21 Iconic Landmarks that define Modern Britain

If you’re frantically thinking about how to make the most of the last, lingering days of summer, but don’t want to jet off to foreign shores, then there’s plenty our beloved Britain has to offer.

Cornwall, the Lake District, Devon and the Scottish Highlands – as well as Ireland, across the water – are still our best-loved timeshare destinations in the UK.  While this summer may not have won any record prizes, there’s still time for an Indian one – cross everything!

So whether you’ve just got back from your summer break but still fancy a long weekend somewhere, or you haven’t managed to get away yet but don’t want to go abroad, earmark this list of Britain’s most amazing 21st Century landmarks.

From the giant eco domes at The Eden Project in Cornwall where you can learn about flora and fauna from all over the world, to London’s most exhilarating sightseeing attraction, The London Eye, there’s so much to see this autumn…the big question is, which would you pick first?

From cherished landmarks to majestic castles, here are 21 iconic landmarks that really define 21st century Britain.

Make these a must-see now…

1)    The Eden Project, Cornwall

2)    Angel of the North, Gateshead

3)    Coventry Cathedral

4)    The London Eye

5)    De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea

6)    St Pauls Cathedral, London

7)    Lincoln Cathedral

8)    Selfridges, Birmingham

9)    Albert Dock, Liverpool

10) Tate Modern, London

11)  Chatsworth, Derbyshire

12) Millennium Bridge, London

13) Lovell Telescope, Jodrell Bank, Cheshire

14) Whitechapel Gallery, London

15)  Turner Contemporary, Margate

16)  Grizedale Forest Sculptures, Cumbria

17)  Singing, Ringing Tree, Burnley

18) Blackpool Tower

19) Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

20) Edinburgh Castle

21) Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland

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