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.
Dingwall, Highlands and Islands
In days of old, only the Laird or the Chief of the Clan could enjoy a relaxing stay in a Scottish Highland Castle. Nowadays, times have changed. At Tulloch Castle Hotel, you'll be made as welcome as the Laird himself, to sample the splendid hospitality, comfortable surroundings and superb food. … more >>
Ford, Northumberland, England
This delightful early 13th-century church stands beside Ford Castle, with views to the River Tweed and Scottish border. In the nave is the 13th-century grave slab of a knight and another of a Northumbrian piper. Look for the tomb of Lady Waterford, the famous Victorian artist.
Best Historic Churches - Our top rated historic churches to visit in Britain
Lady Godiva - Fact and Fiction
Etal, St Mary's Chapel - Etal, Northumberland, England
Elsdon - Northumberland, England
Eglingham, St Maurice's Church - Eglingham, Northumberland, England
Corbridge Bridge - Corbridge, Northumberland, England
Chillingham, St Peter's Church - Chillingham, Northumberland, England
Old Man of Stoer - Stoer, Highlands and Islands, Scotland