With overseas holidays off the cards, seek out Scandi skies in Scotland and a taste of the Med in Cornwall and Wales
The Isles of Scilly may not have Caribbean temperatures, but the white sand beaches and turquoise sea are just as seductive. There are palm trees and that blend of otherworldliness and self-reliance you get in places like Anguilla. On the car-free island of Bryher, Hell Bay Hotel adds to the effect with pastel-coloured weatherboard to augment this fuss-free edge-of-the world feel.
Where to stay Hell Bay Hotel offers doubles from £370 half-board