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.
A Jacobean Manor tucked away in its own secret valley.Hidden away in a wooded hollow just beneath the wild tors of Dartmoor, Lewtrenchard is a house virtually untouched by time. The original manor was mentioned in the Domesday Book, but todays impressive Jacobean dwelling, set in its own shrub filled … more >>
Castle Rising, Norfolk, England
A short distance from the Norman fortress of Castle Rising stands St Lawrence Church, begun around 1140 by William D'Albini, Earl of Suffolk. The west front is a superb example of late Norman architecture and within the church is an even earlier font with carved figures of three grinning cats.
Best Historic Churches - Our top rated historic churches to visit in Britain
Caithness Travel & Heritage Guide - the best of north east Scotland
The Test Valley - Idyllic villages and historic attractions in Hampshire's Test Valley
Coltishall, St John the Baptist Church - Coltishall, Norfolk, England
Steeple Gidding, St Andrew's Church - Steeple Gidding, Cambridgeshire, England
Swaffham Prior, St Cyriac & St Julitta - Swaffham Prior, Cambridgeshire, England
Cotham, St Michael's Church - Cotham, Nottinghamshire, England
Swaffham Prior, St Mary's Church - Swaffham Prior, Cambridgeshire, England
Worth Matravers, St Nicholas Church - Worth Matravers, Dorset, England