Finding the best destinations for your perfect holiday

So, you’re going on holiday! You know who you’ll be going with and what your budget is, but now to decide where to go? With our wide range of holiday lettings on offer, the world is literally your oyster. Do you stay in the UK, where stunning countryside in Cornwall, Devon, Scotland or the Lake District beckons? Does the idea of a vibrant city break, complete with delicious cuisine and a lively nightlife, inspire you? Or how about a tropical beach and a new culture to discover? Our guide is packed with suggestions that can help you find the best destination for you.

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The best city breaks in Europe

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Some of the best city break destinations are in Europe, with Paris, Barcelona and Prague being the most obvious choices.

Cheap city breaks that are rich in history, art and culture

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You don’t have to break the bank to enjoy some of the world’s best-known destinations.

UK city breaks for eager sightseers

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Quench your wanderlust with these great ideas for UK city breaks.

Chase the sun to find the best beach destinations

White sands, crystalline waters and the gentle lap of the surf is just part of what makes an amazing beach holiday – the rest is down to you. You may be searching for the perfect bucket and spade holiday for the family, the ultimate surf beach, or a tropical paradise complete with incredible marine life and luxurious accommodation. Whatever your needs, a memorable beach holiday awaits, for all budgets, all seasons and across the globe, be it Bali, Bulgaria, Italy or Wales. Simply choose your location and let HomeAway find the ideal accommodation for you.

Head out into the countryside with a country house rental

When you’ve had enough of city life and feel the need to unwind in peace and fresh air, then head out of of the urban jungle for a countryside break. Set amid mountains and rolling hills, in forests backing onto crystal clear lakes, or by stunning coastline, you’ll find cosy cottages, rustic log cabins and even manor houses for rent. Amazing views are usually thrown in for free – and you might even get a hot tub and pool. Let us guide you through the options for the perfect holiday in the countryside, be it in Snowdonia, the Rockies or Cornwall.

You can have it all on a city break

City breaks make a wonderful starting point if you’re looking for a spot of culture, lively nightlife and world-class shopping, combined with great food and inspiring art. But that’s not to say that your trip needs to be all go, go, go. Many cities offer spas, hammams and serene parks (or parkland) to chill out in, while some even boast spectacular beaches on which to recover from a hard day’s sightseeing. No matter what your tastes, from the UK’s vibrant cities and Europe’s best-loved capitals to the iconic cities of New York and Tokyo, HomeAway has a huge choice of accommodation to suit.

Find the best destinations in the world to suit your tastes, needs and budgets

So, you’re going on holiday! You know who you’ll be going with and what your budget is, but now to decide where to go? With our wide range of holiday lettings on offer, the world is literally your oyster. Do you stay in the UK, where stunning countryside in Cornwall, Devon, Scotland or the Lake District beckons? Does the idea of a vibrant city break, complete with delicious cuisine and a lively nightlife, inspire you? Or how about a tropical beach and a new culture to discover? Our guide is packed with suggestions that can help you find the best destination for you.

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