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.
Thatched Cottage Hotel
Built in 1627 the timber-framed Thatched Cottage combines all modern essentials with old world charm in historic and garden rooms. Located in the village of Brockenhurst and 3 minutes walk from Brockenhurst train station in the heart of the New Forest National Park within easy walking distance from the … more >>
Ripon is a pretty town on the banks of the River Ure in North Yorkshire. The town is known for its superb medieval Minster church that was later made a cathedral. There was a monastery here as early as the 7th century, when St Wilfrid built the first church, but the current cathedral dates to AD 1080, with 13th century additions.
Best Historic Churches - Our top rated historic churches to visit in Britain
Lady Godiva - Fact and Fiction
Ripley Castle - Harrogate, Yorkshire, England
RHS Garden Harlow Carr - Beckwithshaw, Yorkshire, England
Harrogate - Yorkshire, England
Knaresborough - Yorkshire, England
Dryburgh Abbey - Melrose, Borders, Scotland
The Hirsel Estate & Homestead Museum - Coldstream, Borders, Scotland