Sometimes it’s a stretch to either organise the time off from work to take a holiday abroad or you can only just about stretch to 1 or 2 holidays a year. But the UK landscape holds some surprising secrets that are worth discovering even if it’s over a weekend. We have pulled together a list of places that you wouldn’t believe exist in Great Britain that you can visit at your convenience for a fraction of the cost. Take a scroll through these slides and discover paradise right on your doorstep.

Are you planning a weekend getaway? Make sure you check out our guide on how to pack light in style, or take a look at our Summer Shop with all the essentials for the sunshine months. Have you got any places that could add to this list? Comment below or Tweet us a picture @WoodhouseTweets