Lake District

Long hikes in remote valleys, adventurous excursions scrambling high rocky ledges or strolling lakeside market towns, there’s a short break in the Lake District with just the elixir you’re looking for.

Here are some suggestions for getting outdoors in this beautiful part of the country. For more, see our Britain page.

Wye Valley

Discover an under-visited part of the country set on a landscape formed by a meandering river that skirts imposing ruins and wooded valleys. Throw in some quirky market towns and you’ve got the recipe for a great short break in the UK.

Read about our top experiences in the Wye Valley. For more, visit our Britain page.


Walk the halls of English history and the trails in bucolic countryside; have a proper pint in a real pub and enjoy the charming villages of the Cotswolds.

Discover what makes the Cotswolds the ideal weekend getaway. For more visit our Britain page.

South Coast

Explore one of the most scenic coastlines anywhere while discovering craft breweries, atmospheric ruins and rejuvenated seaside towns.

Discover what the south coast of England the ideal location for a getaway in the UK. For more visit our Britain page.