Get inspired to travel this winter

Winter has officially arrived, and even though the nights are drawing in, there's still a selection of sensational fun to be had across the UK. Check out our handy guide below to make the most out of the festive season.

Trip inspiration

Whether you're looking for an action-packed day filled with family adventures, to sample this year's Christmas market offering or to take on a bustling city trip, here's a few ideas to get you thinking...

Christmas Markets

Bristol German Christmas Market

6 November to 22 December 2015

Bristol's German Christmas Market returns for its 7th year, offering a quaint mix of stalls and traditional food outlets. Visitors will enjoy a Christmas Nativity pyramid, giant advent calendar and beer gardens, as you wonder along bustling streets festooned with Christmas lights.

Christkindelmarkt in Leeds

13 November to 20 December 2015

One of the most established German Christmas Markets in the UK, Christkindelmarkt, Leeds is situated in Millennium Square - a must visit attraction for all the family.

Birmingham Frankfurt Christmas Market

12 November to 22 December 2015

Birmingham's Frankfurt Christmas Market and Craft Market is the largest in Britain. Visitors can Browse over 180 stalls, including traditional crafts, gifts and food outlets, and enjoy the feel of a small village within the heart of the bustling city centre.

Bath Christmas Market

26 November to 13 December 15

In the centre of Bath, you'll find one of the best festive events in the UK, and arguably the most beautiful. 170 traditional wooden stalls are set against the backdrop of this picturesque spa town, including arts, crafts and delicious food.

A Taste of London

19 November to 22 November 2015

A treat for foodie lovers everywhere, East London's Tobacco Dock will transform into a delicious culinary wonderland for four days this November. Described as the 'world's greatest restaurant festival', the characterful setting of East London's Tobacco Dock is the perfect backdrop to sample some of the best grub in the UK this Winter.

Oxford Christmas Market

10 December to 20 December 2015

Travel to Oxford and enjoy the festive atmosphere at Oxford's authentic Christmas Market. Indulge in gingerbread and mulled wine wile you wonder among the quaint stalls and stands. One of our top picks this winter, and definitely worth a visit.

East London's Tobacco Dock will transform into a foodie wonderland for 4 days of winter eating, drinking and entertainment.
Come along and enjoy the festive atmosphere at this beautiful and authentic Christmas Market. Indulge in gingerbread and mulled wine, sing along to Christmas carols while finding that special present.

Open From 10 Dec 15 to 20 Dec 15
Open From 10 Dec 15 to 20 Dec 15

City trips


The vibrant heart of Birmingham, England's second capital city, is just a comfortable coach journey away with our fantastic Day Return deals.

If you're looking to experience authentic British tradition, culture, shopping and entertainment, there's really no better place to visit than this lively, diverse city.


Packed with award-winning city centre attractions, breathtaking coast and countryside plus a cultural scene to rival the capital, you won't be short of things to do here.

A haven for shoppers, music fans and families seeking fun, Liverpool is a friendly city that welcomes millions of tourists each year.


As one of the most visited cities in the world, London needs little introduction. With such a wealth of attractions; from art and history to food and culture, you'll be spoiled for choice as to how to spend your day. From historic buildings such as Buckingham Palace and Tower Bridge and attractions like the London Eye and Madame Tussauds, London is a city that offers a memorable experience to any visitor.


A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Bath invites you to explore its unique mix of stunning architecture, rich heritage and rolling countryside.

From relaxing, natural spa's to high-octane family fun, acres of Royal gardens and picturesque coastlines and beaches, Bath offers the perfect break for visitors, no matter what you're looking for.

Adventure days

Motor Safari, Cheshire

Ever fancied zooming through stunning countryside on a quad bike or 4x4? Now's your chance! Here's where you can learn to ride, before relaxing in accommodation ranging from bushcraft-style lodges to a five-star hotel.

Centre Parcs, UK-wide

Often billed as "the ultimate UK family adventure break" Centre Parcs blends the very best in both adventure and relaxation to offer the whole family the perfect break. A thrilling mix of outdoor activities, action challenges and watersports are complimented by relaxing saunas and spas, set in five beautiful locations across the UK, including Bedfordshire, Wiltshire, Suffolk, Nottinghamshire and Cumbria.

Go Ape, UK-wide

Get in touch with your inner Tarzan! If you're looking to live life a little more dangerously, while having fun with friends and family, this is the break for you. With 28 Go Ape adventures dotted around England's spectacular forests, all ages can enjoy Tree Top Adventures, Forest Segway Safaris and a forest-wide Zip Trekking Adventure.

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