The Heart of England

A Guide to the Best of Southern England

The inspiration of authors from Austin and Hardy to Shakespeare.  A land steeped in history with culture and castles as reminders of its impressive past.  A land of garden walks, moated castles, rocky shores and ancient ruins, this is the land that has inspired untold stories and the birthplace of England.  Come visit the distictive cultural feel of Wessex England


Wessex Travel

The countryside of Western England is one of the most beautiful and inspirational places in the world.  The area is awash in beauty and history, and here are some of our favorite places to visit:

Wells - The Cathedral City


Bath - The Roman baths are the center of this beautiful town

Sherborne Abbey

Glastonbury - The home of Arthurian Legend



Corfe Castle

Let us know if there is any places from Wessex we should add; especially if you have pictures ;)


"A merely realistic dream country."

- Thomas Hardy -