Countries on both sides of the Channel are planning events to commemorate the turning point of WWII.
It can be difficult to rouse any enthusiasm for venturing beyond the building.
Spending 17 hours in economy class, flying 14,498 kilometres, is a challenge.
It's the week before Christmas, and at Chatsworth House, many creatures are stirring, but nary a mouse.
The Mayflower was built in 1948 and still sports the original apple-green British Rail livery.
With so many culinary choices, it's great to have an expert narrow the field.
To mark the 25th anniversary of the opening of the Channel Tunnel, here are 25 facts about the modern engineering marvel.
Every sports fan should make a pilgramage to these six iconic sporting locations.
For many, this is the base of many adventures, and what a beginning, for England's vast and bloodthirsty history is intertwined in our own. Let imaginations run wild during visits to intact castles, mysterious ancient standing stones and quaint seaside villages. Wonder at the eccentricities and obsessions of its characters, from tea to tennis. And don't forget to sample its more modern day culture such as music and comedy that lie in a class of their own.