In Pullman class, it's all about comfort all the way to Windsor.
These hotels are stylish, fun and offer a sterling mix of history and modernity.
Don't expect sunshine, take time out for a chat and don't panic - there's always a pub nearby.
London's known for its grand museums, but here are some tiny and quite bizarre ones you might have missed.
Sherlock Holmes' creator never wanted a museum commemorating his character, but it's well worth a visit.
It may be known as “the poor man’s Chelsea” but Battersea is undergoing a reinvention.
All sorts of misfortune has beset Britain's wondrous cathedrals.