At Cashel Travel we’re looking forward to an incredible summer and the year ahead in the United Kingdom, and for a multitude of reasons. Our Clients come to England, to Scotland, Wales for any one of a thousand different experiences, and at Cashel you can be sure that your event will be in the best possible hands…we care, we deliver, and we always go the extra mile to ensure that our Clients fulfil and often exceed their expectations.  At Cashel Travel, the boundaries of what we can enable you to achieve are only defined by your Budget, and we encourage you to put us to the test!

Some inspirational ideas for 2018 - for your MICE and leisure groups visiting London or Edinburgh, or indeed both of these magnificent cities during one incredible event

London (and Beyond)

The Wedding of the Year – a Royal and Distinctly “British” occasion!  
Later this month on May 19th, you may well be one of a projected Global television audience of 200 million who will witness the wedding of HRH Prince Harry to Meghan Markle in the stunning setting of St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. The Royal Borough of Windsor is located less than an hour’s drive from central London, in a picture postcard setting on the banks of the River Thames – and commencing in June and then throughout this year, Cashel Travel is offering unique London and Windsor Packages to enable your groups to re-trace the footsteps of the Royal couple.

Royal Ascot (1 hour from London - June 19th to 23rd 2018)  
More than simply the ultimate horse-racing Festival, a Royal Pageant anticipated and revered throughout the world, and undoubtedly THE place to see and be seen during an English summer.

A Taste of London (June 13th – 18th 2018)     
A serious event experience for “foodies” – who just happen to love London too, as 40 of the Capital’s top restaurants gather in Regent’s Park to showcase their extensive menus. Meet some of London’s leading chefs, participate in cooking masterclasses, and graze and shop at 200 wonderful food & drink stalls.

Athletics World Cup – London Olympic Stadium (July 14-15 2018)   
The inaugural Athletics World Cup takes place at iconic London Stadium (host venue for the 2012 Olympics), when the 8 Top-ranked teams from the 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championship come together over two world-class days of track and field sport under floodlights.  The competing Nations will be China, France, Germany, GB, Jamaica, Poland, South Africa and USA, and Cashel Travel offer a variety of event packages, combined with the very best of London away from the sporting arena.

Greenwich International Festival (June 28 – July 9 2018)
Experience London’s largest free outdoor arts festival, with open-air theatre, dance, art installations and music performance for all ages in the UNESCO World Heritage Site that is Royal Greenwich.

Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (July 2 – 6 2018)
A spectacular six days of horticultural displays and green-fingered fun in the grounds of Hampton Court Palace, at what is now officially the world’s biggest flower show.

Pablo Picasso Exhibition – Tate Modern London (until 9th September 2018)
The first ever solo Picasso exhibition at London’s Tate Modern, bringing visitors face-to-face with more 100 paintings, sculptures and drawings, with rare and intriguing glimpses into the life and times of Pablo Picasso.

Edinburgh & Glasgow (and Beyond)

Edinburgh International Festival (August 3 -27 2018)  
For three weeks in August, Scotland’s capital becomes an unparalleled celebration of the performing arts and an annual meeting point for people of all nations. Every year, the International Festival present a programme featuring finest performers and ensembles from the worlds of dance, opera, music and theatre – and of course every evening against the magnificent backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, the world-renowned Edinburgh Military Tattoo with tickets and all the trimmings supplied by Cashel Travel.

Experience the Highland Games (from June to September 2018)  
The length and breadth of Scotland, Highland Games combine sport, fun and culture in a uniquely Scottish style and take place every weekend in the summer. From June to September you can get in on the action at one of over 80 Highland games taking place on islands and in towns, villages and cities across the country – the most famous of which is the Braemar Gathering, attended by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth. Some of Scotland’s most picturesque castle grounds host games too.

Scotland: The Perfect Sporting Stage

Scotland continues its success in 2018 and beyond with a number of high profile events including:

  • The Open Golf Championships, Carnoustie 19 - 23 July 2018
  • Senior Open Championship 2018, St Andrews 26 - 29 July 2018
  • Glasgow 2018 European Championships 2 - 12 August 2018
  • The 2019 Solheim Cup, Gleneagles 13 - 15 September 2019

Cashel Travel is an Award Winning incoming DMC working exclusively in the UK & Ireland. Established in 2000, we're proud to be one of the most respected companies in our field and we're committed to developing long and successful relationships with our partners. 

Our commitment to our clients and partners have led us to appoint Dylan Andersen to oversee the relationships with our clients based in The Americas.  Dylan lives in Minneapolis in the US, but he comes to us with a wealth of experience in Great Britain and Ireland.  He’s worked with incentive programs in Ireland, worked in sales for several luxury St Andrews resorts in the Home of Golf, and previously lived in London.

Our areas of operation are MICE, Luxury Travel and Group travel. The main objective of our team of multi-lingual experts is achieving the results you need to make your program a winner – and with offices in London, Edinburgh and Manchester (and Dublin) we’ve more than got you covered! 

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