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.
Gleaston, Cumbria, England
Gleaston Mill is a restored watermill built in 1774, but there has been a mill on this site since at least the 13th century and perhaps as early as the 11th century. See the restored 18th-century waterwheel and wooden-toothed cog wheels, plus a fascinating exhibit on rural life.
Best Historic Churches - Our top rated historic churches to visit in Britain
Dock Museum - Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England
Skelghyll Wood - Ambleside, Cumbria, England
Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall - Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England