A recent poll from a leading holiday cottage brand which surveyed 2000 people, revealed what people loved about going on staycations in the UK.

Here are the top 30 favourites:

 1. Walks on the coast
 2. Eating fish and chips
 3. Long, countryside walks
 4. Going sightseeing
 5. The Great British seaside
 6. Strolling along the pier
 7. A cold drink in a beer garden
 8. Sunday lunches at the pub
 9. Avoiding airports
10. Tucking into 99 flake / Mr Whippy ice creams
11. Not having a luggage limit
12. Picnics
13. Feeling like you’re doing your bit for the UK economy
14. Reading a book
15. Using 2p machines in the arcades
16. BBQs
17. Jumping waves in the sea
18. Going away with extended family members
19. Amusement arcades
20. The car journey on the way there
21. Being snuggled up indoors, sitting around a fire
22. Eating fresh ring donuts
23. Building sandcastles
24. Playing mini golf
25. Going to funfairs / on fairground rides
26. Camping trips
27. Bike rides
28. Not having to worry about creepy crawlies
29. Playing card games

30. Aquariums