Places of Interest

Dyrham Park, Gloucestershire

Make the most of summer and visit one of Britain's perfect picnic spots To the beach Surrounded by Tenby’s iconic string of pastel-shaded properties along the...

British Days Out - July - Henley Regatta

Stuck for ideas to keep the family entertained this month? Here are our top tips for things to see and do in the lovely...

Cotswolds

If you want to pack in plenty of day trips and cover as much terrain as possible, a road trip is the perfect way to spend your summer...

The Channel Islands might be small, but it is still possible to escape the crowds to find their wilder side. Here are five of...

Westminster Abbey and the River Thames. The London Eye in the background. Credit: Visit Britain

Prince William and Kate Middleton married at Westminster Abbey on 29 April in one of the biggest events of 2011. We look back at the...

King’s College, Cambridge, England. Credit: Julian Eales/Alamy

With exquisite architecture and wistful watery landscapes, Cambridgeshire is the perfect place for a weekend getaway. Marianka Swain explores Dreaming spires, unspoiled countryside and rich history: Cambridgeshire...

Penshurst Place. Credit: Peter Smith Jigsaw

More than just horticultural wonders, England’s historic gardens reveal our changing fashions and interests, as Diana Wright discovers The Prince of Wales has said “a...

The John Madejski Garden at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Credit: Morley von Sternberg

The Victoria and Albert Museum has just triumphed as the Art Fund’s Museum of the Year. Nicola Rayner discovers a few of its treasures With...

Minack Theatre, Cornwall

Nestled in a remote rock cluster in the caverns of Porthcurno, the Minack proves a theatrical experience akin to no other: a horizon-bending view...

Vindolanda Roman Fort. Credit: Creative Commons

The ongoing excavations at Vindolanda have revealed further evidence that the Roman Army had established a major metal working factory at the site The ongoing...