Snowdonia National Park has the biggest mountain in England and Wales - Snowdon at 3,560 ft. You can visit on foot or by train. There’s also a long coastline of sandy beaches, spectacular cliffs and glorious estuaries. More info
Serena loves the sales and she’s determined to be at Next as soon as the doors open so she can get the sofa throw and scatter cushions she saw weeks ago (and a scarf for herself) at absolute bargain prices.
Bernie, on the other hand, wants to stay at home curled in front of the fire eating leftover Christmas food and reading her new books. Then go for a brisk countryside walk in the afternoon.
They compromise. They go sale shopping in the morning (Bernie: “I’ve been in some war zones with less chaos than this!”) They go countryside walking in the afternoon (Serena: “I could have admired sheep in a documentary, Berenice.”)