Central Great British Buildings

Oxford University is one of the country’s most famous historic institutions and, for many, it is the very epitome of Britishness. We take a look at its iconic views.

The University of Cambridge, founded in 1209, is the second oldest university in the English-speaking world and many of its colleges, which span the 13th to the 20th century, are architectural gems

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.

With the summer holidays in full flow, here’s our guide to a great days out the whole family can enjoy.

Among the picturesque fells and valleys of the Lake District national park, Angharad Moran discovers a host of glorious historic estate gardens that have...

If you’ve been enjoying the BBC’s remake of ‘Poldark’, the romantic saga set in 18th-century Cornwall and based on the novels of Winston Graham,...

Explore the dramatic ruins of this important Civil War landmark, a fortress which hides many secrets. Dominating the setting as you cross the Trent...

Learn more about the life and work of Sir John Vanbrugh, who, without any training, went on to outshine the most respected architects of...

In a quiet corner of rural Northamptonshire, on the edge of an idyllic hamlet made up of golden stone cottages surrounded verdant pastures and...

Ros DoddOnce an engine room of the British empire, Birmingham has come a long way to claim its place as one of the world’s...