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.
Tufton Arms Hotel
The Tufton Arms Hotel is a small, intimate, luxury hotel in Cumbria, situated in the centre of the charming medieval town of Appleby-in-Westmorland. Appleby is rightly regarded as the jewel of north west towns with its wide elegant main street Boroughgate, ancient church and grand castle all looped by the … more >>
Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland
One of the great castles of Britain. The oldest part of Edinburgh Castle dates from the Norman period. The Great Hall was built by James IV, and nearby are the Royal Apartments with pine panelling and gilded and painted plasterwork. The castle houses the Honours of Scotland, the Stone of Destiny and Mons Meg, a famous 15th century cannon, plus several military museums.
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
Calton Hill Folly Group - Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland
Callendar House - Falkirk, Central Scotland, Scotland
New Lanark World Heritage Site - New Lanark, Strathclyde, Scotland
Linlithgow Palace - Linlithgow, Lothian, Scotland
Museum of Oxford - Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Warton Old Rectory - Warton, Lancashire, England