Do you want to celebrate your much awaited New Year break in a luxurious but different way? If you really want to relax and welcome the New Year with your beloveds amidst candlelight dinners and vintage wines, you can check out some outstanding destinations in the UK where you can relax and get pampered, listed below:
ENGLAND: Searching for some stunning scenery, dramatic landscapes or a fascinating history, along with exquisite holiday resorts to enjoy the New Year break? England is the place to visit. Within few hours of driving, you can visit some exotic places, from the tradition clad resorts at the sea-side, to the national parks to the historic towns as well. For example you must have heard about Blackpool-the seaside resort that dazzles with bright lights, numerous shops selling the very famous fish and chips, or various amusement arcades? You can also enjoy the Victorian piers there or simply take a leisurely ride of the traditional tram across the beach.
If you manage to move towards the north, you get The Lake District, The national Park of England that includes 12 lakes altogether. You will definitely like its traditional cultural heritage, ancient woodland, breathtaking scenery of mountains and lakes and abundant wildlife.
You can also visit the ‘the Jewel in the Irish Sea’ or the Isle of Man which is self governed, but has many things to offer to tourists. Enjoy the beauty of the 200 sq miles countryside, decorated with beautiful seaside and lots of attractions. You can also visit Somerset, where you get everything you need during a New Year break, like historic cities, well decorated resorts, traditional buckets, as well as the scenic beauty of Mendip hills. If you like to explore islands during holidays, you can check out the Channel Islands which are shrouded with stunning coasts, fascinating beaches and impressive wildlife. You will fall in love with the relaxed pace of life here and it will surely leave a long lasting impression on you. You can be charmed with Cheshire with Diversified landscapes and famous waterways. The picturesque beauty of Peak District, Liverpool- the cultural capital of Europe as well as the Buxton’s spa town will surely be the places to visit. Don’t forget to visit the beautiful grass lands of Cotswolds or the Marvern Hills. Don’t also forget to explore the colorful past of the place with a visit to the Sudeley Castle or the birthplace of William Shakespeare.
Lincolnshire is blessed with beaches with exotic resorts, and the cathedrals and castles of the Lincoln city is something you cannot miss to see! You cannot forget city of London when you are in the UK. Witness the heritage of England, with Tower of London or Houses of Parliament, or see the trendy river cruises from the top of the London Eye. For shopping, you can explore the elegant shops of Yorkshire or Harrogate, or you can simply enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Scarborough or Whitby at their seaside resorts. For historic Cathedrals and castles don’t forget to visit the County Durham and the Northumberland. Here you will also be mesmerized by the golden sands, and breathtaking view of the beaches.
SCOTLAND: Another country in the UK, which is full of heritage and rich in culture. It is blessed with some mind blowing scenery you can ever imagine. You can find Highlands as well as islands here apart from the stylish shops of Edinburgh contradicting with the peace and quiet atmosphere of West Coast. If you crave for pure air, exotic countryside view, as well as some finest vintage whisky, you can get it at the Loch Lomond and the Central Highlands. You will simply love the spectacular scenery of the West Highland Line or the Falkirk Wheel or the Balmoral Castle. Enjoy the stunning coastlines with the crashing waves, at the Ayrshire and Galloway coastlines of the southernmost part of the country and don’t miss the dramatic cliffs bounded by the secluded bays. Through a visit to the northern ‘Highlands and Islands’ you can tour the treasure trove of the Scottish Isles or the rocky coastline of the Wester Ross.
IRELAND: At this part of the UK, you can get the dramatic beaches with loads of attractions, breathtaking natural beauty, and warm Scottish hospitality. There are so many things to enjoy here, the Cork and Kerry, the legendary Distillery Trail or the Blarney Stone and many more. You will enjoy the buzzing city of Dublin or the seaside resorts of the city of Bray. The Emerald Isle will give you the enchanting feeling and you can get an opportunity of sightseeing, Shopping, exploring horticulture or history-anything under the sun in this part of the world!
The Northern islands Ireland is a unique combination of myth and mystery clubbed with legends and awesome scenic beauty as well as breathtaking landmarks. Don’t forget to visit the very dramatic Giant’s Causeway, the exciting city of Belfast or the beautiful Glenveagh National Park. You can also enjoy the stunning seascapes and landscapes of the South East of Ireland with the rich heritage and colorful history. You will be pleased with the always extended Irish hospitality anywhere you go. A visit to the Waterford or the cities like Kilkenny or Wexford will never disappoint you as far as enjoyment is concerned. You can explore the West Coast for the beautiful Burren, Galway or the dramatic cliffs of Moher and many more.
WALES: It is a wonderful place to visit because you will get the sandy beaches, spectacular coastlines, well decorated resorts, and a treasure of beautiful landscapes of the Brecon Beacons National Park or the Pembrokeshire National Park. Visit the Outstanding Gower Peninsula or the Scenic Vale of Glamorgan to explore the perfect blend of the tradition and trend of the rich colorful history that lies underneath. The Snowdonia National Park or the wonderful Isle of Anglesey will also give you a good visual treat. South Wales is a place which will give you an opportunity to witness the town of Tenby and the coastal resort of Saundersfoot which you will surely like.
You can welcome the New Year in a different manner by exploring the wild winter countries of UK. You with your family can enjoy the warmth and comfort as you sink your feet into the coastlines of the beaches or raise the “toast” to welcome a new beginning in front of some wild bonfire. Will not that be a great way to enjoy with your beloved as the end of one year merges with the beginning of the other?