Staycations round up 2016

2016 is almost through, and what a year we’ve had exploring the UK.

From Scotland to the West Country, the Snaptrip team has been spending their hard-earned holiday days exploring the length of the UK. We love to shout loud and proud about how awesome staycations are; and not without good reason. Whether visiting family or simply enjoying some well-earned down time, here’s a quick round up of where we’ve all been this year.

    • Cornwall: Padstow, Newquay, The Lizard
    • Devon: Torquay, Ilfracombe, Woolacombe, Croyde
    • Dorset: Bournemouth
    • Scotland: Dunbar, Edinburgh
    • Oxfordshire: Cotswolds, Oxford
    • Yorkshire: The Yorkshire Dales
    • The Lake District
    • The New Forest
    • Matlock Bath, Derbyshire
    • Jersey
    • Shrewsbury, Shopshire
    • Bristol
    • Brighton, East Sussex
    • Cambridge

Without hoping on a plane or a ferry, you can find yourself stunning beaches, endless countryside or even ski resorts. Who knew staycations had so much potential? No matter what you are looking for, there is bound to be a staycation for you. From Sean’s trip to Bournemouth, to Mai’s insider knowledge on Shrewsbury and Will’s Scottish adventure, you can find our top tips on where to go and what to do in these stunning corners of the UK.

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Whichever part of the UK you’re exploring, cottages can provide a home away from home. Choose from cosy cottages with a fire placepet friendly cottages for you and your dog, or even cottages within an hours drive of your front door. No matter where you go, from the best family holiday destinations to the top active holiday spots, we wish you all the best for you 2017 staycations.


About Harriet

Hi I’m Harriet, one of Snaptrip’s content team. My job is to scout out all the best places to go; and then share those secrets with you so you can have the perfect, fun-filled UK break. My favourite UK spot is the Cornish coast and I can’t resist a yearly trip to The Lizard. When I’m not crafting content you’ll find me escaping the city to go running in the countryside or wild swimming in the UK’s lovely rivers and lakes.