Growth in passenger numbers continued at Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) during March as passenger numbers rose by 7% compared to March 2017.
With 2016 being a leap year, the minds of many may be turning to romance and potentially popping the big question in the near future. An increasingly popular way of proposing to the one you love is to combine it with a getaway – making the big moment even more unforgettable. Take a look through Liverpool John Lennon Airport’s destinations page for some inspiration and read on for some of our favourite romantic proposal locations.
The Big Apple is home to dozens of world famous landmarks, making the possibilities for proposals virtually endless. Fancy getting down on one knee at the top of the Empire State Building? Or how about during a romantic picnic or horse-drawn ride in Central Park? If you want to combine your proposal with the purchase of an engagement ring then there are few places more iconic than Tiffany’s, and what could be more romantic than to pop the question surrounded by the stunning views on the Staten Island Ferry? You can fly to New York from Liverpool with Aer Lingus, and take advantage of the US Customs Pre-Clearance facility during your short stopover at Dublin.
Another destination increasing in popularity as a short romantic getaway is Belfast. This beautiful city really does have something for everyone, with beautiful and historical sights to see, a thriving nightlife and of course, Belfast and surrounding areas are the stunning setting for much of the hit TV show, Game of Thrones. As a setting for a romantic proposal, Belfast offers a young and vibrant feel, with an impressive array of high quality restaurants, bars, pubs and clubs, or lush and striking countryside if that is more your style.
Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) is expecting the first Bank Holiday weekend of the year to be particularly busy with passenger numbers set to be around 10% higher than last year as thousands of travelers from across the region jet off for Easter from Liverpool.
TUI UK’s first programme launch after last year’s re-brand unveils a new route to Dalaman, Turkey from Liverpool John Lennon Airport for summer 2019.