The Best Weekend Breaks For Summer 2018

Summer’s approaching and there’s no better time to take advantage of the sunshine with a weekend getaway. Here are some of the best places to visit.

Peak District

Rolling hills, gorgeous scenery, and vintage shops are just some of the appeals of the Peak District. There are historical hotels to stay in, which are close to all the antique shops. You’ll also find some incredible British pub food. It’s a relaxing weekend break, with plenty of places to see and stay.


History lovers flock to Bath each year to enjoy the cities architecture and spas. The most famous place is the Thermae Bath Spa where you can enjoy the hot waters as the Romans and Celts once did. You’ll find a range of places to stay as well as hearty British food on offer.


If you enjoy cultural cities, then you have to see Oxford. There are plenty of museums, including the Ashmolean and Natural History Museum. There’s a wide range of restaurants, from Italian to Moroccan tapas. It’s an incredible experience to walk around the town centre and see the famous University.


Fancy a cream tea? Nowhere does it like Cornwall. It’s known for the delectable fudges, clotted creams and jams, but there are also plenty of attractions to see. The Idle Rocks offer a peaceful getaway, and there are many castles to see. A trip to the fishing village will provide you with an excellent meal too.

Scottish Highlands

There’s the most beautiful scenery here and words can’t describe it. It’s a walking holiday, with stunning mountain ranges to coastlines you won’t be disappointed. A mix of pub food and fresh fish are on offer as well as Scotland’s infamous shortbread.