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 29 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.

Guide to Edinburgh: From Auld Reekie to the New Town

From the cobbled medieval streets of the Old Town to the elegant Georgian thoroughfares of the new, Scotland’s historic capital is well worth your time. Words by Henrietta Easton Here’s our city guide to Edinburgh…

Win a luxurious stay on a historic estate

We’re offering you the chance to win a luxurious stay for you and a guest at the historic Monkey Island Estate in Berkshire Berkshire is known for its royal connections, and Monkey Island, near the…

The March/April 2024 issue of BRITAIN is here!

Welcome to the March/April issue of BRITAIN! Here’s what to expect from the new issue… As the days lengthen, our thoughts always turn to the seaside. This issue we explore the beautiful Suffolk coast, where…

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The National Gallery London celebrates its 200th birthday

The National Gallery celebrates its 200th birthday in 2024. Discover the evolution of this London icon, from its surprising origins to its plans for this landmark year London’s National Gallery, which celebrates its 200th birthday…

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Royal hobbies

From medieval jousting to King Charles III’s penchant for hedgelaying, discover the hidden royal hobbies of our kings and queens Words by Neil Jones Royal hobbies: King Charles III King Charles III is renowned for…

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Royal Berkshire: County of Kings

Berkshire’s royal seal of approval stretches back to the time of William the Conqueror. Soak up the ages-old pageantry and ceremony at Windsor Castle, but don’t miss this historic county’s quieter side Royal Berkshire What…

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The Suffolk Coast: The picturesque seaside resorts and rural villages at England’s eastern edge

We explore the picturesque seaside resorts and rural villages of the Suffolk coast at England’s eastern edge Words by Catherine Jones The Suffolk Coast With its long stretches of sand and shingle beach, historic towns…

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The best London shows for 2024

Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a life-long Londoner, London is always a vibrant place to be – and with an array of spectacular shows on stage this year, 2024 is going to be very…

The best places to eat in London: The 2024 hotlist

From outdoor medieval markets to the coolest new spots for rooftop cocktails and bottomless brunches, here’s our pick of the best places to eat in London in 2024 The best places to eat in London…

Britain’s Best Luxury Hotels 2024: Get your copy now

Britain’s Best Luxury Hotels 2024 is a brand-new annual guide celebrating the pinnacle of British hospitality, get your copy now! When it comes to British hotels, service is everything. From the old-world approach to hospitality…