We know who explored new worlds, conquered mountains and sailed oceans.
But who discovered Britain?

In this fascinating series by the BBC – “Great British Journeys” – Nick Crane, the renowned expert cartographer, historian and explorer, asked this vey question and investigated eight epic and challenging journeys, following in the footsteps of Britain’s greatest explorers. Nick used a timeless Velorbis Churchill Classic gents bicycle for part of his journey throughout the UK.

 

We know who explored new worlds, conquered mountains and sailed oceans.
But who discovered Britain?

In this fascinating series by the BBC – “Great British Journeys” – Nick Crane, the renowned expert cartographer, historian and explorer, asked this vey question and investigated eight epic and challenging journeys, following in the footsteps of Britain’s greatest explorers. Nick used a timeless Velorbis Churchill Classic gents bicycle for part of his journey throughout the UK.