The Christmas and New Year celebrations are over and our wine cellar is looking quite empty! Many of our customers also sent us photographs over the holiday season of them opening their last bottle of wine or champagne from one the wine tastings they did with us on a tour last year. As many of Read more about Wine tastings on our tours[…]
Two weeks ago we returned from our “Europe’s Best Christmas Markets” tour, our last trip for this year. Everyone had a great time, although the visit to Strasburg, which the group decided to go ahead with despite the terrorist attack two days previously, was tinged with sadness. We have uploaded a video of the lighting of the Christmas Read more about Happy New Year[…]
Last weekend we returned from our “Europe’s Best Christmas Markets” tour. Here is a selection of some photos from the tour: Bruges, Belgium Valkenburg, Holland Frankfurt, Germany Nürnberg, Germany Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany Strasbourg, France
Bruges during our escorted motorhome tour “Europe’s Best Christmas Markets” 2018 Visiting the Christmas Markets in Bruges before the welcome dinner of our “Europe‘s Best Christmas Markets” tour. Our restaurant for the welcome dinner at daylight:
Escorted Motorhome Tour during the celebrations of 500 years of Renaissance in the Loire Valley As you will probably know, in May 2019 we have a tour to the “Leisurely Loire Valley” in our programme. The Loire Valley region is an enchanted land of vineyards, floral gardens and rolling green hills, studded with story Read more about 500 years of Renaissance in the Loire Valley[…]
Next Tuesday the Motorhome & Caravan Show starts at the NEC in Birmingham. If you would like to meet us personally to find out more about our 2019 escorted motorhome tours, you can find us in Hall 9 Stand 32b and we will be happy to answer all your questions. In addition to our popular tours Read more about Motorhome & Caravan Show 2018 to start next week[…]
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[…]
As every year the last tour before the summer break and the Western Motorhome Show in Malvern, which takes place from 17th – 19th August, is our “Majestic Rhine & Moselle Rivers” tour. This is our most popular tour and this year it was fully booked very early. If you are interested in joining the Read more about Touring programme 2019 open for booking[…]
Article MMM “Charmed by the beauty of Lake Constance” We have just returned from our “Springtime in Holland” tour. The weather was fantastic, the flowers beautiful and most importantly a good time was had by all. During the trip we uploaded several pictures and two videos on our Facebook page. You might be a reader Read more about Article MMM “Charmed by the beauty of Lake Constance”[…]
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[…]
Stop in Ypres on the way to the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show On the way to the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show at the NEC, we stopped in the Outlet Centre in Roermond, Holland and spent the night at a Camperstop in Weert. On Saturday we drove to the city of Ypres, and visited the Read more about Stop in Ypres on the way to the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show[…]
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[…]
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We would like to wish all our customers, past and present, a very merry christmas and a happy, healthy and peaceful new year. We would like to thank everyone who travelled with us this year and especially those who have booked another tour for next year. We also Read more about Merry Christmas and a 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[…]
Sunset on route to Calais for the Motorhome & Caravan Show in October 2017 It was a lovely day driving from Frankfurt to Calais on Sunday. The picture shows the sunset close to Dunkirk on route to the Motorhome & Caravan Show at the NEC in Birmingham. See you at our stand 9.32b at the Read more about Sunset on route to Calais for the Motorhome & Caravan Show in October 2017[…]
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[…]
New tour for 2018 „Belgian Break“ Next year we will be offering, for the first time, a one-week tour to Belgium, called “Belgian Break”. This tour is ideal for first time travellers to Europe. The tour starts in Bruges, only 71 miles from Calais and the total mileage during the tour is only 65 miles. Read more about New tour 2018 “Belgian Break”[…]
Stand is ready for the 2017 Western Motorhome Show in Malvern. We will present our new touring programme for the touring season 2018. Our new tours for 2018 are: “Belgian Break” a one week tour to the most beautiful cities of Belgium: Bruges, Ghent and Brussels. “Amazing Alpine Roads” a two-week tour along the German/Austrian Read more about All set for the 2017 Western Motorhome Show in Malvern[…]
Waiting for boarding on the way to the Malvern Western Motorhome Show Left yesterday for the Malvern Western Motorhome Show 2017 and spent the night at the new Aire in Calais. Tomorrow is set-up for the show. The show starts on Friday and ends Sunday. We will be at stand number 91! Hope to see Read more about Waiting for boarding on the way to the Malvern Western Motorhome Show[…]
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.
New tours for touring programme 2018 We are currently busy planning our tours for next year. We have decided to offer two new tours. One to the Alps in Germany and Austria and the other one to the lakes and cities of Northern Italy. We intend starting the “Amazing Alpine Roads” tour at Lake Constance Read more about New tours for touring programme 2018[…]
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[…]
Our stand at the Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show 2017 at the NEC in Birmingham is ready to receive our customers. We are looking forward to talk about our 2017 tours at our stand in Hall 4, Stand Number 4514.
Visit us at the Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show – £50 Special Show Discount The Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show will be taking place from 21st – 26th February 2017 at the NEC in Birmingham. We will be in Hall 4 Stand 4514 and hope that many of you will take the opportunity to come and meet us personally and Read more about Visit us at the Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show – £50 Special Show Discount[…]
Most companies offering escorted motorhome tours only offer complete packages which include the ferry crossing from Dover to Calais. When booking with MandA Tours you can choose to book just the tour and make your own way across the channel and travel independently to the first stop on the tour. This is popular with customers that have Read more about Flexibility when booking with MandA Tours![…]
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[…]
Some of our customers do not yet own a motorhome and decide to rent a motorhome first before buying one. This is a wise decision to first see if they enjoy the idea of a holiday in a motorhome. Another good decision for these first time motorhomers is to join an escorted tour and travel Read more about Rent a motorhome and join our escorted tours[…]
Visit us at the Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show 2017 The Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show will be taking place from 21st – 26th February 2017 at the NEC in Birmingham. We will be in Hall 4 Stand 4514. Come and meet us personally and we can talk about our 2017 escorted motorhome tours to Europe.
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[…]