The Tudor Travel Guide

Your Visitor's Companion to the Aristocratic Houses of the Sixteenth Century

Do you love taking in your history on foot, perhaps with a four-legged friend at your side? For me, it is combining two of the greatest pleasures in life. Often this way of taking in historic Tudor buildings opens up vistas on picturesque properties that you don’t see as a visitor arriving with the crowds, …

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Kenilworth Castle

Were Elizabeth I and Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, lovers? Now there’s a question that ignites a passionate debate. Whilst we will probably never know the truth of the extent of their physical relationship, no one would argue that through life, and even in death, they shared an unbreakable bond. Perhaps nowhere is more evocative …

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