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.
Mercure Shakespeare Hotel
Located in the town centre, it is close to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Shakespeares Birthplace and other attractions. Shakespeares birthplace, Warwick Castle, Heritage Motor Museum, Broadway Halls, Croft New Place, Mary Ardens House, Blenheim Palace and Coventry Cathedral. The Tudor facade and original stone floors in the hotels reception suggest … more >>
A lovely town on the Camel Estuary in north Cornwall, Padstow is famous for the annual appearance of the Obby Oss (Hobby Horse). In a ceremony that dates back to pagan times, this May Day festival may be one of the most ancient customs still practiced in England.
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
Paignton - Devon, England
North Hinksey Conduit House - North Hinksey, Oxfordshire, England
St Cybi's Well - Llangybi, Gwynedd, Wales
Little Malvern Priory Church - Little Malvern, Worcestershire, England
Stratfield Saye, St Mary's Church - Stratfield Saye, Hampshire, England
Hartland, St Nectan's Church - Hartland, Devon, England