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.
Headlam Hall Hotel & Spa
Barnard Castle, County Durham
An independent 17th century country house hotel spa & golf course set in beautiful gardens and surrounded by its own rolling farmland in picturesque Teesdale. Located mid-way between Darlington and Barnard Castle and just a 10 minute drive from the A1 at Scotch Corner. This AA … more >>
Helperthorpe, Yorkshire, England
St Peter's church in Helperthorpe is a Victorian building designed by GE Street from 1871 for Sir Tatton Sykes II. The church stands within a small graveyard edged by a retaining wall, like a little enclave cut off from the outside world. The original Street church was extended in 1893 by Temple Moore.
Best Historic Churches - Our top rated historic churches to visit in Britain
Lady Godiva - Fact and Fiction
Fimber, St Mary's Church - Fimber, Yorkshire, England
Old Man of Coniston - Coniston, Cumbria, England
Cockermouth All Saints Church - Cockermouth, Cumbria, England
Egremont - Cumbria, England
Carlisle Cathedral - Carlisle, Cumbria, England
Tamar Otter & Wildlife Centre - North Petherwin, Cornwall, England