August Bank Holiday!

With only a week to go to the final Bank Holiday of the year, why not plan a break in some of the UK’s top destinations. The UK offers a whole variety of holiday destinations ranging from coastal towns to some of the most vibrant cities as well as the best countryside villages. So why not have an explore on HotelVouchershop for your last minute break.


Home to some of the best beaches in England, Torquay is the place to be this bank holiday weekend. It is a town full of surprises and places to explore including the magnificent horseshoe-shaped bay, classic Victorian villas, pretty marina and its fascinating Agatha Christie connections. With a perfect combination of relaxation and exciting history it has something to cater for everyone. Over the Bank Holiday weekend take part in some of the events happening in Torquay like the Torbay Royal Regatta Rowing or the Savoir Continental Market. With a year-round mild climate coupled with 22 miles of coastline and gorgeous scenery Torquay has long attracted visitors to its classic resort.


Rich in history, culture and surrounded with a romantic atmosphere, York is an ideal destination this Bank Holiday for couples and families alike. Built by Romans and populated by Vikings the city is filled with exquisite architecture from both eras, take trip to the Yorkshire Museum and Gardens to learn more about this fascinating town. If history is your thing make sure you check out the Yorkshire Medieval festival over the Bank Holiday weekend as well as the iconic York Minster. If history’s not your thing theirs plenty more to see in this wonderful town like taking a stroll down the many cobbled shopping streets and delve into the city’s vibrant café culture. Take some time out in York this Bank Holiday weekend.


There are loads of activities to get involved in this Bank Holiday weekend from Notting Hill Carnival taking part in the heart of London or get some final action at Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Other options include Southside festival in Birmingham, Beaumaris Medieval Festival North Wales or spend some time exploring in Hatchlands Park Surrey. So make the most of your extra day of as visit some of the exciting things happening across the country.


Whatever you’ve got planned for this weekend hope you enjoy it and let hope the weather holds out!


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