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We're spilling the beans on the coolest places to visit in England and sharing expert advice from those in the know. Stick with us as we get under the cobbled streets, rolling fields and beaches that make up this fine country, showcasing the country's hidden gems and reminding you about the famous sites and experiences that are on your doorstep.

Muncaster Castle on Halloween

Five gruesome murders in historic homes

by Louie.kenyoncrockett

September 21 2016 in History & heritage

England is full of beautiful castles, grand stately homes and impressive halls. Many of these have rich histories, filled with intrigue and mystery, as well as some more unsavoury stories of murder, deception and revenge. This autumn, why not head out to explore…

Warwick Castle

Things to do this weekend: Pagan tales and royal banquets

by Louie.kenyoncrockett

September 15 2016 in Things to do

Explore the finer side of dining this weekend with freshly caught mussels in Devon, or a medieval feast in Warwick. Craving some intrigue? Then why not visit Bristol for an education on England’s pagan folklore and ancestry, suggests Danielle Jones. 

Things to do this weekend: Thrifty tips and gorilla runs

by Louie.kenyoncrockett

September 12 2016 in Things to do

Keep this weekend cheap and cheerful with a frugal festival in Yorkshire, or head to central London to see an army of gorillas run by. If you’re near Norfolk then why not step back in time to the 1940s suggests Danielle Jones

10 places you didn’t know were dog friendly

by Louie.kenyoncrockett

September 5 2016 in Things to do

Dogs are often a huge part of the family, and there are many places across England that you can visit for a typical dog-friendly visit. Here at VisitEngland we have scoured the country for surprising places you can take your furry friends. Words by Danielle…

Heritage Open Days

by Louie.kenyoncrockett

August 31 2016 in Things to do

Heritage Open Days is here again will be taking place from 8 - 11 September, so we’ve rounded up the best events taking place as part of the heritage festival. 

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