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Want to get away? Here's Time Out's guide to where to go and what to see in the UK and beyond

The best weekend breaks from London
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The best weekend breaks from London

Wonderful weekend breaks and getaways within easy reach of London – no passport required

15 perfect day trips from London
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15 perfect day trips from London

Whether you’re in the mood for bracing sea air or a forest frolic

Amazing autumn day trips from London
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Amazing autumn day trips from London

It might have been a long time coming, but the summer is now well and truly over. There’s a crispness to the air, the leaves are slowly turning gold and we’re finding ourselves rooting through our wardrobes for last year’s coats and scarves.  And much as we love London, there’s nothing quite like welcoming the new season by getting out of the city to soak up some fresh, non-polluted air. Whether you’re after country pubs and roaring fires or hilly hikes and muddy boots, here are 13 autumnal spots that make for easy, hassle-free day trips from London. RECOMMENDED: The best day trips from London

Magical places within reach of London
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Magical places within reach of London

This little country of ours sure is steeped in myth and legend

8 amazing treehouses you can actually stay in
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8 amazing treehouses you can actually stay in

After pure escapism? You’re barking up the right tree

Some of the world’s best hotels

The best hotels in NYC
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The best hotels in NYC

Catch some top-notch z’s in the city that never sleeps

The best hotels in America
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The best hotels in America

Incredible perks, great locations and not a little luxury, these are the best US stays

The best hotels in Lisbon
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The best hotels in Lisbon

Check in at one of Lisbon's loveliest hotels

The best hotels in Los Angeles
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The best hotels in Los Angeles

Take your pick from Tinseltown's top hotels

The best hotels in Paris
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The best hotels in Paris

From cheap hostels to five-star hotels, Paris has a room to suit every taste

The best of British travel

UK travel guides
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UK travel guides

Your guide to all the best places around the UK

9 flower-filled day trips from London
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9 flower-filled day trips from London

From picturesque English gardens and woodland to flower farms

10 beautiful and hidden UK beaches
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10 beautiful and hidden UK beaches

The best off-the-beaten-track UK beaches

10 chocolate-box villages within reach of London
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10 chocolate-box villages within reach of London

Here are ten picture-perfect villages where you could be sipping a cup of tea in no time

10 unusual days out within easy reach of London
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10 unusual days out within easy reach of London

Take a walk on the weird side with these offbeat outings

Dazzling day trips within an hour from London
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Dazzling day trips within an hour from London

Get away from London in an hour or less 

The best outdoor pursuits near London
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The best outdoor pursuits near London

Get your kicks with our picks 

10 brilliant beaches near London
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10 brilliant beaches near London

Get a load of these salty stunners

Things to do in the Lake District
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Things to do in the Lake District

Take on the Lakes like a pro with our guide to the best things to do in the Lake District

15 great things to do in Liverpool
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15 great things to do in Liverpool

This north-west port city may be best known for birthing The Beatles, but it has much more to (twist and) shout about than that

13 great things to do in Brighton
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13 great things to do in Brighton

Less than 50 miles from London, this pebbled beach town makes for a great day out or weekend away

11 great things to do in York
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11 great things to do in York

There are plenty of things to do in York, so take a look at our hand-picked selection helping you explore this great town

16 great things to do in Bath
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16 great things to do in Bath

Awash with thermal springs and lush limestone, Bath is definitely a city worth ticking off your bucket list

The best UK hotels

The best cheap hotels in the Lake District
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The best cheap hotels in the Lake District

If you plan ahead, it's easy to book a bargain bed in this ridiculously pretty part of the UK

The best hotels in Liverpool
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The best hotels in Liverpool

Grab a great bed in a city that's about much more than just football and music

The best cheap hotels in Brighton
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The best cheap hotels in Brighton

From the racy to the stately, there are some great budget stays in this beautiful south coast town

The best hotels in Bath
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The best hotels in Bath

Peruse our list of the best hotels in Bath and discover everything from boutique abodes to luxury digs

The best hotels in Manchester
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The best hotels in Manchester

Making your way to Manchester? There are some incredible hotels to choose from

Best cheap hotels in Blackpool
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Best cheap hotels in Blackpool

Do you like to be beside the seaside? Here’s the best hotels, B&Bs and guest houses in Blackpool that won't break the bank

The best hotels in Brighton
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The best hotels in Brighton

Find great places to stay for a break in beachside Brighton

Best cheap hotels in Scotland
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Best cheap hotels in Scotland

Planning a trip up to bonny Scotland? Use our guide to the best cheap hotels in fair Caledonia

The best hotels in Oxford
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The best hotels in Oxford

Discover the best places to stay in the city of dreaming spires

Best cheap hotels in Leeds
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Best cheap hotels in Leeds

Ace your visit to the lovely Yorkshire town with our pick of its best cheap hotels

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20 amazing things to do in Florence
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20 amazing things to do in Florence

Museums, restaurants, cafés, shops and more in Italy’s culture capital

The best alternative destinations in India
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The best alternative destinations in India

Swerve the tourist traps and get off the beaten track

6 affordable European spas for your next ski trip
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6 affordable European spas for your next ski trip

Ditch the slopes for a soothing spa

16 great things to do in Bath
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16 great things to do in Bath

Awash with thermal springs and lush limestone, Bath is definitely a city worth ticking off your bucket list

8 incredible dishes to try on your next Alpine ski holiday
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8 incredible dishes to try on your next Alpine ski holiday

Skiing’s not the only reason to head to the Alps you know...

8 great beach huts around the world
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8 great beach huts around the world

From Colombia to India to the UK, find your bit of sandy paradise with these seaside shacks

The best Airbnbs around the world

The best Airbnb venues in Barcelona
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The best Airbnb venues in Barcelona

The best Airbnb venues in Amsterdam
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The best Airbnb venues in Amsterdam

The best Airbnb venues in Madrid
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The best Airbnb venues in Madrid

The best Airbnb venues in Berlin
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The best Airbnb venues in Berlin

The best Airbnb venues in Hamburg
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The best Airbnb venues in Hamburg

The best Airbnb venues in Dublin
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The best Airbnb venues in Dublin

The best Airbnb venues in Rome
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The best Airbnb venues in Rome

The best Airbnb venues in London
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The best Airbnb venues in London

The best Airbnb venues in Hamburg
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The best Airbnb venues in Hamburg

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The best cheap hotels in Cornwall
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The best cheap hotels in Cornwall

Book into one of Cornwall's great cheap hotels and save some money to spend on surfing, sightseeing and seafood

The best cheap hotels in the Lake District
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The best cheap hotels in the Lake District

Nature for next-to-nothing is on offer at the best cheap hotels in the Lake District

The best hotels in Leeds
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The best hotels in Leeds

Read on to find the very best hotels in Leeds, one of England’s most underrated cities

The best Gatwick Airport hotels
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The best Gatwick Airport hotels

Where to stay at London’s second-busiest airport? Take a look through our list of hotels

The best Heathrow hotels
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The best Heathrow hotels

You’re spoilt for choice when it comes to hotels at the UK’s busiest airport. But where to choose?