We've had quite a few bank holidays lately, so you might be feeling like this one is no big deal, but this weekend is a perfect opportunity to get out and enjoy the warmer weather! No matter what your plans are for this weekend, make sure you take advantage of any time you have in whatever ways serve you the most. Get outside, remember to breathe, and give yourself a break this weekend! If you’re searching for some more inspiration, take a look at these ideas.
A world of opportunities and events open up when the warmer weather comes around in the UK. We could all use some fresh air and sunshine after this winter, so no matter what, we can all be sure to show gratitude for the moments we can spend outdoors this weekend.
Check out the events happening over the weekend! With everyone getting out and about in this warmer weather, there are endless events to get into this weekend. For a more in-depth look at our options, this 10 Unmissable Things to do This May Bank Holiday should help! And don’t forget about the annual Cheese Rolling Festival in Gloucestershire on Monday!
Catch up on cultural experiences. If you’re feeling some art, theater, or music this weekend, take a look at This Week’s Best Art for some inspiration!
Dig into some incredible food. There are so many wonderful things to be said about experiencing life through food. Many of us learn about ourselves, other cultures, and create community with food! This weekend, dive into your favourites or try something completely different! Make your own creations, check out some local food festivals, or explore some incredible restaurants.
Take a day trip! Change scenery in a matter of hours, whether in the car or on the train, try going for a day trip this weekend! See how you feel in different surroundings. This list of day-trips should help spark some inspiration.
Wander the parks. We are beyond lucky to be surrounded by some of the most incredible natural beauty that has been preserved and is now on perfect display for spring! Check out your favourite classics or try getting out into unfamiliar territory this weekend! Here’s Britain’s Best National Parks- and How to Visit Them!
Get outdoors. In whatever way that appeals to you most, whether it be hiking, biking, walking, or running, just get outside! If you’re looking for a little adventure, check out these Seven wonders of British Springtime
Spend some extra time with those you love. This year has been full of some pretty great ups and downs already. Take this time to be mindful and surround yourself with those you love, even if they are far away. When we take stock of the people in our lives, everything we worry about seems to fade away, even if that’s only for a weekend.
If you’re still searching for some great activities, check out this list of 17 Brilliant things to do during the May Bank Holidays as well as 50 Fabulous things to do this spring and finally, 10 Great British Spring Breaks!
Whether you get to every activity and more or you spend the weekend catching up on sleep, be sure to keep your self-care in mind. This weekend, take time to do exactly what you feel, exactly what your mind and body are asking for. Take the time to listen- and share what you find!
What will you be doing this weekend? Do you have any tips or suggestions? Share in the comments below!