Activities

The Golden Triangle: Gloucestershire’s wild daffodil haven
In the second part of our spring flowers series, we take you to the best place to see daffodils on the GWR network. more >
19th February 2018
2for1 days out
Take advantage of these great deals on offer during the February mid-term school holidays, making savings when you travel with Great Western Railway. more >
12th February 2018
Five top Twickenham rugby pubs
Visiting Twickenham Stadium for a Six Nations fixture? Here is our pick of the best spots to grab a pint before, during and after the game – all in easy walking distance from the ground. more >
9th February 2018
Flippin’ tasty: where to eat awesome pancakes
Savoury or sweet, it’s time to feast on stacks of the nation’s favourite flat cake. Pancake Day is on the horizon and these restaurants are serving up some of the best in town. more >
8th February 2018
Six most romantic hotels
What could be more romantic than whisking a special someone away for a weekend at one of these hotels on the GWR network? Everything from luxurious city breaks to dreamy jaunts to the countryside, Escape's accommodation expert Elizabeth Mistry knows where it's at. more >
7th February 2018