So you just had a long holiday or a big spend and think you can’t get away? Think again – Cheap Short Breaks are the ideal getaway between long holidays or if you do enough of them maybe Cheap Short Breaks can replace the one big holiday.

Cheap Short BreaksCheap Short Breaks – Where To Go

Some people say that taking several cheap short breaks could be more beneficial than taking one long vacation. But where do you go? The choice is yours, there are as many as for a long holiday:

  • Head to the mountains
  • Go to the seaside
  • Visit a major city
  • Discover something new close to home

What To Do During Short Getaways

Depending on where you go to and what your interests are there is a limitless number of things you can explore and do during several cheap short breaks throughout the year. You can

and lots more

Top Tips To Organise A Cheap Short Break

As like any other holiday planning is the key to success. As you have less time to wander around it is even more important to be well prepared for a short break, so you really can enjoy every minute. Here are some tips to help you get the ball rolling:

  • Research, research, research. Preparation is the key and the internet offers you heaps of great information about any destination. And you will get new ideas about where to go or what to do.
  • If you need to fly book in advance as you will get better deals and discounts
  • Have your short getaway during the off peak season of the place you are going to
  • Check out package deals, especially if you are planning a city break
  • Make sure everybody that is coming is happy with the destination and there is something there for them to do (nothing worth than boredom)
  • Set yourself a budget and stick to it. Otherwise your cheap short break won’t stay cheap for long.

If you are not sure what to pack, check out our post with 7 great tips on what to pack on a weekend getaway here.

Where have you been for your last cheap short breaks? Or where would you like to go to, just for a weekend or a few days?


  1. Hi Renee,
    I love the thought of Cheap Short Breaks long breaks for me would be for international travel.

    Cheap Short Breaks in Australia give you the chance to see so many more places and there is plenty of beautiful places


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  4. It’s great to get away for cheap short breaks between main holidays. There is so much to see and do in Australia, you could go somewhere new almost every weekend!
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  5. Hi Renee,
    For me I like to take my cheap short breaks down at the beach, or up in along the Murray River, especially if its summer time.

    I really love water activities like water skiing, surfing & swimming to keep cool and have loads of fun.

    Thanks for the your top tips.

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  6. I am looking for a short weekend get away, so thanks for your tips.
    I really like the Spa weekend breaks in a beautiful outback location. Thanks for your suggestions, I feel a lot more informed.

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  7. wow its really nice to keep oneself Engage in short trips ..nice info mate.I would prefer to discover new cities !!
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