Whether you’re going on a family holiday, couples escape or group getaway…
TREAT yourself to a “fang-tastic” time during Halloween!
We’ve rounded up our top city breaks you’ll sure to have a hauntingly great time at. All you need to think about is what scary, fancy dress costume you’ll take with you.
Not for the faint hearted! The dead really do come alive during Halloween in this majestic city. Locals embrace the dead by painting their faces and putting on elaborate ghoulish costumes. Trick or treat is not common in Barcelona but more about encouraging people to get on their terrifying outfits and going to themed parties. The city also is fortunate to have an All Saint’s Day on the 1st November which is there bank holiday to remember the dead.
Our recommended hotel is Euro Hotel Gran via Fira. Flights & hotels from just £154
4 star hotel | Based on two people sharing | Arriving 30th October | 4 nights
Across the whole country you can experience a traditional, American-style Halloween adventure. Brussels and Bruges both boasts lavish carnivals cascaded with grand spiders, witches, vampires and pumpkin blow-up decorations, statues and inflatables. Be careful not to get “frost-bite” as you make your way around the grave to enjoy the themed attractions and rides. Oh and for those sweet-fanged people imagine all the oozing Belgian chocolate you can eat. As it’s all about eating sugary treats for this destination.
Our recommended hotel break is Hotel Floris Ustel Midi. Flights & hotels from £367 per person. 3 star hotel | Based on two people sharing | Arriving 27th October | 7 nights
In the dark heart of Czech Republic, every year Halloween is becoming more and more popular with the locals. From goblins and ghouls to skeletons and devils, Prague embraces two things during Halloween – trick and treat plus, on-going themed raves and parties. So, if there’s one day you get, to show of your outlandish, truly scary and brilliant costume then book a getaway to Prague.
Our recommended hotel is Hotel General. Flights & hotels from only £189 per person
5 star hotel | Based on two people sharing | Arriving 30th October | 3 nights
What better way to test your scare tolerance than actually going to the home of Dracula itself! The uniquely picturesque city embodies the Halloween ambience especially during 31st October. The Hunyad and Bran castle open there doors to a themed event and medieval banquet to really get those taste-buds going. Think you can handle the fright? Romania also do Darcula tours with Vlad the Impaler to the famous birth place of the so-called vampire.
Our recommended hotel break is Hotel Ambient, Brasov. Flights & hotel from £284 per person. 4 star hotel | Based on two people sharing | Arriving 27th October | 5 nights
Like a scene from the Purge or 28 weeks later, in London the locals love to get into the spirit… Or spirits and take Halloween celebrations to a spectacular level. With costumes and masks so realistic you’re sure to have a gruesome time. London has various Halloween attractions such as London Dungeons, Fright Night, SAW Horror mazes, Zombie Apocalypses, plenty of raves and bars with life like actors to make you believe you’re in a horror film.
Our recommended hotel is Grand Plaza Apartments, Bayswater. Hotel from just £93 per person. 4 star hotel | Based on two people sharing | Arriving 30th October | 2 nights
Fun fact! Did you know Halloween first started in Ireland? Which makes it one of the ideal places to enjoy a Halloween break. Originated from the Ancient Celtic festival of Samhain where people would light up bonfires to scare away ghosts, step back in time and embark on a traditional way to celebrate the scary event. Expect activities such as Trick-or-treating, carving jack-o-lanterns, and festive gatherings, donning costumes and eating sweet treats… I mean, could it be any more perfect.
Our recommended hotel break is the Plaza Hotel. Flights & hotel from just £150 per person. 4 star hotel | Based on two people sharing | Arriving 29th October | 4 nights