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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!

Aerial image of The Eden Project, a travel destination and ecological park, an educational visitor attraction in a series of dramatic biodomes. They have the world's largest rainforest in an enclosed space. Credit to VisitBritain/ Jason Hawkes

Sustainable experiences via the Night Riviera Sleeper train

Monday 02 August 2021

Connecting London Paddington to Penzance, the Night Riviera Sleeper train is an eco-friendly way...

Rear view of woman and dog in a rowboat on the River Avon, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England.

Off the beaten track in Britain

Monday 23 November 2020

Britain is a patchwork of historic cities, expansive landscapes and picturesque villages, making...

Bleak House, Broadstairs, Kent, England

A literary trip across southern England

Monday 09 November 2020

Literature lovers looking for future travel inspiration can trace the footsteps of Britain's...

Foel Fenlli, Vale of Clwyd, on the Offa's Dyke Path.

Boats, bikes and automobiles: breathtaking ways to tour Britain

Friday 30 October 2020

From a landmark-filled voyage along the River Thames to road-tripping through Scotland’s awe-...

Five of the best… places for a digital detox in Hampshire and Dorset

Thursday 16 August 2018

For a relatively small island, Britain has a surprising number of places where you can switch...

The Best Tipples of South West England

Tuesday 07 August 2018

England's South West is famous for its scenic villages and dramatic coastline, but it’s also...

TASTE June 2018

Tuesday 05 June 2018

This edition of TASTE brings you VisitBritain's latest round-up of new restaurant openings and...

Bristol: England’s urban art capital

Monday 21 May 2018

This summer, Upfest – Europe’s largest street art and graffiti festival – returns to its home in...

Luxury that doesn’t cost the earth in south-west England

Wednesday 16 May 2018

Sustainable tourism is a hot topic right now, as the fight against plastic pollution gains...

7 British festivals foodies should visit in 2018

Monday 14 May 2018

Let the British food festival season begin! Come for the amazing food and world-renowned chefs...