Coach Trip: Road to Marbs
It's day one and first stop is Brendan's backyard and a day in sunny Scarborough. After a morning making fish and chips, the tourists have a ripper of a time at a caricature class.
The group have a spring in their step as they go on a bouncy Kangoo tour of Rotterdam, before tasting the local tipple at a Dutch gin museum
It's day two, and the group have a spring in their step as they go on a bouncy Kangoo tour of Rotterdam, before tasting the local tipple at a Dutch gin museum
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At a boating lake a weighty issue sees the group make waves with the locals, revelations abound on the coach and it's feeding time at the zoo
The group arrive in Bielefeld and take on the sport of bossaball - volleyball on trampolines - before one tourist's temperature is raised after some close attention at a hammam
The tourists have their taste buds tickled by some rather unusual and exotic coffee beans, before Brendan drops some shattering news as they arrive to play ice-hockey
Day seven, Magdeburg. After a morning tobogganing one couple's relationship takes a turn for the worse over lunch.
Brendan enjoys himself more than most at a cabaret class before a city beer bike tour is interrupted by rain - as well as an urgent toilet stop. But there's no relief for one couple at the vote.
A morning ding-dong sees one couple take temporary leave of the coach. Bowling produces a shock winner and there's a surprise or two in store as the coach visits a cold war bunker.
Brendan's attempts to find a rural Polish farm are about as successful as the group's efforts at goat milking once they eventually arrive
After a surprise morning departure, the group get stuck into making lollipop lookalikes. A language lesson finds Brendan sweet-talking an angry tourist, but will the war of words continue at the vote?
The group arrive in Konin, where a three-time Olympian gives them a lesson in fencing. And a visit to a chocolate baths creates unbridled merriment.
Brendan uncovers his 'street' persona at an urban art class. Another new couple arrive before the group go full-throttle at the go-kart track. But one couple hit the skids at an emotional vote.
The group visit Poland's national football stadium. Things go with a bang at an immersive history lesson. And one couple's fate looks precarious at the vote.
Day 15. The rain in Lomza sees the British spirit in full swing during a sightseeing boat tour, and the group cut some mean shapes at a breakdancing class.
Day 16. Dark clouds engulf Brendan after bad behaviour overnight in the hotel, before the tourists make hay models while the sun still shines
Brendan snaps after another raucous night leaving the tourists stunned, and a memorable horse photography class sees the group pull some stunning poses
The coach is in the Lithuanian capital, Vilnius, and the tourists find their cultural level at a sculpture park. Will another couple be bidding goodbye at the vote?
A morning Tai Chi class reduces one tourist to hysterics, and the group battle through a boggy, insect-ridden swamp hike
On the final day of the trip the group try opera singing, with varying success. At an emotional vote, the winning couple are crowned.
A Baltic and Scandinavian adventure starts in Latvia with a hair-raising thrill ride and some encounters with local pottery
A tour of Estonian food through the ages isn't to everyone's taste, but a harmonica masterclass proves a big hit
The coach moves onto Rapla, where one tourist proves a formidable opponent for the Estonian Olympic wrestling team
The group spend the day in the Estonian capital Tallinn, where one tourist is banished to the naughty step by Brendan at a marzipan making class
The group enjoy a husky ride and a spot of wife carrying in the Finnish capital
The group gets stuck into some wakeboarding and then meet Rudolph and friends at a reindeer park. Some new arrivals make an instant impression on the group.
The group let loose in a folk dancing class, before unleashing their inner baker with a gingerbread making class
Brendan struggles to keep his cool on a chaotic canoe tour. And one of the group shows him up by falling asleep on a tour of the royal palace.
There's a spectacular gliding trip and some eclectic local beers on a brewery tour for the group
The group sample a fishy local delicacy and go on a castle ghost tour
The group have a swinging old time on a tree-top rope course in Karlstad before traditional Swedish sack fighting sees them gleefully take out their frustrations on one another
As the coach arrives in Nysäter the tourists become Vikings for the morning, rowing a longboat under the eye of a terrifying local. A life drawing class raises more than a few eyebrows.
Arriving in the fortress town of Fredrikstad, Brendan helps out a local guide with his tour before a rather unique poetry workshop, and there's big trouble at the vote
The coach pulls into the Norwegian capital Oslo and meets the colourful Olympic team for a game of curling. And there's more than sleight of hand at work at a magic museum.
A new couple make an impression before things get competitive at a game of frisbee golf. Brendan makes the mistake of crossing a particularly prickly character at a flower arranging class.
In Aalborg, Denmark, some new arrivals give the group a lift before everyone is on a sugar high making traditional sweets. And there's a lot of hot air on display at a glass-blowing class.
It's a day of highs and lows in Aarhus, Denmark. The group go scuba diving with sharks but it's no drop in the ocean for one tourist. But which couple will bottom out at the vote?
The group enjoy a bit of fresh air in Middelfart where they spend the morning whale watching - although one tourist's eye seems to be drawn to something else entirely
The coach rolls into Roskilde and the group are taught the basics of Viking combat. They wind down with a laughter yoga class, but the last yellow card vote is no laughing matter.
On the final day of the trip the coach drives to Copenhagen. Brendan adds a bit of jazz to proceedings with a scat singing competition before the group celebrate their last afternoon.
It's day one of a brand new tour as 14 fun-loving Brits begin the trip of a lifetime. The first stop is Split in Croatia, where one tourist make an instant impression, on a fortress tour.
