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 Moody Goose at The Old Priory
Midsomer Norton, Somerset
The beautiful Old Priory Hotel dates back to medieval times (1152AD) and offers guests a delightful place to stay in the heart of Somerset. Lovingly preserved, the hotel features a wealth of character and charm in the form of inglenook fireplaces, flagstone floors and oak beams. This ambience, combined with … more >>
Grindleford, Derbyshire, England
The 15th century gatehouse, now a chapel, is all that remains of a medieval manor house. Padley is linked to a pair of Catholic martyrs, arrested here in 1588 and executed in Derby for high treason. The original stone altar was found buried in the garden in 1939 and reinstalled in the chapel.
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
Oxford, St Giles Church - Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Caudwell's Mill - Rowsley, Derbyshire, England
Monyash, St Leonard's Church - Monyash, Derbyshire, England
Eyam, St Lawrence Church - Eyam, Derbyshire, England
Bakewell, All Saints Church - Bakewell, Derbyshire, England
Old House Museum - Bakewell, Derbyshire, England