Travel inspiration

With so many destinations on offer, sometimes it’s hard to choose. Check out these handy guides for a little extra inspiration for travelling this summer.


Half Term days out

From castles and country houses to trampoline parks and bouldering, you're sure to find inspiration for an exciting day out this Half Term. 

5 wonderful walking routes

The East Coast offers unbeatable walking adventures for you to choose from. You’ll just need to make sure you have the right footwear, clothing and plenty of snacks to keep you going!

Coastal destinations for a weekend break

5 great coastal destinations

Explore these Great British coastal delights all year round from Alnmouth and Lindisfarne to Berwick-upon-Tweed and Portobello.

Days out to leave your brood inspired

Boredom-buster days out

Days out to leave your brood inspired, entertained and (hopefully) tired out. From treetop hideouts and steam trains to vintage clothes and Disney dogs… 

Royal attractions along the East Coast

Must-see royal attractions

With the impending nuptials of Harry and Megham, the nation is going mad for all things regal. So we thought we’d inspire you with some right royal attractions along the east coast.

Beautiful places to walk along the East Coast mainline

Walking the East Coast

There are some beautiful places along the East Coast Mainline. So leave the car at home, hop and a train and stretch your legs with an exhilarating walk?

England's best real ale pubs

Take a real ale tour of England

What could be better than a pint of hand-pulled real ale in a cosy pub? Read on for our round-up of England's top real ale pubs – as voted by the Campaign for Real Ale.

Weekend trips with LNER

Weekend trips

Let LNER take you away for an exciting weekend break. We’ll deliver you right to the heart of the action so you don’t miss a minute.