The Chain Gang in 2018

We’re looking ahead to 2018. We have a new tour – Languedoc. That’s the region to the west of Provence, with mediterranean coast, fabulous food and wine, and fascinating history. Our dates are now live on the website. Our first tours are in June. I thought I’d introduce next year very simply, by choosing a… Read more

A Guest Blog About An Afternoon in Tuscany, By Mike Pattenden

TUSCANY Back in September, my good friend Mike Pattenden joined The Chain Gang in Italy for a month to help out with, well, with everything. By profession Mike’s a journalist, so inevitably he wrote a short piece for us about an adventurous afternoon that he took on his own, that might have ended slightly less… Read more

Chain Gang 2017 – The State Of Play

As ever, our new season is suddenly a whole lot closer than it was. We start our group tours on June 3rd in Normandy. But that tour is full, I’m afraid. But also in June we have tours of Alsace, Burgundy, Bordeaux and Provence. They’ve all got good numbers already booked, which is a delightful… Read more