Cotswolds.info is your online travel tour guide for discovering everything you need to know about visiting and touring the unique Cotswolds region of the UK. Your travel in England would not be complete without a visit to the Cotswolds.
This website is the only Internet resource to fully cover the whole of the Cotswolds region.
Prepare to be intrigued by our rich unique history, culture and the natural beauty of ancient limestone villages, rolling wolds countryside, beautiful gardens and magnificent historic castles and stately homes.
The Cotswolds is one of the most 'quintessentially English' and unspoiled regions of England where you cannot help but fall in love with the uniqueness of it.
This site is an extensive resource for the whole of the Cotswold region formed by the associated six English counties of Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and Bath & North East Somerset.
The unique region officially covers an area of 790 square miles in the upper part of the southwest region of England and is the country's largest officially designated 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' see our (Cotswolds Fact Sheet).
Popular with both the English themselves and international visitors from all over the world, the area is well known for gentle hillsides (‘wolds’), outstanding countryside with river valleys, water meadows and beech woods, sleepy ancient limestone villages, historic market towns and for being so ‘typically English’ where time has stood still for over 300 years.
Travel Tour Guide to the Cotswolds
..... we love the Cotswolds
Throughout the Cotswolds stone features in buildings and stone walls act as a common thread in seamlessly blending the historic towns & villages with their surrounding landscape.
This detailed and comprehensive tour directory is the perfect visitor guide to the region's history, beautiful villages, places to visit, finding Cotswold accommodation and places to eat including where to shop, and what glorious gardens to see.
It also includes outdoor activity pursuits including Walking, Cycling, Fishing, Golfing, Garden Visits, Horse Riding, Camping and Caravanning.
The Events Calendar lets you know about Events taking place throughout the year and Maps are provided for the whole region. Find holiday and vacation accommodation and lodgings.
The Cotswolds - "the most English and the least spoiled
of all our countrysides" - J.B. Priestley
The Local Time is Friday, 22-Aug-2014 13:24:53 BST
Summertime in the Cotswolds
BBC 'Top Gear' with Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May caught filming in Stow-on-the-Wold on Sunday 11 May 2014 - see pictures.
"Love the cotswolds, we visit every year, love the welcome extended to us and our dog Ollie, we think its the most friendly place in the uk. We have been on the 1940's weekend on the train wartime, Italian day, Cotswold wildlife park, Painswick. Our favourite is Broadway. Thank you for a wonderful place, please don't change".
SELECTION OF COTSWOLD EVENTS
The National Morris Dancing Event at Evesham, June 2014 - see pictures
27th & 28th July 2013 - Tortworth Vintage Transport Show Showground off the B4509, Wickwar,
South Gloucestershire (Nr. Bristol) GL12 8LF
A fete will be held from 11am, with the football match kicking-off at 4pm.
DUMBLETON VILLAGE CLUB COMPANION & FUN DOG SHOW
25th August 2014IN AID OF DOGS TRUST (EVESHAM)
Entries of Pedigrees, Novelties, Greyhounds and Crossbreeds from 10:30 am Judging in rings 1, 2 and 3 at 11:30 am Entries for Obedience 9:30 am Judging in Rings 4 and 5 at 10:30 am. Entry Fees For ALL Classes £1.50
There will be stalls and the Village Club will be open for food and drink (all exceptionally reasonably priced). Parking on same field as rings.
Dumblelton Village Club, Golden Hay, Main Street,
Dumbleton, Worcs. WR11 7TH