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The Spanish city of Denia is located in Alicante and sits right on the coast of the Mediterranean, which means it enjoys balmy temperatures and sunshine all year round.
Weekend breaks aren’t just for young couples, they can also make for excellent family holidays on a budget
Venice has long been considered one of the most romantic destinations in the world for couples to visit on a short break, as there is so much to see and do in this beautiful Italian city. Here are a few suggestions of activities to try and places to visit on your getaway.
It is difficult to think of a better location in the UK for a short break by the sea than St Ives in west Cornwall. The town has a stunning coastline, is surrounded by beautiful countryside and has some fascinating cultural attractions.
A short break in Dundee is guaranteed to be a fun experience, thanks to the wide range of things to do in the Scottish city. Whether you want to see Desperate Dan, learn more about Captain Scott or just give your credit cards a workout, you will be able to do it here.
How you choose to spend your time in Malaga will essentially come down to what sort of holiday you have planned - whether you want to go sightseeing or embrace the resort's iconic nightlife.
Yes, you heard it right, a short break to China. Wendy Wu Tours, in partnership with Etihad Airways has created the ultimate short break to China, which requires just one day off from work.
If you are searching for somewhere to spend a short break, there are few better choices than Glasgow. Book one of the many holiday houses in Scotland located close to the city and you can look forward to seeing a variety of cultural and historic attractions.
Picturesque Cornwall has no shortage of destinations ideal for a relaxing short break. One of the best, however, has to be the harbour town of Padstow, where you can enjoy fine dining, historic attractions and a wealth of activities.
Idealshortbreaks.co.uk heads to the Swedish city of Gothenburg to get the insider tips from local Alice Andersson.
If you’re looking for a short break to help stave off the post Christmas winter blues, then a cooking holiday in the stunning landscapes of the Lake District could be just the cure.
If you are planning a short break in Paris, you are bound to want to visit at least one of the museums for which the city is famous. However, there are numerous quirky establishments for you to explore if you fancy something a little different.
Dorset is an excellent setting for a romantic short break with your partner. Stunning countryside, interesting sights and a welcoming atmosphere all combine to make your holiday something to remember and Corfe in Purbeck is a great choice for a day out.
Looking for somewhere to go for the perfect Christmas break? We show you why you needn’t go far this winter and why Wales could be your perfect destination. Wales has something for everyone this season, whether you’re looking for romantic boltholes in the countryside, Christmas shopping weekends, activity holidays with the family or just a great place to enjoy your Christmas dinner.
For fantastic short breaks in France, there is perhaps nowhere quite like the Loire Valley.
Couples looking for a romantic getaway may want to head to the Via del Pigneto in Rome for the perfect break.
Bath is one of the UK's great cultural centres and a short break there is a joy for lovers of art and literature at any time of year. But book your trip to coincide with the annual Jane Austen Festival and you will really be in for a treat.
If you think Belgium is only famous for its chocolate and lace, think again, as the country has plenty to offer in the way of enchanting architecture, educational museums and more than 300 different varieties of beer - all of which you'll come across on European short breaks.
About an hour west of Cheltenham there is a charming village called Much Marcle. It might sound like something from an Agatha Christie novel, but you won’t find any signs of Miss Marple here.
If you're looking for a short break in a cultural city close to the coast, consider booking into Barcelona hotels.
British holidaymakers flock to Greece every year to get some sun, sea and sand. But if you want your short break to be different, why not consider a bareboat charter to the Sporades islands?
If you are looking for a luxury short break, there are few better choices than cruises from the UK. There are a host of destinations you can visit on a short voyage, including the beautiful coastline of Portugal.
Champagne lovers are celebrating the earliest harvest in 180 years and there is now a chance to join Grape Escapes on its one-off VIP and Deluxe Harvest Weekend. The three-night escorted tour takes place over the August Bank Holiday from 26-29 August and offers an intimate visit to Champagne’s vineyards to join the annual ‘vendange’ and visit houses which are generally unavailable to the public.
This year's festival welcomes on board some exciting newcomers. Hastings' very own Classroom on the Coast, a project of Hastings Fishermen’s Local Action Group (FLAG) is set to be the world’s first teaching kitchen and classroom at the heart of MSC Fishery.
The quintessential English county, Dorset is a spectacularly beautiful place full of charming villages, historic ruins, green countryside and sun kissed beaches. As the whole county has been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty...