Known for its sprawling valleys and the ancient monument of Stonehenge, Wiltshire is also famous for the Cherhill White Horse that is carved into the hillside outside of Calne. The area abounds with archaeological history, and includes the Neolithic henge of Avebury as well as other World Heritage sites. The county is also home to Salisbury Cathedral and another treasure is the Palladian gem of Lydiard House and Park in Swindon.

Enjoy a relaxing stay at The Hillside Cottage in Wiltshire

The Hillside Cottage, Wiltshire is the perfect place to enjoy a trip away to relax. Here’s what makes this cottage so special… Sponsored post Wiltshire is a fantastic county in the South West of England…

Explore the wonders of Wiltshire

Words: Jane Gifford With its timeless landscape of chalk hills and gentle valleys, and an array of chocolate-box villages and stately manors, Wiltshire is brimming with charm Situated in England’s rural West Country, Wiltshire is…

Bailiffscourt Hotel and Spa, West Sussex

Top 10 things to do in the British summer holidays

School’s out – great for your little ones but not so great for you once they start climbing the walls. Here’s our guide to some great British days out to make the summer holidays go…

Sunrise at Stonehenge

Explore our best ancient sites from Stonehenge to Sutton Hoo

We look at some of our most mysterious landmarks cared for by the National Trust

7 best places for afternoon tea in the Cotswolds

From the best cucumber sandwiches to the daintiest cakes, we’ve picked some of the most charming spots in the Cotswolds for the most British of pastimes

Wilton House Salisbury Wiltshire

The sights of Salisbury

Salisbury is a historic treasure trove; the perfect “city in the countryside”


Salisbury insider’s guide: Spires and squires

Home to the tallest cathedral spire in Britain, Europe’s oldest-working clock and the world’s best-preserved Magna Carta, Salisbury is a historic treasure trove; the perfect “city in the countryside” Most English cathedral cities are much…