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.
The Crown Inn
Nestling in the Cotswold village of Frampton Mansell lies the Crown Inn. A seventeenth century cider house that is steeped in history and is, quite simply, a perfect village pub. A truly picturesque building, it encapsulates everything a quintessential English pub should be - roaring log fires, delicious, traditional, home-cooked … more >>
Gilsland, Cumbria, England
On the east bank of the River Irthing stand the remains of a Roman bridge built on the line of Hadrioan's Wall. The bridge is now completely on dry land, and a modern footbridge takes walkers across the river and along an extremely well-preserved section of Hadrian's Wall to Birdoswald Roman Fort a short distance away.
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
Willowford (Hadrian's Wall) - Gilsland, Cumbria, England
Cockermouth - Cumbria, England
Egremont Castle - Egremont, Cumbria, England
Abbotsbury Abbey - Abbotsbury, Dorset, England
Bank's East Turret (Hadrian's Wall) - Banks, Cumbria, England
Hare Hill (Hadrians Wall) - Hare Hill, Cumbria, England