Christmas is not far away now and perhaps you are looking to do something different this year? If you want to go away for Christmas, but not be too far away from home, then a British city break could be the answer.
There are some wonderful cities to visit in the British Isles. Plus it is a great time of year to go away and see these cities at their best. You can enjoy the Christmas lights, festive food in local pubs and restaurant, plus even perhaps some carols at the local church or cathedral.
Popular places to visit in the UK include London, Edinburgh, Cambridge, Oxford and Canterbury. All of these cities have wonderful historical attractions, cultural events, plus ancient streets to walk through and enjoy a bit of shopping.
Many cities also have Christmas markets to visit at this time of year, where you can purchase festive gifts that are really different to the normal things you can buy in shops. UK cities also have great places to stay, with a choice of every type of accommodation from designer hotels to traditional bed and breakfasts to self catering cottages.
Self catering accommodation can be ideal if you want to be somewhere different from your own house but still enjoy home cooking and festivities. Plus you can also eat out and enjoy your surroundings when you want to during your Christmas UK break.
If you want a bit of culture and festive fun over Christmas then a theatre break could also make the ideal Christmas treat. You can even book to see a pantomime, a uniquely British Christmas play that is great for children but fun for all the family.
So if you want to take your family away on a festive city break this year, what better place to go than Britain where you can enjoy all the Christmas traditions in familiar yet slightly different surroundings.