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.
Phyllis Court Club
A large country house property steeped in history on the banks of the Thames with extensive elegant and individually styled function rooms and Grade II listed Grandstand Pavilion run to the highest standards. Easy access via road by M4/M40 and within 10 miles of Heathrow. … more >>
Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria, England
Dalton castle is a medieval peel tower, or fortified tower, built at the upper end of Dalton in Furness High Street. It was constructed by the abbot of powerful Furness Abbey in the early 14th century following a devastating raid by Robert the Bruce and his Scots. The castle features displays about medieval armour, local history, Furness Abbey, and artist George Romney.
Best Historic Churches - Our top rated historic churches to visit in Britain
Lady Godiva - Fact and Fiction
Rutter Force - Great Ormside, Cumbria, England
Sion Hill Hall - Thirsk, Yorkshire, England
Dob Gill Waterfall - Wythburn, Cumbria, England
Drumburgh Castle - Drumburgh, Cumbria, England
Crosscanonby, St John the Evangelist Church - Crosscanonby, Cumbria, England
Castle Crag - Rosthwaite, Cumbria, England