Everybody deserves a break or a getaway at some point throughout the year, and what better time to pack up and relax away from home than the Summer months.
Often it’s a matter of where you should head to, abroad is often the first choice, but with that often comes it’s own issues, and especially during the Summer months when prices conveniently soar.
Maybe looking somewhere a little closer to home is the more appropriate alternative? Whether its a short weekend away or a prolonged week stay, there’s plenty to do during a staycation in the UK and best of all, there are no flight delays, gate delays or lost luggage issues to deal with.
The UK offers some of the best sights to see as well as relaxing and exciting attractions throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland that are perfect for all. Discovering what is close to your doorstep is only a click away and with some of the best discounts on breaks and holidays across the UK available to Health Service Discounts members, there’s almost no excuse to be sat at home this summer.
1 in 3 opting to staycate this year
There are a number of reasons why the Great British staycation is having a resurgence, particularly among millennial’s. The biggest of which is probably the B word, but overall people are looking to the UK for an opportunity to get away, with self catering holidays offered by the likes of Hoseasons topping many peoples lists.
The UK has so much to offer, from cosy woodland escapes with Forest Holidays, to breaks at favourite cities up and down the country, take in the sights and history of all of what the UK has to offer with a staycation.
For those looking for the ultimate tourist trip around some of the most scenic parts of the UK, Shearings Holidays is the largest escorted tour company, with over 40 locations throughout the UK, all ready for you to discover a bit more and create a staycation to remember. From guided tours to luxurious hotels, NHS staff can claim an exclusive discount on UK coach holidays.
For those looking for a little bit more entertainment and more of a non-stop fun filled weekend, Butlin’s weekend breaks are becoming an increasingly popular way of enjoying a fantastic weekend with all the family.
From live music to new adventures, during half term and the Summer holidays Butlin’s comes alive, and with an extra £20 discount for NHS staff, there’s no better time to take advantage of what the UK has to offer this summer and indulge in a fun adventure at Butlin’s.
Whether you’ve booked your summer holiday yet or you’re in the process of planning, there may be some uncertainty or hesitation thanks to the continuous talk of Brexit – the dreaded B word again.
But with the majority of future travel plans looking likely to remain, it’s understandable that there could be some anxiety among travelers, and the expectation of staycations will increase. Those with reservations over Brexit can take advantage of the best UK holidays and discover that there’s more on your doorstep than you may think.