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.
Derby, Derbyshire, England
There's plenty to see in this local museum focused on Derby's history. Perhaps the most impressive exhibit is the Ceramics Gallery, but there are further displays on the military, social, and natural history of Derby and Derbyshire as a whole, See a collection of historic clocks and fine art by local artists. Perhaps unexpected in a local museum is a pair of Egyptian mummies! The art gallery has the largest collection in the world of works by the 18th-century artist Joseph Wright, a native of Derby.