How will you be ringing in the New Year? If you’ve got no plans yet but are hankering after an escape from the norm to welcome in 2018, look no further. From spa breaks by the sea to parties in some of Europe’s hottest cities, there’s a break to suit you, whether you’re a couple, family or solo traveller. The best bit? All these getaways cost less than £300, so they won’t break the bank. Happy New Year! Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK . Read more from Yahoo Style UK: 12 UK cottages to cosy up in on New Year’s Eve 10 beautiful winter destinations you can fly to in under four hours The best European cities to visit during the winter
You don’t need to go too far to find a place that appears even more beautiful in winter – there are plenty of beautiful winter destinations only a quick flight away. Some are all the more alluring at this time of year because they are blissfully free of summer crowds, while others look even prettier with a dusting of snow here and a scattering of Northern Lights there. From Iceland and Ibiza to Malta and Morocco, here’s our pick of the places that are even better when the mercury drops – and they can all be reached in under four hours from the UK. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK . Read more from Yahoo Style UK: The best European cities to visit during the winter Best Christmas markets around the world to visit in 2017 The best countries to visit in 2018
From Cornwall to Cumbria, here’s our pick of the best UK Christmas breaks if you can’t - or don’t want to - be at home.
There are hotels, and then there are the most ridiculously amazing hotels you could possibly imagine. How about a night on your very own military fort? Or lapping up luxury as you watch fish swim past your underwater suite? From Dubai to Devon, there are some incredible places to rest your head. Earn some serious bragging rights by checking in to one of these. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK . Read more from Yahoo Style UK: 12 of the best places to experience autumn in the UK 12 of the best hotels with pools in the UK The real-life locations that inspired Disney films
A short hour-and-a-bit flight from London and a free, speedy 7-minute train journey from the airport to the centre, Geneva is one of the easiest European cities to get to – making it the perfect weekend getaway. The food’s good, the weather’s pretty similar to here (which makes packing a doddle) and, as cities go, Geneva’s really quite safe and violence free. Built around a huge lake (so clean you can swim in it) and surrounded by the Alps and Mont Blanc, it’s also the European city with the most green spaces – second to only London.
Relaxing by your hotel pool needn’t be a luxury reserved only for holidays abroad. The UK is home to plenty of pads that feature stunning pools – both indoors and outdoors. So whether you’re looking to sun yourself on a lounger with a cocktail in hand, or swim 100 lengths before breakfast, there’s a pool for you. From a bath inside a former railway HQ, to pools that play underwater music, here are 12 of the best to dive into. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK . Read more from Yahoo Style UK: Leaving kids home alone during the summer holidays: OK or not? Britain’s 10 top beach resorts Repelling mosquitos: Everything you need to know
There’s so much to see and do in Quebec. There we were, sat upon a real bear pelt, in a large, fire-lit tent, while a First Nations aboriginal elder banged a drum and regaled us with stories from her culture. “this isn’t the Canada we were expecting.
In a quiet corner of West Yorkshire, there's a secluded glamping experience so luxurious it'll convert the biggest camping-haters.
Fancy something more exotic than sun loungers and sangria? These breath-taking spots should satisfy your wunderlust – head there while they’re still secret…
Picking the right backpack will make or break your travels. Whether you’re heading off on a gap year, hiking up a mountain or heading off on a city break, a decent rucksack is essential.
Valentine’s Day is almost upon us – but are you ready to sweep your loved one off their feet yet? If you’ve left it late to book a romantic getaway, we’ve got you covered. From a wine-tasting day trip in Bordeaux to a fairytale castle in Wales, here are 13 last-minute breaks that are still available to book this Valentine’s – so you can woo your other half in style.
For most travellers, boarding a plane and turning left is the stuff of dreams. Flying First Class involves flat beds, top-notch service and more space than you can shake a stick at. Apart from the sky-high price tag, what’s not to like? But there’s much more to it than that.
A holiday doesn’t have to cost the earth. The splurge of Christmas and the New Year may have left you feeling like you need to tighten your belt – but these dark, cold days may also bring out a fervent desire to get away. Thankfully there are plenty of affordable breaks out there that will banish even the most severe winter blues. From Northern Lights gazing to high ropes climbing, Lisbon to the Lake District, here are 15 short trips that won’t break the bank.