from Noordwijk to Harlem. We also have two group events for train Read more about Highlights for train lovers during our Black Forest and Picturesque Provence Tours[…]
Picturesque Provence Escorted Motorhome Tour, nicknamed the Market Tour! We have nicknamed our „Picturesque Provence“ Tour the market tour, as it is timed in a way that we visit many of the towns on their market day giving you the opportunity to experience markets in different regions of the Provence. At these markets you can see and buy many typical Read more about The market tour, nick name of our Picturesque Provence Tour[…]