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.
The Manor Country House Hotel
Set on the edge of the Cotswolds just outside the historic market town of Bicester and 5 minutes from Bicester Shopping Village. This historic country house hotel offers luxury accommodation 2 AA rosette awarded cuisine free Wi-Fi free parking a heated outdoor Swimming pool and tennis courts. … more >>
Rothesay, Strathclyde, Scotland
Mount Stuart is an exquisite Victorian Gothic mansion built in 1880 by Sir Robert Anderson for the wealthy 3rd Marquess of Bute. The Marquess wanted a house that expressed his recent conversion to the Catholic faith, and the house combined Venetian style with Gothic ideals, creating a very Victorian vision in red sandstone.
Best Historic Churches - Our top rated historic churches to visit in Britain
Lady Godiva - Fact and Fiction
Palace of Holyroodhouse - Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland
Paxton House - Paxton, Borders, Scotland
Ashridge Estate - Ringshall, Hertfordshire, England
Oxhey Chapel - Oxhey, Hertfordshire, England
Glamis Castle - Glamis, Tayside, Scotland
Haddo House - Methlick, Grampian, Scotland