Welcome to my blog page!

Here I’ll be giving you lots of useful information about escorted touring holidays. I’ll be sharing news and reviews on what fabulous trips are out there so I can help you find that perfect tour; we really do have something for everyone.

I’ll be providing lots of tips and insider secrets, and I’ll be telling you how to narrow down your choices using our quick and easy comparison tool to ensure you find the tour that suits you best.

With so many companies offering near identical itineraries, I’ll guide you on how to tell them apart, as it’s not always price you should look at, and remember the cheapest isn’t always the best value. It’s all about the inclusions: entry fees, meals, guiding, accommodation quality, trip style and any added extras.

There’s so much choice out there, so let me help you!

Turbocharge Your Gap Year

You’ve just made one of the most exciting decisions of your life. You’re going to take some time out - a summer holiday, a gap year, a career break - and see the world. The possibilities for adventure are endless, and the world really is your oyster. Now for the hard part - you need to plan that trip.

posted on 23-feb-2018


Northern Lights tours: Everything you need to know

The aurora borealis has been casting its spell over the peoples of the North for centuries. The Vikings believed that the mysterious glow emanated from the shields of the Valkyries, the mythical maidens who carried fallen warriors to Valhalla. Many Inuit communities thought that the aurora was caused by the spirits of the dead, playing a football-like game with the skull of a walrus!

posted on 12-feb-2018


10 Common Myths About Escorted Touring Holidays

There are all sorts of misconceptions about touring holidays, often because people aren’t aware of the sheer variety of travel experiences on offer. In this article I’ll debunk 10 of the most common myths about escorted tour holidays, and share a few tips on how to find the right trip for you...

posted on 16-Jan-2018


TourHound featured in the Daily Mail

After a successful launch event with partners and suppliers at the end of November 2017, travel journalist Fred Mawer gives TourHound a very positive review after putting the website to the test.

posted on 12-dec-2017