The city of Bath is a melting pot of grand design, with golden limestone edifices that show off the very best of Saxon, Roman, Neoclassical and modern architecture. As a result, Bath is the only British city to achieve World Heritage status. Built on the only hot springs in the UK, and considered throughout history to be a restorative retreat, the Roman Baths are still one of the city’s main attractions.

Visit No. 1 Royal Crescent, Bath

Visit the only dressed Georgian house, No. 1 Royal Crescent, in the historic city of Bath Sponsored post No. 1 Royal Crescent is a magnificently restored townhouse museum where you can explore fashionable life in…

Bath on screen

The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Bath has been the scenic backdrop for many big and small screen productions, most recently in ITV’s current series Belgravia and McDonald and Dodds. Get your fix of the…

Jane Austen, portrait

BRITAIN’s top 10 Jane Austen quotes

Here, we gather her greatest pearls of romantic wisdom from one of Britain’s best-loved writers. Here are our favourite Jane Austen quotes.

The UK’s Top 10 Christmas Markets

Over the festive period, hundreds of magical winter wonderlands crop up all over the UK, which we’ve narrowed down to the top ten

Bath Spa Mist

Beautiful Bath

Take a look at some of the gorgeous imagery that clearly establishes why Bath is Britain’s foremost spa town.

Queen Victoria

Famous Royal Visits to Spa Towns

Spa towns have always enjoyed a close relationship with royalty. Whether as distinguished visitors, trendsetters or patrons, royal guests played a large part in bringing Britain’s spa towns into popularity.

Bath in 100 objects

The museums of Bath have nominated the most significant objects in their collections for ‘Bath in 100 Objects’ The objects tell the story of the people of Bath and their achievements, and the evolution of…

Guide to Christmas Shopping in Britain

If you’re dreaming of a traditional white Christmas, of fairy lights, festive atmosphere and seasonal shopping, here’s our guide on what to buy and where to go