LakeDistrict

Inspiration

The enchanting landscape and intriguing heritage of Britain has inspired kings, queens, authors, poets and artists for thousands of years, owing to its rolling hills, crystal clear lakes, rugged coastline and beautiful ancient monuments.

Boasting 25 UNESCO World Heritage sites,  hundreds of dramatic castles and some of the most stunning countryside in the world, it’s little wonder that millions of visitors fall under Britain’s spell every year.

Britain's breathtaking New Forest was created by William the Conqueror in 1079 to serve as a hunting ground

Hall's Croft, Stratford

Romantic literary British escapes

Whisk your loved one away on one of these British escapes with a literary twist, including fairytale castles, quaint cottages & glorious landscapes

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Dunnottar Castle, Scotland

Best places to visit in Scotland 2017: FREE GUIDE

Want to discover more about Jacobite history, explore the romantic ruins of Orkney and Loch Ness or go on a Scottish whisky tour? Then download the Scotland 2017 Guide, brought to you by BRITAIN Magazine and VisitScotland

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Savoy, London, Afternoon Tea

5 of the best… afternoon teas in London

We’ve picked the finest treats London has to offer if you’re in the mood for a classic English afternoon tea

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Hill Top, Cumbria, Beatrix Potter

5 places to celebrate Britain’s literary heroes

From the Brontë sisters to Beatrix Potter, a visit to Britain is a great opportunity to explore the home life of the brilliant authors we all love.

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Tintagel

King Arthur’s Cornwall: Tintagel and beyond

In the new issue, we explore the mythical landscape of Cornwall’s north coast and the legends of King Arthur at Tintagel. Here’s a pretty pictorial taste of what’s in store…

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The Royal Opera House, London

5 of the best: London theatre hotspots

London’s theatre scene is at the heart of the capital’s creativity and a world-class show is a must-see for many visitors to the city. Here we explore the best spots to sample a theatrical treat.

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fireworksMA

Five of the best Bonfire Night celebrations 2016

Remember remember the 5 November with our pick of this year’s best firework displays across the UK.

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The Tower of London

Get a FREE London audio walking tour

We’ve teamed up with DK, publisher of the new Eyewitness Travel Guide: London 2017, to bring readers a FREE London audio walking tour.
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Buckingham Palace Credit: VisitBritain/Britain on View

10 fantastic quotes about Britain

Part of what makes Britain great is its wonderfully diverse people. Here, we round up quotes from writers who have captured the nation’s spirit perfectly.

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Shaftesbury Avenue, London

25 best things to do in London

London is the most visited city in Europe and its delights are almost endless from royal palaces to cutting-edge culture. Here, we pick the 25 things every visitor must see.

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