From the stunning mountain scenery of Snowdonia to magnificent medieval castles, ancient monuments on Anglesey to sacred St David's and wonderful coastal walks:
For over 15 years, the Britain Express family have toured England, Scotland, and Wales, visiting historic sites, taking thousands of photographs, and sharing our passion for Britain with the world. We love exploring the the UK, and hope that whether you're a Brit or a tourist, you'll take every chance to discover British history and landscape for yourself, and enjoy the wonderful heritage that awaits in every corner of this wonderful country. Get inspired - Explore Britain's Heritage!
Most of our family travelling is done via stays in self catering cottages, where we can unwind a tour one area in-depth for a week or even 2 at a time.
History of Britain - the full text of the 1912 book
What makes England so ... English? From hedgerows to the history of tea, pastimes to traditional crafts.
Our look at the lives of famous people in art, architecture, science, and literature.
The Black Swan Hotel
The face of this charming 45-room country hotel is an interesting composition of Tudor Rectory, Elizabethan Coaching Inn and Georgian House, creating a veritable maze of lounges for guests to enjoy. The newly awarded two rosette Rutland Restaurants offers three sumptuous menus for dinner including our daily changing house menu, … more >>
Bakewell, Derbyshire, England
A superb medieval church, begun by William the Conqueror's illegitimate son, and featuring a wealth of carved Saxon stone, a pair of Saxon churchyard crosses, and the ornate tombs of the Vernon and Manners families of Haddon Hall. One of the finest parish church in Britain.
Best Historic Churches - Our top rated historic churches to visit in Britain
Caithness Travel & Heritage Guide - the best of north east Scotland
Lincoln walking tours - self guided tours of historic Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Old House Museum - Bakewell, Derbyshire, England
Cromford Mills - Cromford, Derbyshire, England
Revolution House - Old Whittington, Derbyshire, England
Masson Mills - Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, England
Edensor - Derbyshire, England
Ilam Park and Hall - Ilam, Staffordshire, England