Plan the perfect city break

Pack your bags, grab your passport and kiss the 9-to-5 goodbye. It’s time to get lost together with a vibrant city escape.

It’s the perfect getaway - a few days spent with your favourite person, soaking up the atmosphere of a new city. Whether you’re looking for a mini-moon or a spontaneous escape, your gift registry is the perfect place to add everything you need for the perfect city break.

The first step towards the ideal city escape starts with the planning. Once you’ve picked your destination, Bookstore has everything you need to delve into your city of choice. Pocket guides brimming with tips are the best way to make the most of your stay. And after all that sightseeing, you’ll need a wonderfully sumptuous bed to sink into for a great night’s sleep - that’s where Mr & Mrs Smith can help. From cute boutiques to grand hotels, there’s something amazing for all tastes.


Next up, what to do while you’re there... It is a mini holiday after all, so why not add some exciting experiences to the mix? Virgin Experience Days is guaranteed to have something to take your fancy from their exclusive portfolio of amazing experiences. With your itinerary finalised, it's time to pack your essentials. For that special trip, there’s plenty of luxury luggage to choose from so you can travel in style. For ultimate comfort add some luxurious sleepwear from Laze Wear to your gift list, along with some essential travel accessories to make sure that the journey there is a breeze!

Still in need of some convincing? Here are our definitive guides to three of the world’s greatest cities…

London love

Is there anywhere better than London? It doesn’t matter if it’s your first visit, your fiftieth, or even if you live there. With an escape in the capital there will always be something new to discover.

Paris perfection

Paris is just a short hop across the channel on the Eurostar, and not to mention one of the most romantic cities in Europe! Put these Parisienne essentials on your gift list and bon voyage!

New York city life

Trust us, it’s worth the trip across the pond to visit the incredible New York City! Witness that sensational skyline for yourselves and drink in the atmosphere of the big apple - just make sure you list these essentials before you go… Bon voyage!

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