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The Staycation – why you should holiday in the UK this summer

Camping in the UK - embrace the staycation this summer

OK, so the weather in the UK is unpredictable, but when the sun does come out, it’s one of the prettiest places in the world. From the intimidating architecture of the cities to the rolling countryside and beautiful beaches, why on earth would you go anywhere else?
The staycation remains popular, not least because if you holiday in the UK there’s no need to faff around with currency or learn key phrases in the local language – you can just hop on a train or jump in your car and you’ll be there in a few hours.
We’ve picked our favourite places in the UK that are jam-packed with the best of everything that the UK has to offer.
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The staycation – 10 hidden gems in the UK that you need to visit

Castle tucked away in the trees - the UK's hidden gems

With so many cheap flights and holiday deals, going abroad has almost become the norm.

But what about the UK? There are some amazing places to explore in the UK and the staycation is still a popular choice of holiday, especially for those with young children.

There’s so much history and natural beauty to see that it’s no wonder that tourists flock to see the birthplace of Shakespeare, Hadrian’s Wall and the Lake District. But there are also hundreds of lesser-known places that are easily accessible by car or train.
We’ve listed our top 10 not-so-famous places in the UK that are worth visiting:
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