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.
Amberley Castle - Relais & Chateaux
Amberley, West Sussex
Hidden away for 900 years near the picturesque village of Amberley in the chalk South Downs, Amberley Castle is a magnificent historical treasure that offers a truly unique experience. Through the Portcullis and 60 ft curtain walls you will find beautiful landscaped gardens, fine examples of medieval architecture and an … more >>
Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland
A beautifully restored 15th century house on Edinburgh's Royal Mile, home to religious reformer John Knox for the last few months of his life. There are large tiled fireplaces and wonderful painted and panelled rooms, plus objects linked to Knox and John Mossman, a wealthy goldsmith who owned the property before Knox.
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
Hatfield House - Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
Highclere Castle - Newbury, Berkshire, England
Osterley Park - London, Greater London, England
Hutton le Hole - Yorkshire, England
Hartland - Devon, England
Rosslyn Chapel - Roslin, Lothian, Scotland