Queen’s doctors concerned for her health – says Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace have released the below statement regarding Her Majesty The Queen’s health: ”Following further evaluation this morning, The Queen’s doctors are concerned for Her Majesty’s health and have recommended she remain under medical supervision. The...
National Poetry Day 2018
It's National Poetry Day and we celebrate with five brilliant British poems Starting off with Fern Hill, a beautiful poem by Dylan Thomas, we celebrate National Poetry Day with excerpts from five British poems. Fern Hill...
Britain’s most spectacular stately homes
As these photos show, we have some gorgeous grand houses in Britain, from giants such as Blenheim Palace, Chatsworth and Highclere Castle to lesser-known gems From Downton fantasies to dreams of Mr Darcy, nothing captures...
10 Great British Quotes
Part of what makes Britain great is its wonderfully diverse people. Here, we round up quotes from writers who have captured the nation and its spirit perfectly.
BRITAIN’s top 10 Lewis Carroll quotes
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass are more than just children’s stories, they are also full of philosophy and truisms.
Visit the real Downton Abbey on a private tour
Visit the ‘real Downton Abbey’ and enjoy culture and fine-dining with British Heritage Chauffeur Tours.
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.
Take a video tour of the Cotswolds
Famous for its honey-coloured stone buildings and rural charm, the Cotswolds is a must-see for any visitor, and now you can take in the sights before you leave home The Cotswolds, which stretches from Chipping...
Beautiful photos of Oxford
With its prestigious university, established in the 12th century, and the city’s medieval centre, Oxford’s architecture led poet Matthew Arnold to nickname it the City of Dreaming Spires. Here are some of our favourite...
Beautiful photos of Shakespeare’s England
To celebrate the Shakespeare 400 – the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death – we take a photographic tour of Shakespeare’s England with VisitBritain.