Attractions

The water maze at Hever Castle in Kent

Get lost in Britain’s best mazes at stately homes

From mystical labyrinths to planted puzzles of twists, turns and dead ends in stately home gardens, Lawrence Alexander gets lost in Britain's best mazes  There's a scene in Jerome K. Jerome’s classic Three Men in...

Waddesdon launches exclusive tours of a private Rothschild garden

Keen gardeners and historians will be able to visit the walled garden at Eythrope for the very first time  New tours are being launched at the walled garden at Eythrope in May. These exclusive events...

Captain Cook Country: explore the charming Yorkshire towns that shaped the explorer

Captain James Cook changed our perception of world geography. We explore the Yorkshire towns and villages that shaped one of Britain’s most famous explorers One day in 1746 a 17-year-old youth arrived in Whitby on...
Kenwood House also known as the Iveagh Bequest, a 17th century former stately home set in tranquil parkland by Hampstead Heath.

London’s Historic Parks

Known as the lungs of London, the capital’s parks and green spaces are steeped in history For centuries, London’s many parks and green spaces have been providing the capital’s inhabitants with a recreational refuge from...
Grasmere in Cumbria

On the trail of William Wordsworth

Following in the footsteps of William Wordsworth, Lawrence Alexander explores the poet’s beloved Grasmere and other Lake District haunts On the evening of 15 April 1802, Dorothy Wordsworth, sister of the poet William, wrote her journal as...
St Michael's Mount harbour

Top 10 seaside attractions

Explore remote areas of our coastline, uncover our rich maritime heritage and enjoy breathtaking scenery with our pick of the best things to see and do beside the sea 1. Mount Bay The Benedictine priory of St...

Britain’s oldest theme park turns 175

Opened shortly after a visit by Queen Victoria, the historic amusement park Blackgang Chine is a cultural treasure In 1843 one Alexander Dabell hatched an ingenious plan to turn a spectacular 500-foot-deep gorge on the...

BRITAIN’s top 5 London outdoor attractions

Get the best out of summer in the city by heading to these great spots where your entertainment is served up with a dose of sunshine.
Half-timbered buildings along Friar Street, Worcester

Our guide to Worcester

This Midlands city offers medieval architecture surrounding one of England’s prettiest cathedrals Set close to the dramatic Malvern Hills and astride the River Severn, Worcester has been attracting visitors for centuries. With a history that predates...
Salcombe from Snapes Point

5 of the best places to stay in Devon

With two coasts and an interior laced with pretty English country gardens contrasted with wild moorland, Devon makes for a beguiling getaway One of England’s largest counties, Devon’s centuries-old harbours, secluded smugglers’ coves and picture-perfect...
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