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 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 and 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.
Whitley Hall Hotel
Whitley Hall is an ivy-clad 16th century mansion that provides an elegant and romantic setting for any occasion. Relax in this historic and fashionable hotel and enjoy the tranquil grounds of the surrounding estate. The gardens rise around the picturesque house and are planted with fine oaks and other mature … more >>
Beckwithshaw, Yorkshire, England
Harlow Carr is a 68-acre garden run by the Royal Horticultural Society, based around a 19th century spa. One of the most popular features is the longest streamside garden in England, a colourful, sinuous garden that winds its way through the property.
Best Historic Churches - Our top rated historic churches to visit in Britain
Lady Godiva - Fact and Fiction
Harrogate - Yorkshire, England
Knaresborough - Yorkshire, England
Dryburgh Abbey - Melrose, Borders, Scotland
The Hirsel Estate & Homestead Museum - Coldstream, Borders, Scotland
Mertoun House Gardens - St Boswells, Borders, Scotland
Coldstream Museum - Coldstream, Borders, Scotland