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.
London, Greater London
Hazlitt's occupies three historic houses in Frith Street just off Soho Square. When these were built in 1718 there were no elevators. There still aren't but they have updated the plumbing installed ensuite bathrooms and replaced most of the candles with electricity. This Soho home of the 18th-century essayist William … more >>
Linlithgow, Lothian, Scotland
Annet House tells the story of Linlithgow and its people. The museum is set in a late 18th century merchant's house a short stroll from Linlithgow Palace. Behind the museum is a restored garden called The Rigg, full of plants common in the 18th century.
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
National Museum of Scotland - Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland
Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh - Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland
Museum of Edinburgh - Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland
Scott Monument - Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland
Newhailes - Musselburgh, Lothian, Scotland
National Flag Heritage Centre - Athelstaneford, Lothian, Scotland