Live the fairytale and stay in a castle.
Historic self catering cottages across the UK
A directory of the most historic hotels in Britain
The Cutty Sark became a symbol of the China Tea Races in the late 1800s: built for strength and speed, she was one of the most impressive ships of her day…
Some powerful queens in English history, despite their influence on British culture, have been forgotten in the annals of time. One such is Queen Bertha, wife of King Ethelbert, instrumental in the bringing of Christianity to England…
Five Hollywood films have featured a character known as Hannibal Lecter, otherwise known as Hannibal the Cannibal. If legend is to be believed, when compared with the exploits of Sawney Bean, it may be more appropriate to call him Hannibal the pussycat!
Famous for the bloody battles of Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift, the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879 saw over 15,000 British troops invade the independent nation of Zululand in present-day South Africa.
The discovery of the Americas by Prince Madog who landed in Alabama in 1170.