Places to visit during your weekend break

 What is there to do on your weekend break?

Because of the time restrictions, most weekend breaks are within 3 hours travelling time of home. There are the occasionbal wealthy romantics who whisk off their loved ones to Paris, Prague or other romantic destination but for most ordinary folk, a weekend break is a chance to getaway somewhere different for a change of scene.

Google can be most useful in displaying a list of local visitor attractions. Enter the phrase 'visitor attractions and the first half of your holiday destination postcode into Google to produce a list of places  nearby.

We can also provide a list of suggestions for places and events that you may wish to consider depending on the time of year.

Easter to the end of October

  • Theme Parks
  • Antique Fairs



  • Gardens, RHS Gardens, National Trust properties have beautiful gardens to visit.
  • Bluebell woods during late April and early May



  • Open gardens where the entrance fee goes to charity
  • Open air concerts
  • Air shows and Carnivals
  • Highland Games in Scotland



  • Bonfire and firework displays



  • Pantomine
  • Christmas Markets
  • Victorian Evenings
  • Shopping trips to cities and shopping centres for Christmas shopping