Destination UK

Touring Your Home Country on this Year’s Staycation

Posted on
July 28, 2022

Millions of people are turning to the station to beat rising costs and travel chaos. But, no matter where you live, you can always visit beautiful places while on a family trip.

Camping and National Parks

There are beautiful national parks in almost every country. Examples of places with exceptional natural beauty include Yellowstone National Park in the United States, the Lake District in Britain, and Donana National Park in Spain. These locations are among the most breathtaking in the world and offer unique natural spectacles. National parks provide a variety of sights, including geological formations, waterways, and distinctive wildlife. The folks over at have tons of tips for staying safe and cool on a long-distance summer road trip.

Seaside Towns Resorts

There are seaside resorts in most countries. The UK, for example, has places like Blackpool and Scarborough. These are typically much less expensive than destination package holidays and international travel. The only people who dislike the beach, seas, and oceans are the most pessimistic. One of life’s greatest pleasures is taking the kids to a sandy beach to explore. Children can benefit greatly from learning about shells, conches, crabs, and starfish. Additionally, you can clean up any shells you find and decorate your bathroom.

Holiday Parks for a Staycation

Holiday parks are great fun for the kids, whether you like them or not. Most amusement parks are self-contained resorts with most of their amenities and attractions located on-site. Here’s what you should look for in a suitable holiday park:

  • Options for accommodation, including parking your RV or caravan.
  • Activities for all ages in your group.
  • Adequate facilities such as laundry washing, gas and electricity.

Although staying in a trailer may seem unappealing to some, they are not as small as you might believe. There are various trailers, some of which are incredibly roomy and opulent with features like hot tubs, decks, and private gardens. These do cost a whole lot more, though, as expected.

Popular Beaches

You’re never really too far from a beautiful beach. In a couple of hours, you could be experiencing the best nature has to offer with a developing burn, sand in your shoes and struggling with the wind. It’s all part of the fun. All jokes aside, beaches are a great way to spend a day while on a tour of your country. Some offer stunning coastal views and oceans. While others are nestled aside picturesque seaside villages with many options for fresh food and shopping. So it’s always worth taking a detour while driving close by to a popular beach.


A Classic Road Trip

A road trip is one of the most exciting vacation options, even though it isn’t the most affordable when gas prices and hotel stays at various locations are taken into account. A road trip requires more preparation than the majority of other vacation types. Because of this, you must be aware of your route, possible lodging options, and emergency procedures. It can be stressful for everyone involved if your car breaks down in the middle of nowhere because some highway stretches have vast distances between towns. Do a FLOWER check and take extra supplies.


A staycation tour is an excellent alternative to a foreign holiday. While on your trip, you can visit national parks, stay at a holiday camp or take a detour to nearby popular beaches.


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Are we nearly there yet? is a new online blog run by me, Kara Guppy, and is named as such thanks to my daughter Eliza who always asks that very question when we are less than 5 minutes up the road heading off on our adventures. You may know me from my other family blog