Lake District

We're in the running for an award at the BTAs - and your vote could help us win The British Travel Awards - the Oscars of...
Pitmaston

A celebration is a sacred thing. It’s an opportunity for loved ones to make time together to honour a special moment in their lives,...
Eilean Donan Castle, Kyle of Lochalsh. Credit: Shabaz Majeed, Scotland in Photographs

Scotland is a beautiful country of wild landscapes, mist shrouded mountains and dramatic green hills that go for miles. Here we share a taster of...
Torquay Harbour. Credit: Getty Images

Agatha Christie, the best-selling crime novelist, based many of her stories around her home on the English Riviera (South Devon), we look at some...

Titan has been taking UK travellers around the world for almost four decades, and now also offer an impressive and growing range of superb...
Lavenham Priory

WIN a two-night luxury stay in Lavenham, Suffolk, and enjoy boutique style with medieval surroundings in historic Lavenham
St Davids, Wales

This St David’s Day we follow in the footsteps of the 6th century bishop who became Wales’s patron saint and visit the beautiful and historic sites connected to his story...

Find out where you can celebrate Burns Night in style up and down the country

Accommodation

Lucknam Park, Chippenham

For five-star luxury in a country house setting and just a stone’s throw from historic Bath, you can't go past Palladian mansion Lucknam Park,...
Millbrook, Crickhowell, Brecon Beacons

Want to snuggle up in style with your beloved? Here is our pick of five of the most romantic retreats you can escape to...

Great British Buildings

Blenheim Palace

April 18 marks World Heritage Day, a time to reflect on the cultural significance of international monuments and sites. To celebrate, here is a gallery of our favourite British UNESCO...

Cities & Towns

Distant view St. Cross in Winchester, Hampshire. Credit: travelbild/Alamy

Hampshire was the beloved home of Jane Austen for much of her life. On the bicentenary of the author's death, we explore the county that shaped...

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A bowler hat. Credit: RTimages/Alamy

Picture Winston Churchill, Charlie Chaplin, or the quintessential English gent on his way to work in the City. What are they wearing on their...
The Dovecote in the Walled Garden at Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate, Norfolk. Credit: National Trust Images/Andrew Butler

Packed with features, hundreds of attractions, events and heritage sites, the BRITAIN 2017 Guide is your must-have handbook for exploring every corner of the...
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword on location at The Bealach Applecross Scotland. © 2017 Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc. All rights reserved

Guy Ritchie’s King Arthur: Legend of the Sword has hit the big screen this week. Featuring the varied landscapes of Wales, Scotland and England, the...
Twr Mawr lighthouse on Llanddwyn Island, Anglesey, North Wales. Credit: Adam Burton/Alamy

As Wales celebrates the Year of Legends in 2017, we explore the country’s rich tradition of myth and magic. For a small country, Wales is...
The formal gardens behind the main Elizabethan house of Longleat in Wiltshire. Credit: T.M.O.Travel/Alamy

In the June/July 2017 issue of Discover Britain we explore the mystery of some of Britain’s iconic areas, from crime-writer Agatha Christie’s South Devon to our guide...
Fowey Hall, Cornwall

From a lighthouse overlooking the Irish Sea to château in a fairytale setting, we highlight five of the best sea view stays in the UK CHATEAU...
Exmoor hills overlooking Porlock Bay

Somerset, the picturesque southwest English county, has regularly attracted visitors more attuned to all things mythical and mystical. We explore the region and discover...
Greenway House. Credit: Andrew Butler/National Trust

Enter our competition for the chance to enjoy a luxury trip to South Devon If our feature on Agatha Christie’s Devon has tempted you to explore...