Lake district, Cornwall and Highlands Holiday Destinations
Posted: Jun 03 2016
With the economy still sluggish, new fines for taking children out of school for holidays and an increased appetite for the offerings of nearby trips, staycations are growing in popularity and highlighting the wonders of our very own lands. The most popular destinations for Brits to enjoy a UK holiday are the Lake District, Cornwall and the Highlands.
Uk travel has never been so appealing with the offerings of 3 unique accommodation options, low cost travel and a multitude of activities and entertainment to suit staycationers of all ages. Cornwall has long been the favourite UK destination for domestic holidaymakers, adored for it’s sublime beaches, fascinating history, unrivalled family entertainment options and the warmest of welcomes. Staycationers can enjoy a caravan, chalet, hotel, campervan or tent holiday for small change in comparison to foreign breaks and arguably receive more for their money.
Granted, the UK might not offer guaranteed blistering heat but what we lack in sunshine, we make up for in attractions and scenic beauty. Cornwall offers an abundance of things to do and visitors of all ages will be spoilt for choice. Whether it’s enjoying a children oriented activity, a Cornish tea, lazy day on the beach or exhilarating visit of one of the RNLI stations, Cornwall is one of the most inviting and exciting UK destinations. In a recent poll, the Lake District ranked second to Cornwall as the most desired staycation destination in the UK.
Again, this is an area of outstanding beauty and countless activity options. The hospitality throughout the Lake District is exceptional, allowing visitors to absorb a homely atmosphere in every setting. Water Sports enthusiasts are sure to be in holiday heaven whilst visiting the Lakes as the sporting, boating and experience offerings are countless. Couple this with a multitude of traditional pubs, quaint eateries and exceptional accommodation options and the perfect staycation is found.
Polling in third position was the Highlands and it’s no surprise that this gorgeous destination ranked so high in the UK’s most favoured areas. The rugged scenery, invigorating wilderness, Scottish hospitality and traditional domestic holiday activities make the Highlands an ideal destination for families and lone travellers alike. The Scottish Highlands offer visitors the opportunity to enjoy a low-cost alternative to foreign holidays whilst providing just as many cultural differences, local delicacies and memory making experiences as any other international country.
With costs minimised, activity potential enhanced and the opportunity to keep your car with you, staycations are rapidly becoming the desired holiday choice for those seeking memorable, exciting trips in some of the most beautiful settings in the world.
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