In Omis, Croatia, there are teething troubles for Brendan as well as highs and lows for the tourists as they go rock climbing and make a local flat pie
In Makarska, Croatia, the group make waves as they slip and slide their way around an inflatable assault course at a local pool before things get fruity at a mandarin grove
After an early morning shock the group arrive in Bosnia and are taken on a war tour of the city of Mostar, where one couple seem a little confused about what sights might be on offer
In Dubrovnik, the group take the plunge at a paddle boarding lesson, and Brendan befriends some Australians at an a capella singing class
The coach arrives in Herceg Novi, Montenegro. One new couple make an early impression at a squid ink cookery class before the group spend the afternoon snorkelling off a boat.
In Budva, Montenegro, the group tackle a local tree-top rope course, and a prank nearly leaves Brendan grounded. A cocktail making competition sees some surprising results.
The group visit a local beekeeper and his hives in Bar, Montenegro, where there's quite literally a sting in the tail for one tourist
The coach arrives in Italy and the group have a smashing time in Bari learning the very local art of octopus curling - although not every couple is happy to take part
In Taranto, Italy, the group go sea fishing, then a sculpture caricature class raises much mirth, although not everyone likes their likeness, before Brendan ups the ante at the vote
At the start of the second day in Taranto, Italy, an angry Brendan asserts his authority, before the group try their hand at milking olive trees and pizza-making
In Lecce, Brendan gives the group a photo challenge, with mixed results, and a romantic folk dance reveals some intriguing dance techniques. But love is not in the air at the vote.
The tourists arrive in Greece by ferry at 4.30am, so Brendan wakes them up with an aerobics class. On Corfu, the group upset the locals when they go jet skiing.
A new arrival raises the level of knowledge and conversation as the group go sailing
Back on the Greek mainland, the tourists sample frogs legs and eels, but one couple wriggle into the group's bad books. Then the tourists go kayaking.
Unexpected talent is revealed when the tourists paint the beautiful stone bridge at Arta in Greece, but one couple are in for the brush-off at the vote
It's all Greek for the tourists when they have a language lesson in Messolonghi. Brendan's left with mud on his face as a spa turns out to be anything but a treat for the unimpressed group.
Brendan takes the group wrestling in Patras but things wrap up early after the experts witness the tourists in practice. And the coach gets stuck in a ditch on the way to a winery.
When it rains in Loutraki, the tourists' yoga class is shifted from the beach to the middle of a busy café, much to the locals' bemusement. And will everyone last until the final day?
The coach pulls into Athens on the last day of the tour. The tourists have a Greek percussion lesson and visit a sea turtle sanctuary, before the winner is crowned.
In Prague, love is on the cards, and beer, as well as Brendan's budget, head down the drain as the group take on an ancient bottling machine before emotions overflow at the vote
In Pelhrimov, the group creates a world record using a giant pencil at a museum of curiosities. More things are broken at a grass skiing class, meaning the trip's first visit to hospital.
The group get up close and personal in Brno at a contact improvisation class - with some finding it more pleasurable than others, but everyone is feeling rotten after a tear jerking vote
The coach rolls into Mistelbach, Austria, and the tourists rock out with some 21st century yodelling. Brendan takes the group to learn the survival skills of prehistoric man, with mixed results.
In Vienna, there's a visit to a chocolate factory and a Viennese waltz class, and a new couple make a sticky start on the coach. But one couple are really left in a whirl at the vote.
The coach rolls into Gyor, Hungary, and the tourists get hands on with fire. A water polo game sees one tourist literally get that sinking feeling, before more water works at a tetchy vote.
It's a battle of the sexes, as the group get locked up in Budapest, Hungary. Brendan makes the most of his tourists learning massage skills, but things aren't so relaxed at the vote.
Budapest, Hungary. A language teacher puts Brendan in his place. The wheels come off a bicycle tour as a surprise departure rocks the group, before another couple gets the yellow.
In Siófok, Hungary, the tourists put their best foot forward at a folk dancing lesson. A gory fish gutting lesson isn't one of for the squeamish, but will there be more carnage at the vote?
Maribor, Slovenia. Brendan discovers he's travelling with a bunch of screamers on an adrenaline filled toboggan run, and the group have some stomping success crushing grapes at a vineyard.
Brendan hopes a visit to the Museum of Broken Relationships in Zagreb, Croatia isn't an omen for things to come. Plus, there's a battle to the bitter end over one tourist at Knight School.
A disrupted night sees the red mist descend on Brendan as he dishes out the cards. In Karlovac, Croatia a dark horse is revealed as the group give aerial silk dancing a go.
Rijeka, Croatia. There's much hilarity as banana boating proves more slippery and speedy than expected, and some new arrivals are all in a whirl at a majorette class.
A cocky tourist gets his comeuppance as the group goes deep sea fishing in Novigrad, Croatia, and an Olympic gold medallist helps the tourists get to grips with clay pigeon shooting.
Disqualification and destruction abound as Brendan sets up a sandcastle competition in Grado, Italy, and there's much ado in tutus at an unusual beachside ballet class
Venice. The group get two-faced at a Venetian mask painting class, before they sit back, relax and enjoy a relaxing gondola ride. But is one couple steering into choppy waters at the vote?
Ferrara, Italy: The local castle is an empty vessel causing the distracted amongst the group to make the most noise. Balloon sculpting follows and one couple are left deflated at the vote.
It's a gastronomical day of delight in Bologna although a pasta chef brings back bad memories for one tourist. After struggles to get gelato-making licked, relations get frosty at the vote.
Bologna. After sheep-shearing at a local working farm, opera singing seems to hit the right note with the group but will they all be in tune when it comes to the final yellow card vote?
The last day of the trip, in Florence, sees a sculpture lesson with a grape-popping toga-clad Brendan playing model, before this tour's winners are crowned at an emotional final vote