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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...

East Anglia is a place where the ghosts of the past remain intertwined with modern life
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...

Norfolk’s varied landscapes – the Norfolk Broads, Breckland, the Waveney Valley, the Fens and Norfolk’s beautiful coastline – are explored by photographer Doug Kennedy in...
Woolsthorpe Manor

Every schoolchild knows about the moment an apple fell on Isaac Newton's head and caused him to develop his famous theory of gravity, but...

East: Accommodation

Head for the trees and bring out your inner child with a stay in one of these amazing treehouses retreats.

The Landmark Trust has saved many smaller, yet noteworthy historic properties across Britain and turned them into stunning properties that are available as holiday lets. We discover...

East: Great British Buildings

Photographer Chris Steele-Perkins explores Holkham Hall in North Norfolk in his new book Holkham Estate in Norfolk is about 26,000 acres. Lord and Lady Coke...

East: Cities & Towns

East Anglia is a place where the ghosts of the past remain intertwined with modern life

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Britain’s Great Journeys knows that in life, the voyage is always as important as the destination. So why not allow us to transport you...

At the temperatures rise, it's time to find the best spots in Britain for wild swimming, al fresco. Discover Britain presents our top five

The Landmark Trust has saved many smaller, yet noteworthy historic properties across Britain and turned them into stunning properties that are available as holiday lets. We discover...

Political hero or regicidal villain, Oliver Cromwell still divides opinion nearly 400 years after he took control of England, having signed Charles I’s death...

Experts believe they have found the only surviving Michelangelo bronzes in the world.It was thought that no bronzes by Michelangelo had survived - now...

Angharad Moran If you’re on a quest to find an out-of-the-ordinary place to stay, here is our selection of some of Britain’s quirkiest accommodation options   Antony...

In Newmarket, the horse is king. Thoroughbreds have right of way, their own equine ‘pavements’, traffic light system and, it seems, monopoly of the...

Treat yourself to a Christmas break at one of these historic hotels where all the hard work is taken care of, leaving you to...

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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...

East Anglia is a place where the ghosts of the past remain intertwined with modern life
Woolsthorpe Manor

Every schoolchild knows about the moment an apple fell on Isaac Newton's head and caused him to develop his famous theory of gravity, but...

Head for the trees and bring out your inner child with a stay in one of these amazing treehouses retreats.