Cycling in the New Forest


Britain at it's bestThe New Forest have made this great little video to demonstrate how easy it is to get around by bike in the New Forest.

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Nottingham's undiscovered caves


Britain at it's bestIt's easy to think of the city of Nottingham for being famous for nothing more than Robin Hood and it's lace heritage but few people know that city has a dark history, a mysterious underground cave system.

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There's a Dinosaur Isle?


Britain at it's bestWhen you think 'dinosaurs' you rarely think UK and yet a recent visit to the Isle of Wight left us feeling like we had missed a trick as our eyes were suddenly opened to a whole new world...

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Amazing London from 1924 to 2014 video


Britain at it's bestThis incredible fun little video combines footage of London from 1924 with today for an incredible insight into how things have (and haven't) changed!

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Dame Judi Dench introduces Hever Castle


Britain at it's bestHever Castle in Kent is a favourite of English Actress Dame Judi Dench. Have a look at this video and find out why!

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Magnificent Manchester Walking Tours


Britain at it's bestThe GBT Office's new interns were sent on a cultural day into our beloved Manchester City Centre with a brief to experience a day in the life of a Manchester tourist, here's what they got up to.

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Britain's Hidden Beauty - Shropshire


Britain at it's bestShropshire contains some of the most significant historical sites in the world as well as incredible scenery and some of England's oldest and best preserved towns.

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The wild ponies of an ancient New Forest


Britain at it's bestHome to wild ponies, deer and cattle, there's much more than you might expect to discover as we show you our photo diary of a visit to this ancient National Park.

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Promo video for cool Cardiff


Britain at it's bestAfter a recent meeting with the Cardiff Tourist office we were reminded just how great the city is. Rugby, Castles and Dr Who; there's more to this city than meets the eye!

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Glen Coe and the Scottish Highlands photo diary


Britain at it's bestWhen our GBT team took a sunset drive through the Scottish Highlands recently, we snapped a few shots along the way and thought we would share them with you.

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Beautiful Isle of Wight Coastline video


Britain at it's bestThe Isle of Wight is a beautiful Island that sits off the south coast of Britain. This little video takes you on a journey around some of the stunning coastline.

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There's something about Mary


Britain at it's bestHaving recently opened a seriously impressive brand new museum, the wrecked Mary Rose is in the final stages of conservation. Here is our report on a recent visit.

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Saturday Afternoon Cheshire Cream Tea


Britain at it's bestWe recently had one of those autumn weekends which was deliciously cold, clear and dry (a personal favourite type of weather!).

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A Great British Tradition - Blackpool Illuminations


Britain at it's bestNow, as you can imagine everyone in the Great British Trips office has their favourite (and least favourite) parts of the UK. For me a place that falls in my least is Blackpool, don't get me wrong, it is a great town I just prefer being out in the hills with my walking boots on! However, there is one time of the year that I do love to visit...

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4 Reasons the Lake District should not be missed


Britain at it's bestThere are not enough superlatives in my vocabulary to describe the scenery; particularly when visiting the Lakes in autumn. The leaves on the trees turning golden and orange against the backdrop of the lush green hills make this place more than idyllic...

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