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Escape the Everyday

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From captivating cities to picture-postcard countryside and a history where myths and legends collide, there's nowhere quite like Britain.

Explore history you can touch as you wander the ornate halls of stately homes and trace the footsteps of clans and kings in Edinburgh. Find stories you’ll share, of ground-breaking creative works at the Liverpool Biennial or grand Old Masters in London’s National Gallery. Rediscover views you’ve missed as you roam landscapes immortalised in postcards, film and poetry for centuries, from the sparkling waters of the Lake District to Cornwall’s golden beaches. And taste traditions you’ll savor, like the scent of fish and chips and the sweet aroma of scones at afternoon tea. From places you’ve dreamt of to locals you’ll remember, Britain has all you need to escape the everyday.

Escape the everyday in Britain

5 ways to escape the everyday in Britain

Escape to...views you've missed

Escape to…the great outdoors

Escape to...stories you'll share

Escape to…art and culture

Escape to...history you can touch

Escape to…history and heritage

Explore Britain in 360

Chatsworth House
London's Icons by Bike
London's Christmas Lights
Conwy Castle
Royal London
London Afternoon Tea Bus
Rosslyn Chapel
Anne Hathaway's Cottage

Not sure where to go?

Northern Ireland

The Dark Hedges in Ballymoney, a key Game of Thrones filming location.
From the Giant’s Causeway to Game of Thrones, get swept up in a world of ancient myths, modern-day legends and the vibrant buzz of Belfast.


Twilight view of the Tower of London from across the Thames River with a pink sky
As you venture from bustling cities to blooming beautiful gardens, the iconic land of Big Ben, Banksy and bangers & mash doesn’t disappoint.


 A man jumping across a stream making an ascent of Pen yr Ole Wen, Snowdonia, Wales
Step into a land of dragons, of world-renowned choirs, championship rugby, and some of the most spellbinding scenery Britain has to offer.


Loch Ness in den schottischen Highlands
Discover a country where ancient castles guard mysterious lochs and emerald glens, and where the local spirit is as warm as the welcome.

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