LAST MINUTE GET AWAY
Are you in need of some vitamin D? Or perhaps just a relaxing get-away? If you've not yet found your perfect break, whether it be a beach holiday with the family or a countryside retreat in the hills, don't panic! We've sourced an array of the best last minute holidays to tempt you.
We Are Family
School's out for the summer, so it's time to round up the troops, pack up the car and head for a week away with the little ones! Why not opt for a lovely break in Berwick-Upon-Tweed in Northumberland? There’s something for everyone - take a trip to the coastline, make the most of the kids' clubs and enjoy live music, comedy and restaurants - it's a one-stop shop for family fun.
Berwick, Northumberland, prices range from £423, with Heaven Holidays
Just The Two of Us
Perhaps you're celebrating a birthday or anniversary, or maybe you’d just like a romantic getaway with your other half. Whatever the occasion, why not set your sights on a holiday to the tropics of the Caribbean and explore an island, such as Barbados? We're talking cocktails on the beach, idyllic scenery and finding your rhythm learning to limbo!
Fairmount Royal Pavilion Hotel, prices from £1554, with Kuoni
Ready, Set, Ski!
If you've got a taste for adventure, why not hit the slopes and head for the mountains with a hand-picked Whistler ski break? Whether you're a snowboarder, skier or a first-timer, get ready for an adrenaline-fuelled holiday in the snow!
The Coast Blackcomb Suites at Whistler, Canada, from £943pp, with Virgin Holidays
Big City Life
Fancy a change of scenery but want to stay a little closer to home? Then why not take a trip to Edinburgh? Delve into Scottish culture and visit Arthur's Seat, The Balmoral or take a tour of the highlands. If that’s not enough, you can enjoy sampling traditional 'haggis, neeps and tatties' all washed down with the finest whisky or if you’re brave enough, warm up your windpipes and have a go at playing the bagpipes!
Three Star, The George Hotel, Edinburgh, with £157.50pp from Super Break
Relax, Take It Easy
If the working week has left you feeling a little frazzled, why not escape with a sensuous spa weekend? A summer spa break at the Cambridge Belfry Hotel is the ideal place for you and a friend to sit back, relax and let any worries float away as you're preened and pampered to perfection!
2 Night Summer Spa Break, The Cambridge Belfry Hotel, from £177pp with Spa Seekers
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