UK Shopping breaks
Ah, shopping… the great British past-time. If you love it as much as we do, think about making a weekend of it. After all, the UK has some of the best shopping centres, designer outlets and markets in the world
Built in time for the 2012 Olympics, Westfield Stratford City hosts more than 250 big-name brands alongside a luxury bowling alley, a casino, a 17-screen cinema and over 70 restaurants. Why not make a shopping weekend of it?
Find all your high street fashion, beauty and home favourites under one roof at Kent’s Bluewater. There are plenty of tasty places to go for a bite, too - from Nando’s to Jamie’s Italian.
With two of the largest shopping complexes in the UK on your doorstep – intu Eldon Square and intu Metrocentre – you’re bound to head home with a few must-have buys stuffed into your suitcase.
A trendy shopping centre smack bang in the middle of Birmingham, the UK's second largest city. This landmark shopping centre is the place to go for up-to-the-minute fashion, accessories and more.
The UK’s leading designer outlet village boasts over 130 stores selling clothing, lingerie, jewellery, homeware, sportswear and more. There’s no better place for a shopping weekend to pick up a few designer bargains.
It’s no exaggeration to say you’ll be spoilt for choice at the UK’s second biggest shopping centre. And we’re not only talking about shops. There’s an enormous food court, a cinema and the Legoland Discovery Centre®.
Soak up the festive atmosphere at one of the UK’s best Christmas markets. From foodie treats to handcrafted gifts and decorations, there are magical markets to suit everyone.
Culture. History. Shopping. Food. UK cities have so much to offer, you’ll struggle to fit everything in to just one short break! Not sure where to go? Then take a look at our London or Edinburgh guides, or see all our city break ideas for inspiration.