As the name suggests, weekend getaway feature brings those travel destinations around your location where you can reach within 5-6 hours of road journey, so that you can go to the destination, spend some quality time with friends and family and come back your place on a weekend.
On the other hand there are instances when after reaching a travel destination, traveller looks for other nearby places, at drive-able distance. Weekend Getaway feature brings the travel destination from your current location.
Before moving, you can use the app to explore this destination, find places of interest, details, timings etc. You can also find driving direction and navigate to that getaway.