Cities & Towns

Highgate Cemetery

Explore the corners of the capital with the help of these three classic and contemporary novels, writes Florence Sheward HIGHGATE Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger Her...

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...

Shambles, York

Katie Gregory and Steve Pill take a stroll along the prettiest roads in Britain to uncover charming architecture, chequered histories and cinematic vistas SHAMBLES York, Yorkshire...

With miles of unspoilt sandy beaches and a culture all of its own, there is more than one reason why Blackpool remains a firm...

Aerial view of Bournemouth

The jewel in England’s south coast, Bournemouth is a gorgeous Victorian spa town steeped in history, heritage and attractions.  With seven miles of golden sands and...

Knole house, Kent

Kent in south east England dazzles with more historic houses and castles than any other county. Within a day’s horse ride from London, the Garden of...

Knives and forks at the ready as we take a look at the long history behind the delicious range of traditional pies associated with...

Clouds Hill, Dorset

With authors across the centuries finding inspiration around the Dorset coast and countryside, discover the areas they called home and the locations that inspired...

The library at The Gore Hotel, London

Quintessential British hotel The Gore is a winning combination of sumptuous style and rock ‘n’ roll history First impressions Among the grand Kensington townhouses which line...

Churchill War Rooms

There’s more lurking below London than just tube tunnels and tracks. Here, experts at The London Pass uncover some what lies beneath.