The #1 Staycation for City, Coast and Country
Plan a guaranteed WOW visit with family or loved ones with the Canterbury visitor guide.
Find out the full holiday potential of this UK destination and make the most of it this summer.
Looking for a seaside swim? How about a sunset walk on the beach? Or perhaps you fancy gourmet dinners al fresco? Canterbury has all the makings of a one-of-a-kind last-minute getaway.
Take the kids on a day trip packed with interactive UK heritage, coastal activities and classic holiday attractions. Or maybe take someone special to some of the most romantic coastal viewspots you’ll find anywhere in the country.
Whatever you expect from a UK day trip in Summer 2015, make sure you include Canterbury at the top of the list.
Order your Visit Canterbury holiday brochure now for weekend day-trips and last-minute holidays.
An island holiday close to home
Beautiful skies, a crisp sea breeze, golden sands and no crowds….
Visit Alderney for the perfect island holiday this summer.
You can cycle, walk, fish, sail through picturesque landscapes you won’t find on the mainland. Their unique, untouched coastal spots are perfect for a day out with family and friends.
See beautiful wildlife in it’s natural glory, dive into absorbing local history or pamper yourself with the pleasures of contemporary indulgence – whether museums and galleries or fine dining and luxury spas, Alderney delivers a UK holiday you won’t forget in a hurry.
Discover the possibilities and prep for your trip and order the official 2015 Visit Alderney brochure.
Love a little history with your holiday? Visit Carlisle
Carlisle is the ultimate attraction for UK heritage and history. Hadrian’s wall country is packed with unforgettable places to visit with family and friends – from ancient Roman forts and castles to medieval events and festivals.
Lose yourself in secluded country hotspots with plenty of walking trails and unmissable World Heritage sites – perfect for a last-minute UK holiday to the country.
And with an indulging range of top gourmet restaurants, local accommodation and an upcoming Tom Jones concert, there’s plenty of extras to enjoy at the end of the day.
Plan an off-the-beaten-track UK holiday with the 2015 Discover Carlisle brochure.
Where to go sailing in the UK
Sun’s out, guns out!
Plan for the sun with holidays by the sea in Gosport.
Some of the best beach holidays in the UK take place in Gosport. Watersports, sailing and seaside antics await whether a weekend stay or a day trip.
If you prefer to stay inland, a lush, green landscape is yours to wander. Go walking in the countryside through miles of gorgeous coastal woodland – perfect for romantic walks with loved ones or last minute breaks.
Order the 2015 Discover Gosport brochure for seaside holidays in the UK and world-class sailing trips.
Visit Brighton this summer for the perfect beach holiday
We’ll show you why 2015 is the best year yet to visit this famous seaside town.
Beautiful, creative and diverse, Brighton is the ideal place to enjoy unique events and a creative atmosphere. New and never-before-seen exhibitions and performances will be taking place – perfect for casual visitors, families and people looking for something new.
Offers, news and free apps will help you enjoy a last-minute holiday or weekend visit however you want to. Take the kids, a love one or friends to relax and unwind your way.
But make sure you sign up to the official Brighton eNewsletter first to make sure you make the most of it.
Offers and events from Visit Kent
Possibly the best UK beach destination there is?
Kent’s coast and country is definitely up there in the seaside holiday food chain.
The Visit Kent 2015 holiday brochure offers every idea you’ll ever need to get away for Spring and Summer this year. Exhilarating watersports and clifftop activities will get your adrenaline pumping – luxury spa resorts and gourmet fine dining will leave you feeling pampered.
For family holiday ideas or inspiration on a romantic getaway, this visitor guide is all you need. Ancient monuments, local heritage and one-of-a-kind landscapes give you the full package.
Sign up to unmissable Visit Kent 2015 events and offers for UK trips you’ll want to take every weekend.
Did you know we had our very own personal Caribbean? In Poole…
Britain’s holiday harbour, perfect for summer holidays, breaks on the beach and family adventures – particularly ones where you take out to sea.
Take a ferry and island hop between sunny islands and golden sands, enjoy a secluded country retreat by the coast or frolic with the kids at Poole’s many attractions.
The 2015 Poole visitor guide lists local accommodation and day trip ideas to help get you planning your summer holiday or spring break.
So get ahead of the crowd and visit our answer to the Caribbean in this famous harbour and peninsula. Order the 2015 Poole holiday brochure here.
Adventures round every corner in beautiful Nottingham
Treat your kids to a fun family holiday or easy weekend away in Nottinghamshire.
The 2015 Nottingham holiday brochure will give you new ideas on how to spend time away with your loved ones. Whether a luxury hotel break, a guided Robin Hood tour or an indulgent country retreat, Nottinghamshire offers unique attractions perfect for quick UK getaways or Easter holiday day trips.
You can make the most of a city centre that is developing every day. Unique events and timeless attractions guarantee to fill your days with extras, indulgences and family fun.
Order the 2015 Experience Nottingham visitor guide for ideas on how to spend your next weekend away.
A younger you – with a bit of pampering on the side?
Yoga, meditation, tai chi and whatever else gets you away from the humdrum of everyday is what this brochure is about.
These breaks provide the perfect setting to relax and unwind. Professional classes, a huge array of locations and the opportunity to indulge yourself in the infinite possibilities of exploring your consciousness – all to help your mind & body reach its full potential.
Perfect for stress, anxiety, fatigue, aches and pains, these holidays will have you feeling younger and stronger than you’ve ever felt.
So order the HF Holidays brochure now for inspiration on how to unwind.
Soak up Britain’s undiscovered gem
South Devon’s beautiful bay treats you to a relaxed, holiday atmosphere you usually only find on the continent.
Sprawling sea views form the backdrop as you lounge on soft, sandy beaches, eat al fresco with loved ones or wander cobbled paths in a charming country town.
You’ll wonder why you’ve never been before. This undiscovered UK destination will tick whatever holiday box you need – whether a weekend away, a day tip or a quick stroll along the coast.
Get your free 2015 English Riviera brochure here to take the perfect trip this year.