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Presenting VisitBritain's look at the biggest topics and trends across Britain right now! You can also discover new hotel openings and refurbishments in the Accommodation Update, and the latest restaurant launches in the Taste Update – all designed to whet the media’s appetite!

The Eden Project is a huge park open to the public. It has two huge biomes, which create a tropical and temperate zone under which millions of plants now grow. Opened in 2001, it is a major visitor attraction in England.

Like Cornwall's coastal beauty, love its sustainable traditions

Friday 30 April 2021

With its sandy beaches, smuggler’s coves and scrumptious seafood, Cornwall is renowned for its...

Woman walking past street art on Brick Lane, London, England.

Unmissable walking routes in British cities

Friday 30 April 2021

Britain’s cities are fabulous on foot. Whether it’s a saunter though London’s creative East End...

Fat Tire Tours, cycle tours of London

Explore Britain’s cities on two wheels

Friday 30 April 2021

Travelling by bicycle is a fun, fast and eco-friendly way to discover Britain’s major cities,...

Anne Hathaway's Cottage and Gardens. Exterior view of a thatched cottage and gardens where Anne Hathaway, wife of William Shakespeare, lived as child. Farmhouse with thatched roof. Pathway going through garden. Managed by Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. Tra

Shakespeare’s England - an Elizabethan-inspired itinerary

Monday 19 April 2021

From grand palaces frequented by Queen Elizabeth I to the home of William Shakespeare, reminders...

Group of people paddle boarding on the River Thames, Richmond, London, England.

The Culture of the Thames

Wednesday 31 March 2021

From world-famous boat races and regal palaces to large-scale art installations, the shores of...

The Royal Albert Hall, London. A round concert hall and memorial to Prince Albert, built by his Queen Victoria, in the 19th century

Celebrating 150 years of the Royal Albert Hall

Wednesday 31 March 2021

London’s legendary Royal Albert Hall is...

City Social Restaurant, London, England. Dining table with place settings and wine glasses

Incredible chef’s table experiences in Britain

Tuesday 23 March 2021

From bespoke menus to plush private rooms, chef’s table experiences provide a tantalising...

Delamere Forest in Cheshire

9 enchanting forests and arboretums in Britain

Monday 15 March 2021

Whether whizzing along woodland trails, embracing a loch-side stroll or enjoying the view from a...

V&A Dundee, Scotland

9 cultural exhibitions for 2021

Monday 08 March 2021

Britain’s cultural calendar is packed with world-class exhibitions in 2021, and with 15 April...

The city of Bath, a UNESCO historic world heritage site, and a town full of visitor attractions. Georgian architecture. Houses made from the locally quarried Bath stone.

11 Bridgerton-themed tours in Britain

Monday 22 February 2021

The record-breaking Netflix series Bridgerton has inspired audiences around the world...