There are loads of wallet-friendly places in the UK, Europe and even further afield you can visit on the spur of the moment.
In fact, it’s cheaper to book hotels nearer to your departure date, according to Denise Bartlett of Trivago.com.
“There is no significant difference between booking two months or one day in advance, and it is considerably more expensive to book three months in advance. This information really opens the door to last minute decisions and spontaneous trips,” she advises.
So we’ve picked our favourite places that are great value once you’re there, especially if you plan a hotel stay.