John’s Tour Blogs

Touring advice and stories from John England Tours

WW2 Sites of South East England

Fascinated by Britain’s WW2 history? Join John England Tours and explore World War Two historical destinations in South East England. With our Tailor-Made Tours of South East England, we can...
Hever Portcullis

A Guide to Hever Castle

Beginning its life as a country house in the 13th century, Hever Castle is today most famous as the childhood home of Anne Boleyn. For anyone interested in Tudor history...
A view of Hever Castle in summer

Spring and Summer Historical Attractions and Events in South East England (2022)

English Tourism Week is upon us and with a new theme for 2022: “You’re Welcome!”. Yes, this year’s message is loud and clear. After a couple of testing years, English...

A Guide to Hampton Court Palace

Join John England Tours as we explore the dramatic history of Hampton Court Palace, one of England's most extraordinary royal palaces. Read more!

Dover Castle and the White Cliffs

Experience over a thousand years of British history at Dover Castle, Kent – the castle of castles.

Down House & Chartwell

On a single day, John England Tours will take you inside the homes of two of the greatest Englishmen ever to have lived: Charles Darwin and Winston Churchill.

Chartwell & Hever Castle

Located a mere five miles from each other, Sir Winston Churchill’s former home at Chartwell and Hever Castle, (once owned by the Boleyn family), represent two of the most important...

Leeds Castle & Canterbury

Over the course of one day, you will get to experience one of England’s most iconic castles and the spiritual centre of England, Canterbury.
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