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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16 days wonders of the UK tour


Britain at it's bestLast month a small group of visitors from Malaysia took a Great British Trip and had such a wonderful experience that they were keen to share their fantastic trip with the world. Here is our 16 day whistle stop tour itinerary.

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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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5 great things to do in Cambridge


Britain at it's bestOne of the oldest University cities in the world, Cambridge is one of our most popular destinations and you can find out why here.

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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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7 day Harry Potter Tour of the UK


Britain at it's bestIt can be difficult convincing a child that an English vacation is their ideal holiday, but our Harry Potter tour suggestion makes our old castles and villages suddenly far more appealing...

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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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The Great British Flag guide


Britain at it's bestAcross Great Britain you could see literally hundreds of different types of flags flying. Here is our run down of the most common and a little bit of background information for all you vexillologists!

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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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10 ways to see Britain on a budget


Britain at it's bestBritain is not always the cheapest country to visit so we've put together the 'locals' guide to saving money in the UK without compromising on quality.

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The Sound of Great Britain


Britain at it's bestCheck out Visit Britain's fab little interactive video in which you can create your own sounds of Great Britain.

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13 things every visitor to Britain should know!


Britain at it's bestWe've asked our overseas friends and compiled the ultimate list of 13 things that any visitor to Britain really should know before they travel!

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How to plan your own UK Tour


Britain at it's bestUseful advice, hints and tips for anyone thinking of planning their own tour to Great Britain.

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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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